Written by Shona Smith on Dec 2, 2020. Posted in Production News

Ear for Eye wraps production in London

Principal production for Ear for Eye, the second feature from BAFTA and Olivier Award-winning writer and director Debbie Tucker ( has wrapped production. The shoot was based at Kennington Studios, London.

Lashana Lynch (No Time to Die, Captain Marvel) stars in the adaptation of Ear for an Eye. The feature follows British and American Black characters of different generations navigating their way through today’s society and offers a critical perspective on the state of the nation. Themes include demonstrations vs direct action, violence vs non-violence and the personal vs the structural.

Tosin Cole (Doctor Who, The Souvenir), Lashana Lynch, Demtri Goritas, Hayden Mclean and Kayla Meikle have reprised their role from the original stage production. Carmen Munroe (Desmond’s), Danny Sapani (Harlots, MotherFatherSon), Nadine Marshall (Sitting In Limbo) and Arinzé Kene (I’m Your Woman) also star.

The adaptation of  2018 stage production at the Royal Court Theatre is produced by Fiona Lamptey for Fruit Tree Media, with backing from BBC Film and BFI Awarding Funds from the National Lottery. A multi-platform release in early 2021 planned, as well as a broadcast premiere on BBC Two in Spring 2021.

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