Please wait...

Finished > Drama > Series

Hidden (Craith)

8 x 1 hr

Severn Screen

Some scars never heal.

Hidden is the eight-part crime drama from the award-winning makers of Hinterland.  DCI Cadi John stands overlooking her childhood home. This is a landscape she knows well. A world she never expected to return to.

Drawn back for personal reasons – the faltering health of her beloved father – Cadi finds herself policing the precinct and people of her youth. It is a job she enjoys. However, when the body of a local woman is found in a remote river, Cadi’s world - and the world of those around her – is changed forever.

A story of family and sisterhood; three sisters caring for their stricken father; three sisters negotiating their own disparate lives, and three sisters connected by birth, but driven apart by blood. When another local girl goes missing, what began with a murder investigation, quickly escalates into a race against time; a desperate search to save the life of a vulnerable young woman held against her will in a ramshackle compound in the mountains.

Hidden is a gripping serial made up of inter-weaving narratives, all of them linked by a single crime – the abduction and incarceration of three young women, held in captivity, high in the hills by a local man. For Cadi and her sisters, the investigation will pose difficult questions, testing their love for each other and forcing them to answer the ultimate question – what comes first, family or truth?

Awards

BAFTA Cymru Awards 2018 - Best Actor for Rhodri Meilir (Nomination)
BAFTA Cymru Awards 2018 - Best Actress for Gwyneth Keyworth
BAFTA Cymru Awards 2018 - Director (Fiction) for Gareth Bryn (Nomination)
BAFTA Cymru Awards 2018 - Editing for Sara Jones (Nomination)
BAFTA Cymru Awards 2018 - Photography and Lighting (Nomination)

Reviews

Hidden practices a restraint so strong (and unusual) that you can almost feel it in your stomach.
- New York Times

Beautifully scripted and lit and cleverly filmed, this eight-part psychological thriller is one to watch.
- The Observer

The slate skies and desolate moors of north Wales provide a suitably unsettling backdrop for this excellent bilingual psychological thriller.
- The Guardian

Grim, but compelling.
- The Times

Deeply engrossing, compelling drama.
-The Killing Times

Mark Andrew and Ed Talfan’s bilingual thriller unfolds with unnerving pace, using landscape and silence where lesser talents might fall back on action and exposition.
- The Times

A bleak psychological thriller by any estimation, but hugely compelling thanks to the surefooted plotting and strong performances.
- The Guardian

 

Credit Line

Produced by Severn Screen in association with S4C, BBC Cymru Wales, BBC Four and all3media international

Cast

Sian Reese-Williams, Rhodri Meilier, Owen Arwyn

Director(s)

Gareth Bryn

Additional Credits

Executive Producers: Mark Andrew, Ed Talfan

You must be signed in to view this page.
Please click here to sign in or register, or alternatively click here to go to the home page