Lotus

Lotus

A coming of age film poem shot on Walthamstow Marshes in east London. Lotus premiered at Festival de Cannes, 2011 and was shortlisted for the G-Technology 2011 Driven Creativity Competition.

The film features Mark Richman who worked with Eelyn as a young filmmaker and Keon Williams who was a major contributor in her film and blog project Arts Beyond the Classroom 

Keon  putting_lotus_in_water Mark 

Eugene_with_ladderpod  Winstan_up_ladderpod ladderpod__shopping_trolley  

Voice Over - Shango Baku
Cinematography - Winstan Whitter
Editing & Sound Design - Francis Morgan-Giles
Camera Assistant - Eugene Osei

Watch the full film below.

News

IMAGE Eelyn Lee Awarded New Film Commission

Wednesday, 27 May 2020
Delighted to announce that Eelyn Lee has been awarded a commission from Chinese Art Now [CAN] to realise her new film project, Casting Fu Manchu.  Eelyn's project is one of six new CAN Digital Commissions that will premiere later this year in the lead up to the CAN Festival in February... Read More...

IMAGE Talking Identity & Purpose at Creative Mornings, Sheffield

Thursday, 09 April 2020
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Thursday, 12 March 2020
Eelyn will be talking about 'Sustaining Your Creative Practice' at a special event organised by gal-dem and Kickstarter. Part of a tour of events aimed at equipping women and non-binary people of colour with... Read More...