This week saw the first screening of new British film Fast Girls. Take a look above for the extended trailer.
When sassy streetwise Shania (Lenora Crichlow) meets ambitious, middle class Lisa (Lily James), their two worlds collide on the athletics track with explosive results. As the “FAST GIRLS” strive to qualify for a major world athletics championship, they battle adversity and rivalry on their dramatic, heartwarming and inspirational journey.
Starring: Lenora Chrichlow (Being Human), Lily James (Clash of the Titans 2) and Bradley James (Merlin).
Support cast includes: Noel Clarke (4,3,2,1, Adulthood, Kidulthood), Lorraine Burroughs (Dr Who), BAFTA nominee Phil Davis (Vera Drake), Rupert Graves (V For Vendetta) and newcomers Lsshana Lynch, Dominique Tipper and Hannah Frankson.
Directed by: Award-winning young filmmaker Regan Hall (3 Hours)
Produced by: Damian Jones (The Iron Lady, Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll),
Co-scripted by Noel Clarke, Jay Basu and Roy Williams.
Fast Girls will be released in UK cinemas on June 15th in time for the London 2012 Olympic Games – great timing!