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The film captures the spirit of Cornwall, talking to local potters, farmers, fishermen, artists and craftsmen. As each location is explored you will learn a little more about Cornish people, their history and culture.
Discover a changing landscape where myth and legend are never far away. Enjoy the open moorland with its stone circles and granite tors. Explore flower filled lanes, rich farmland and secret wooded valleys – all with intriguing stories of mining, smuggling and folklore. The sea is always just around the corner, exciting whether calm or stormy.
From Pencarrow, with its Georgian country house and world famous garden, to modern art in the Tate Gallery at St. Ives, by way of fishing villages and secluded coves this film will give you a complete guide to a unique county. You will sample a wide range of Cornwall’s archaeology, geology and culture as well as the wildlife and breathtaking scenery that has been the inspiration of countless artists.
Packed full of ideas and wonderful photography, The Real Cornwall looks at a county where the best treasures are to be found off the beaten track.
"Made with passion and conviction." – Cornish World Magazine "It’s a must." – Cornwall Today