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McQueen

RELEASE WINTER 2017

SALES AGENT: EMBANKMENT

DIRECTOR: IAN BONHOTE

WRITER: PETER ETTEDGUI

SYNOPSIS: ALEXANDER MCQUEEN’S RAGS-TO-RICHES STORY IS A MODERN-DAY FAIRY TALE LACED WITH THE GOTHIC. MIRRORING THE SAVAGE BEAUTY, BOLDNESS AND VIVACITY OF HIS DESIGN, THIS FILM IS AN INTIMATE REVELATION OF MCQUEEN’S OWN WORLD, BOTH TORTURED AND INSPIRED, WHICH CELEBRATES A RADICAL AND MESMERISING GENIUS OF PROFOUND INFLUENCE.

Fred

RELEASE SPRING 2018

DIRECTOR: PAUL VAN CARTER

UK DISTRIBUTOR: LIONSGATE

SYNOPSIS: A FULL-ACCESS BIOGRAPHICAL INVESTIGATION INTO THE LIFE OF FORMER GANGSTER FREDIE FOREMAN, NOW AGED 85, AND OFTEN REFERRED TO AS THE GODFATHER OF BRITISH CRIME. THIS FILM, PANNING FROM THE BLITZ TO 1960s UNDERWORLD LONDON, TO THE 1980s SHOREDITCH HEIST, GETS UNDER THE SKIN OF A VILLAIN SEEKING CATHARSIS FROM HIS SINS.

Breaking Habits

RELEASE SPRING 2018

DIRECTOR: ROB RYAN

WRITER: ROB RYAN

SYNOPSIS: IN ONE OF THE MOST DANGEROUS TOWNS IN AMERICA, A COMMUNE OF NUNS RUN AN ILLEGAL CANNABIS FARM AMONGST CARTEL, NATIVE TRIBES, ADDICTS, AND THE LOCAL SHERIFF. THE SISTERS OF THE VALLEY IS RUN BY SISTER KATE  – UNDER REPEATED ARMED ATTACK FROM GANGS, SHE HASN’T GIVEN UP. AS CANNABIS IS SET TO BECOME THE FIRST BILLION-DOLLAR INDUSTRY NOT DOMINATED BY MEN, THIS FILM LOOKS AT ONE WOMAN CAUGHT UP IN A MODERN DAY WILD WEST.

The Guv'nor

RELEASED OCTOBER 2016

SALES AGENT: EMBANKMENT FILMS

UK DISTRIBUTOR: LIONSGATE

DIRECTOR: PAUL VAN CARTER

WRITER: PAUL VAN CARTER

SYNOPSIS: A BIOGRAPHICAL DOCUMENTARY ABOUT STREET FIGHTER LENNY MCLEAN, PRESENTED BY HIS ONLY SON JAMIE. FROM HIS VIOLENT UPBRINGING IN 1950S EAST LONDON, LENNY ROSE TO FAME WHEN HE WON THE TITLE OF “THE GUV’NOR” FROM ROY SHAW, AND WENT ON TO STAR IN “LOCK STOCK AND TWO SMOKING BARRELS”.

FESTIVALS: NOMINATED FOR BEST DOCUMENTARY, EAST END FILM FESTIVAL 2016
NOMINATED BEST ACTION, NATIONAL FILM AWARDS 2017

Iconoclast

RELEASE SUMMER 2017

SALES AGENT: GOLDCREST

US DISTRIBUTOR: SABOTEUR MEDIA

DIRECTOR: KING ADZ

WRITER: KING ADZ

SYNOPSIS: THE LIFE STORY OF THE WORLD’S MOST NOTORIOUS ART SMUGGLER, MICHEL VAN RIJN, THE PRIME SUSPECT IN THE ISABELLA GARDNER HEIST – WHO IN THE COURSE OF THE FILM SHOCKINGLY CONFESSES TO BEING A MOSSAD ASSASSIN THROUGHOUT THE 1970S.  

Theo & Oskar’s House

DIRECTOR: NICK TAUSSIG

RELEASE DATE: TBC

IN 2014, THEO (6) AND OSKAR (4) WERE DIAGNOSED WITH DUCHENNE MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY – A DEVASTATING FATAL MUSCLE WASTING DISEASE THAT WILL FORCE THEM OFF THEIR FEET AND INTO WHEELCHAIRS, AND LIKELY KILL THEM BEFORE THEY BECOME MEN. THIS FILM TELLS THE STORY OF HOW THEIR PARENTS, NICK AND KLARA, RESPONDED TO THIS TRAGEDY, AND SET ABOUT CREATING A MAGICAL HOUSE FOR THEO AND OSKAR IN THE HEART OF BOX HILL, A HOME THAT WILL NURTURE THEIR HEARTS AND SPIRITS IN SPITE OF THEIR LIFE-LIMITING DISEASE. 

 

Surrender: The Art of Jan Fabre

DIRECTOR: PHIL GRIFFIN

WRITER: PHIL GRIFFIN

SALES AGENT: TBA

JAN FABRE IS A BELGIAN ARTIST WHOSE WORK IS NEVER FAR FROM CONTROVERSY. SURRENDER FOCUSES ON HIS INTENSE PREPARATIONS FOR ONE OF THE MOST RADICAL THEATRE PROJECTS OF ALL TIME: MOUNT OLYMPUS, A 24 HOUR PERFORMANCE WITH 27 ACTORS ON STAGE.

Gascoigne

RELEASED JUNE 2015

SALES AGENT: BBC WORLDWIDE

UK DISTRIBUTOR: EONE

DIRECTOR: JANE PRESTON

WRITER: JANE PRESTON 

SYNOPSIS: WITH AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH PAUL “GAZZA” GASCOIGNE, THIS FILM CHARTS HIS RISE TO STARDOM AND BECOMING BRITAIN’S HIGHEST PAID AND MOST LOVED FOOTBALLER, THE WORLD CUP, INJURIES, AND HIS FALL FROM GRACE DUE TO ALCOHOLISM.

FESTIVALS: OFFICIAL SELECTION AT OFFSIDE FESTIVAL 2015, FOCAL FEST 2015, BERLIN 11MM 2016, THINKING BILBAO 2016, FOYLE FILM FESTIVAL 2016

The Challenge

RELEASED JUNE 2016

SALES AGENT: ZODIAK RIGHTS

UK DISTRIBUTOR: DISCOVERY CHANNEL

DIRECTOR: PETER WILLIAMS MBE

WRITER: PETER WILLIAMS MBE

SYNOPSIS: WHEN HIS SON WAS DIAGNOSED WITH DUCHENNE MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY, TO RAISE AWARENESS FOR THE DISEASE ALEX SMITH COMPLETED A TRIATHLON TAKING HIM OVER 15 HOURS – CARRYING HIS SON THE ENTIRE WAY.

FESTIVALS: WINNER BEST DOCUMENTARY MILAN INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL 2016