BFI NETWORK X Film Hub Midlands present a Q&A with LYNN + LUCY Writer- Director Fyzal Boulifa

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Join filmmaker and curator Denyce Blackman as she speaks to Leicester born and raised Writer-Director Fyzal Boulifa about his career and his journey making his debut feature LYNN + LUCY which was recently released on BFI Player.

Friday 10th July, 3PM

The session will be hosted online via Zoom, there will be opportunity to ask questions via the Q&A function during the event.


LYNN + LUCY synopsis

Lynn (Roxanne Scrimshaw) and Lucy (Nichola Burley) have been friends their whole lives; inseparable at school and now living as neighbours and young mothers on an estate. But when a tragedy befalls the pair, a chain of events is set in motion that will severely test their bond, bringing out fears and resentments in the local community.

Watch the Trailer  (CERT TBC)

Information about film

LYNN + LUCY was supported through development and production by the BFI Film Fund, using National Lottery money to back filmmakers with bold and distinctive projects, progressive, and culturally relevant stories.

Emerging filmmakers, Boulifa and the film's producer Camilla Bray were both supported by the BFI NETWORK talent development programme; Boulifa received early development support via Creative England’s Emerging Talent Fund; whilst Bray took part in the 2016 residential BFI NETWORK Weekender development programme. That same year, Bray received a BFI Vision Award to build her production company Rosetta Productions and develop her ambitious slate of projects.