FESTIVALS AND MARKETS

We Are UK FILM brings together the UK's film commissions, national and regional agencies, producers and sales companies at key international festivals and markets including Berlin, FILMART, Cannes and Toronto.

UK FILM returned to Hong Kong

The UK Film Centre returned to Hong Kong for FILMART (Hong Kong International Film & Television Market) the content sales market that ran from 24th to 27th March, alongside the Hong Kong International Film Festival.

The UK Film Centre information desk supplied visitors with information about how the British Film Commission and the British Film Institute support filmmaking in the UK and how UK Trade & Investment helps connect British and international companies, particularly through its local office in the British Consulate in Hong Kong.

We have created a downloadable PDF which includes useful info on UK FILMS FOR SALE FILMART 2014 including sales company contact details.

The UK FILM Centre umbrella stand is supported by the BFI (via lottery funding) and UK Trade & Investment and is organised by Film Export UK.

 

OUR PARTNERS IN HONG KONG

ALTITUDE FILM ENTERTAINMENT

Altitude is involved in film production, financing and international sales. The company’s first creative partnerships are with Jalmari Helander and Alex Garland for Big Game starring Samuel L Jackson, Onni Tommila and Jim Broadbent; James Watkins and Simon Duric for The Loch; director Jabbar Raisani for Outpost 37, and Gregor Cameron and Owen Harris for Kill Your Friends.

For more information please visit:
http://www.altitudefilment.com/

CELSIUS ENTERTAINMENT

Celsius Entertainment is a London and Berlin based sales and financing company wholly-owned and managed by Thierry Wase-Bailey, a 25 year veteran of the international film sales business.
Our current slate of completed films includes Castle Rock’s THE FIRST TIME, Canana’s COME OUT AND PLAY starring Vinessa Shaw & Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Travis Fine’s ANY DAY NOW, winner of
an unprecedented 13 audience awards and Park-Chan Wook’s 2003 cult classic OLDBOY, digitally re-mastered version. Our new slate of films includes ROSA [working title] from acclaimed director
Ray Lawrence [JINDABYNE, LANTANA] and THE LORD OF THE RINGS producer.

For further information please visit:
http://alllouisianafilmstudios.com/CELSIUS/

CONTENT MEDIA CORPORATION

Launched in 2002 by Jamie Carmichael, Content Film is the sales arm of the Content Media Corporation Ltd. We’re looking to make and represent high profile, commercial feature films with great artistic and theatrical ambition.

The latest titles on our slate include ‘Pudsey: The Movie’ starring Britian’s Got Talent famous winning dog; the supernatural horror ‘Dark Summer’ directed by Paul Solet; the violent SAS action thriller ‘He Who Dares’; ‘Nothing Left To Fear’ produced by Slash and
starring Clancy Brown and Anne Heche; the mind-bending thriller ‘Mr Jones’ directed by ‘The Divide’’s writer; the sci-fi action thriller starring Toby Stephens and Caity Lotz ‘The Machine’; the enchanting adventure ‘A Long Way Home’ starring Peter Dinklage and to be directed by Paki Smith; ‘Concussion’ which world premiered in Sundance 2013 and had its international premiere at the Berlinale in Panorama, the terrifying ghost story ‘The Pact 2’ starring Camilla Luddington, Patrick Fischler and Caity Lotz, Sebastian Silva’s
‘Crystal Fairy’ which won the Directing Award in the world dramatic cinema section following the Sundance world premiere in 2013, the ultra-violent medieval actioner ‘Ironclad: Battle for Blood’ and the horror ‘Outpost III: Rise of the Spetsnaz’.

For more information please visit:
http://www.contentmediacorp.com/

DOGWOOF

Dogwoof Global is the international sales arm of Dogwoof, the leading UK distributor of documentaries. In our line up, Web Junkie, Blackfish, The House I Live In, Marina Abramovic the Artist is Present.

For more information please visit: http://dogwoof.com/

INDEPENDENT FILM SALES

Independent specializes in the development, financing, production and distribution of independent feature films. Independent most recently produced John Banville’s Booker Prize winning novel The Sea which premiered at the Toronto Film Festival 2013. Previously, Independent produced the Tolstoy - based film Boxing Day that had its World Premiere at Venice. In 2011 Independent produced the critically acclaimed adaptation of Lionel Shriver’s novel We Need To Talk About Kevin, directed by Lynne Ramsay, and world premiered it in competition in Cannes. Independent also acquires third party rights to manage through its sales and distribution divisions. Latest titles include David Mackenzie’s Starred Up, released by Fox Searchlight in the UK, Sean Ellis’ Sundance Audience Award winner and Bafta nominee Metro Manila, Director James Ward Byrkit’s Coherence which recently won awards at the Austin Fantastic Fest and at Sitges, and Multi Award winning documentary Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry.

For more information please visit:
http://www.independentfilmcompany.com/

SARGENT-DISC

Sargent-Disc provides a range of integrated payroll and residuals, accounting and software services for the entertainment industry, tailored to your production and corporate needs. Our services are delivered by a team of internationally experienced production accountants and assistants, who together have many years of professional knowledge and expertise.

We understand the pressures involved in working to tight schedules and deadlines. Working closely with our clients, we deliver personalised, professional and cost effective services. Sargent-Disc also publishes expert industry insights, based on research and
analysis – in areas such as industry pay scales and country specific profiles.

For further information please visit:
http://www.sargent-disc.com/sargent-disc-uk.aspx

SC FILMS INTERNATIONAL

SC Films International is a London based sales, distribution, production and finance company. We distribute 8 - 10 commercial theatrical titles per year with a budget range of $1 - 25 million.
2013 was our busiest year yet and saw our slate continue to diversify and grow stronger. Titles included: Monty Python’s 3D animation film A Liar’s Autobiography which was screened at more than 35 festivals, and the US smash hit action film Bad Ass with Danny Trejo.
We are currently in various stages of production; Wish 3D animation from writer/director Cory Edwards, British psychological thriller The Last Showing starring horror legend Robert Englund, and Charming 3D from the producer of Shrek franchise.
For more information please visit:
http://www.scfilmsinternational.com/

THE WORKS INTERNATIONAL

Established in 1986, The Works International is one of Europe’s leading sales agents and has cemented its position in the marketplace with a string of commercial and artistic successes. Highlights over the years have included Oscar winners “The Cove”, “Man on Wire”, “The Crying Game”, “No Man’s Land”, “Antonia’s Line” and “Six Shooter”; Oscar nominees “Venus” and “Whale Rider”; Golden Globe nominee and worldwide smash hits “Bend It Like Beckham” and “I Am Love”; “In This World” and “The Road To Guantanamo”, winners of the Berlin Golden Bear and Silver Bear respectively; and Cannes Competition award-winners “Sweet Sixteen” and “Clean”.

For more information please visit:
http://www.theworksfilmgroup.com/

UK Film At FILMART