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Lucy Brydon

Director, Writer

From Edinburgh, Lucy received a First Class BA from the University of Warwick in 2005 before moving to Shanghai. She lived there until 2010, writing, directing, and producing short films, commercials and television dramas as well as learning Mandarin. She then spent time studying Film Directing at Columbia University, and on her return to the UK continued to work in film. Alongside this she continued to write short stories and essays, which have been included in publications such as the Aesthetica Creative Writing Anthology 2015. In addition, her debut novel, Shanghai Passenger, was published in 2015. Her debut feature film SICK(ER) has been commissioned by Film London for their Microwave programme with support from BBC Films and the BFI.

FILM AS WRITER-DIRECTOR

British Council Research and Development Grant for Literature, 2014
Euro Connection, selected by the British Council, 2014
John Brabourne Award, 2014
Edinburgh International Film Festival Network Programme, 2014

SICK(ER)
2016
Feature
Writer-Director
Film London Microwave scheme 2016, with BFI and BBC Films
Recipient of the John Brabourne Award

THE SPACE IN BETWEEN
2014
Short
Writer-Director
Screenings: Whitechapel Gallery, 2015 and Aesthetica Film Festival, 2015

BABE
2013
Short
Writer/ Director/ Producer
Shy Child Productions

THE LAST CONVERSATION
2011
Short
Writer/Director/Producer

WATCHING
2010
Short
Writer/Director/Producer

PERSPECTIVES
2009
Short
Writer/Director/Producer

SCREENWRITING

THE BOY WHO DIED COMFORTABLY
Feature
Writer
Shortlisted for Sundance Institute Writer’s Lab

STEPHEN & ANNA
2013
Co-writer

SO IT GOES
2011
Short
Writer/Producer

SHANGHAI BIRDCAGE
2009
Short
Writer

THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF DESIRE
2009
Co-Writer
Bright Shadow Films

O-YEE-O
2009
Television series
Writer/Associate Producer
Vim Films

THE LANE
2009
Television series
Writer
She&Jul Films

PAPER CHILDREN
2008
Feature film
Writer and Assistant Producer
China Venture Films

SELECTED LITERARY AND EDITORIAL CREDITS

Shanghai Passenger
Novel
2015
Blue Mark Books

Content Curator, Audible, (January 2016 – present)

Lucy will lead the Screenwriting course on the University of Warwick’s Creative Writing Programme from October, 2016.

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