FESTIVALS AND MARKETS

UK FILM represents the UK Film industry national and regional agencies at key international festivals and markets  - Berlin, FILMART, Cannes and Toronto. Our aim to help make international connections and provide clear information about our great locations, services, talent and films.

UK FILM CENTRE PARTNERS

Creative Skillset

Creative Skillset empowers the Creative Industries to develop skills and talent; we do this by influencing and shaping policy and by securing the vital investment for individuals to become the best in their field and for businesses to grow. We work very closely with film to support the growth of the UK film sector by investing in a programme of training, education and support for employers, businesses, employees and freelancers across the value chain, driving business and career development. To date we have invested over £50 million pounds across hundreds of training schemes over the past 10 years. This investment ensures that the UK film industry has a talent pool of film professionals and technicians with world-class skills.

Elstree

London's most versatile TV and Film Studios.

Elstree Studios boasts seven film and TV stages, plus a green screen stage, providing more than 60,000sq ft. of stage space. Stages range in area from 4,000 to 16,000sq ft. and from 25ft. to 50ft. in height – offering two of the tallest sound proof stages in Europe. Elstree also offers workshops, production offices, dressing rooms, wardrobe, make up rooms, post production facilities, 500+ car parking spaces, 24/7 security, onsite catering along with a fantastic on site Media Village housing over 40 specialist media related companies.

Elstree Studios is superbly located close to the motorway network and international and local airports and is conveniently situated close to a high street environment which offers easy access to hotels, restaurants, shops and a train station.

Elstree Studios is London's number one studio for any film or television production, tour rehearsal, promo or commercial.

Contact Details

Roger Morris – Managing Director
0208 953 1600
info@elstreestudios.co.uk
www.elstreestudios.co.uk

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EP Sargent-Disc

Sargent-Disc EP Financial Solutions are leading global suppliers of international production incentives advice and lending, integrated payroll and residuals, accounting and software services for the production industry.

We distribute Movie Magic and Vista Accounting, provide software training and the Movie Magic Academic Partnership Programme across the globe.
Our worldwide network helps you deliver national and international productions cost effectively and efficiently. Clients include the major Hollywood studios, broadcasters, independent film and television producers and a range of corporate media companies. Credits: Gravity, Philomena, Captain Phillips, Rush, Mandela, Invisible Woman, The Book Thief, Love Punch, Sunshine on Leith, Under the Skin

Harbottle & Lewis

Harbottle & Lewis has over 50 years’ experience providing outstanding legal service to those working in the media and entertainment industries.

The firm is well placed to advise on all aspects of the film industry including structuring co-productions, pre-sales, equity and EIS, SEIS and other tax based funding, and bank finance arrangements throughout all stages in the life-cycle of a film, from development through to financing, production and distribution. The firm also advises on digital formats, digital distribution and other aspects of developing media for film and television, as well as advertising, sponsorship, product placement, music synchronizations and copyright issues.

Pinewood Studios Group

The Pinewood Studios Group is a leading provider of studio and related services to the global film and television industry.

Synonymous with world class British and international productions, the impressive heritage of its UK-based Pinewood and Shepperton Studios date back to the early 20th Century and are home to some of the most successful feature films and TV shows ever made.


The facilities comprise the best quality sound stages, a globally unique underwater filming stage, a wealth of specialist production resources, state of the art TV studios, post production and digital content services. The studios also offer easy access to the world's most experienced crews as well as the expertise of hundreds of complementary media companies based at its Pinewood and Shepperton Media Hubs.
Renowned across the globe for excellence in its field, the Pinewood brand is now being exported overseas to studios in Toronto, Canada; Atlanta, Georgia U.S.A; Berlin, Germany; Iskandar, Malaysia and the Dominican Republic. The Group also has an agreement in place with joint venture partner Seven Stars Media Limited to assess a number of business proposals in the growing entertainment market in China.

The Group now offers financing to UK film and television production as part of its growing range of services.

Recent film and TV productions that have used the Studios’ facilities include the 23rd James Bond film Skyfall (Eon Productions/MGM/Sony Pictures); Maleficent (Disney) Thor: The Dark World (Marvel), Fast and Furious 6 (Universal), Jack Ryan(Paramount), Muppets Most Wanted (Disney) and Kick-Ass 2 (Universal); The Voice; Would I Lie to You?; The National Lottery; Got To Dance and I Love My Country. Visit www.pinewoodgroup.com for more info.