Running time :55mins      Director: Jo Lewis

An Eye opening documentary following the first ever performance by pioneering Deaf and disabled company Graeae (pronounced Grey Eye) at London’s National Theatre.

Film Titles designed by Sir Peter Blake 




UK PREMIERE: Glasgow Film Festival

WORLD PREMIERE:   St Louis International Film Festival USA








Director and Producer:  Jo Lewis

18 years international production experience making factual docs and drama for companies including Talkback, IWC, Spun Gold and The BBC and films by Mike Leigh, Anthony Minghella, Ridley Scott and Andrea Arnolds OSCAR winning film ‘WASP’.

Jo has a background in theatre working with directors like David Farr, John Wright, Mel Smith and Dominic Cooke at The Gate and The Kings Head in London.  She has an MA in Text and Performance Studies from RADA.


DOP: Nicola Daley

For two consecutive years Nicola has been nominated for Best Cinematography in a Documentary by the Australian Academy of Cinema and TV Arts (Australian BAFTA) awards. Her feature film Pin Cushion (2017)  opened at Venice Critics Week at the Venice Film Festival to rave reviews.


Editor: Adam Gough

Adam recently edited Johnny Depp’s documentary on Keith Richards and ROMA for Alfonso Cuaron (winner Golden Lion Venice, Academy Award For Best Director, Best International Feature and Best Cinematography and BAFTA Award for Best Film).


Executive Producer: Simon Gilchrist

Simon has Directed, Produced and Series Produced critically acclaimed Documentaries for The Discovery Channel, National Geographic, Channel 4 and The BBC.  He has won a Royal Television Society Award and earned 4 BAFTA nominations.


Executive Producer: Lee Friend


Featuring the Director, Cast and Technical Crew of The Solid Life of Sugar Water.

The Solid Life of Sugar Water received unanimous acclaim from critics and audiences since its premiere at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Jack Thorne’s previous credits include Let the Right One In and Hope for the stage, as well as television dramas Glue, Skins, Shameless and This is England and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (West End and Broadway).


With the kind consent and co-operation of the members of The Graeae Theatre Company London.