Luc Besson talks Lucy & The Fifth Element memories

Luc Besson is the brains behind some of the greatest action films of the past few decades, including Leon and Nikita .

His latest film, Lucy , stars Scarlett Johansson as the titular heroine, who undergoes a transformation when she ingests a drug that enables her to use more than the average 10% of her brain.

Find out what Besson had to say about the film below, along with some rather lovely memories from his time working with Bruce Willis on The Fifth Element .

Lucy opens in the UK on 22 August 2014.