Lucy Benson-Brown is a producer, writer & film-maker.
After graduating from Manchester School of Theatre in 2008 with a BA in Acting, she turned to writing and producing theatre before moving into film production. She is a past alumni of Old Vic New Voices, The Royal Court Young Writers Programme and John York Story for Script Development which was part of an awarded Screenskills Bursary in 2021. She is also a freelance narrative script and book reader for The Forge.
As a writer, her first produced play 'Cutting Off Kate Bush' premiered at the 2014 Edinburgh Festival and after a successful, sell-out run, the show transferred to Paines Plough Roundabout's Brave New Work Season at Hackney Downs Studios and then played sold-out shows at the Out to Lunch Festival, Belfast in January 2015. The show was featured on BBC 6 Music Radio with Shaun Keaveny as well as covered by all Edinburgh Fringe Press including The Guardian, The Stage, Broadway Baby, A Younger Theatre and The Independent.
As a film-maker, her first short film 'Radio Silence' written, produced and co-directed with Joe Ransom, premiered at London Lift Off Festival in December 2021 and subsequently played at film festivals throughout 2022, including Nottingham International Film Festival, Sci-Fi London, Los Angeles Lift Off, as well as gaining Semi-Finalist at Flickers' Rhode Island International Film Festival (BAFTA/Oscar Qualifying) and Finalist for Best Indie Short at the New York International Film Awards.
As a producer, Lucy has worked on global TVC campaigns, short films, music videos and online content for brands such as Adidas, FIFA, Samsung & Barclays, working with the likes of Agile Films, Armoury, Curly, Great Guns, Knucklehead, Rebolucion, Radical Media & Private Island.
For work enquiries please contact:
+44 (0) 20 7434 2647