Michael Sheen's Passion play to become a film
Passion will be the final, and largest, production by National Theatre Wales in their successful inaugural year. Written by Welsh poet Owen Sheers and under the guidance of creative director Sheen, the play will be inspired by the the biblical Passion Play and will be performed in various locations across the town.
Michael Sheen in Port Talbot (while filming for BBC Wales' Coming Home)
The Film Agency for Wales has awarded £125,000 from £425,000 for film Port Talbot Passion, while three other Welsh filmmaking projects will benefit from awards.