21 Jul 2018

Parkour pupil’s unlikely friendship inspires new film

The inspirational story of how a boy who could hardly contain his movement was saved by a woman who’s own body was failing her.

Teenage pupil Lazlo’s love of parkour – urban running over roofs and round obstacles – had put him on the brink of expulsion from school. But meeting drama teacher Sue Wylie, who had been diagnosed with Parkinson’s, led to a cathartic friendship that inspired a play and then a film.