Lucy Forbes’s work is characterized by her bold visual style, unique comedic sensibility and universally relatable characters.
The London based filmmaker found breakout success with the darkly comedic coming of age story, In My Skin, for the BBC3, which won two BAFTA Cymru awards for Best Drama and Best Actress. She went on to helm Channel/4 Netflix’s critically acclaimed End of the F**ing World Season 2.
Lucy Forbes was recently selected for the Alice Initiative’s Annual List of Emerging Female Directors. Voted on by more than 50 female film executives, the annual list highlights 20 promising up-and-coming female filmmakers.
Prior to her long-form successes, Lucy began her career in commercials helming campaigns for brands as diverse as ASDA, Carphone Warehouse, Comic Relief and Oreo, always infusing her trademark style.