03Creature of the Estuary by Eelyn Lee WEB

Eelyn Lee is currently developing the third stage of her Monster Trilogy. Read about the journey so far here


Eelyn Lee is an award-winning artist and filmmaker who has screened work across London including Barbican, Tate Modern, National Portrait Gallery and Whitechapel Gallery as well as internationally in Paris, Berlin and Toronto.

Using processes of devising and collaboration, her films use rich imagery and soundscapes to tell multi-layered stories about people and place. The vision, energy and experience she brings to the creative process builds an environment conducive to making bold and original work.

Eelyn is currently developing the final iteration of her Monster Trilogy, a filmic exploration of monsters and fear inspired by Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.

Read film curator, Gareth Evans' article about Eelyn's unique 5-day lab that informed the first iteration, Monster.

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That we would see something translated so profoundly from a theatrical space to a cinematic one in just a handful of days is really extraordinary... A wonderful paradox."

Gareth Evans, film curator (Whitechapel Gallery) on Monster


IMAGE Double-Bill Screening from the Monster Trilogy

Monday, 05 December 2016
For the first time ever Eelyn Lee's latest film Creature of the Estuary will screen alongside Monster - marking an exciting opportunity to see the first two films in Lee's Monster Trilogy... Read More...

IMAGE Article in Vice about Creature of the Estuary

Monday, 17 October 2016
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IMAGE An Atmospheric Screening at Coalhouse Fort

Monday, 26 September 2016
Last night 180 people sat in deck chairs to watch a special outdoor preview screening of Creature of the Estuary at Coalhouse Fort, Tilbury. Introduced by writer and curator, Gareth Evans [Whitechapel], the film that delves in to... Read More...