PRESS

A Man at the Window Feature Film selected for participation with EIFF Talent Lab Connects 2021

I am thrilled, overwhelmed, and humbled that my gothic folktale feature film has been selected to take part in 2021’s EIFF Talent Lab Connects • I’ve pinched myself every single day since I found out. I feel so lucky to have been selected alongside the other incredible filmmakers and storytellers in the cohort. I can’t wait to work with the team to develop this story with the amazing support at TLC, Candle and Bell, and Maria Caruana Galizia.

Read about it via EIFF and Screen Daily∙ April 2021


Interview/Review: She Lives Alone via Horrified Mag

“…The scene between them is a masterclass in unspoken history, and there’s enough backstory here to fill a feature film – but Rose (very wisely) doesn’t try to cram it all into fifteen minutes. Instead, the important points are deftly hinted, following the edict of ‘show, don’t tell’ (and sometimes not even showing, but simply making understood)...”

Read the feature here ∙ February 2021


Interview: Writer and Filmmaker Lucy Rose On… Cathartic Horror, Problematic Directors, And Why You Should Write What You Know

“…One of the hardest things to overcome as a creative is understanding that your creativity, and everything it makes, will be imperfect. And that’s fine!...”

Read the feature here ∙ February 2021


Lucy Rose discusses the gothic tradition and She Lives Alone: a period, folk horror that sounds an alarm about contemporary trauma.

“…I like to view my characters as people who already exist – it is my job to get to know them. We wanted to bring to life that feeling you get when you lay awake at night and you hear a noise. The fear in your chest and windpipe becomes a sort of vacuum. I think horror is constantly underestimated, but actually replicating that feeling and emulating it for the audience is really challenging...”

Read the feature here ∙ January 2021


The One That Got Away interview w/ Paula Redman

“…I like to view my characters as people who already exist – it is my job to get to know them rather than create them...”

Read the feature here ∙ January 2021


44 Women & Non-Binary Filmmakers We Loved In 2020

Really delighted to have been featured on Rianne Picture’s list of women and non-binary filmmakers to watch. Humbled to be in amongst such talented creatives.

Read the feature here ∙ December 2020


LIFF Feature from Rianne Pictures

She Lives Alone featured by Rianne Picture’s Leeds International Film Festival round-up for 2020.

“…She Lives Alone is an eerie tale detailing how isolation can become our biggest enemy…

Read the feature here ∙ December 2020


November 2020

Lucy Rose Channels Robert Eggers for Her Remote Folklorish Tale of Past Trauma She Lives Alone

…a dark and unsettling take on the period film, with a finale that’s bound to etch itself into the mind of FrightFest goers this weekend…

I was interviewed by Twelve Cabins about my experience making She Lives Alone. Read their review of the film and the interview here.

October 2020


The DreamSwarm Podcast

Listen Here for all things folklore, horror and film.

September 2020