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Barry Keoghan, Jared Abrahamson, Blake Jenner, Ann Dowd, and Udo Kier join cast of American Animals

09 Feb, 2017 Productions
by Film4 Team

Barry Keoghan, Jared Abrahamson, Blake Jenner, Ann Dowd, and Udo Kier have joined the cast of AMERICAN ANIMALS alongside Evan Peters who was previously announced.

The heist film is written and will be directed by Bart Layton. Co-financed and developed by Film4 and AI Film, the film, which is based on a true story, is a Raw production, produced by Katherine Butler, Dimitri Doganis, Derrin Schlesinger and Mary Jane Skalski. Executive Producers of the project are Aviv Giladi and Len Blavatnik …

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Aubrey Plaza, Emile Hirsch, Jemaine Clement, Matt Berry And Craig Robinson To Star In Jim Hosking’s An Evening With Beverly Luff Linn

08 Feb, 2017 Productions Posted in:

Park Pictures, Wigwam Films and Rook Films announced today that production for An Evening With Beverly Luff Linn has commenced.

Aubrey Plaza (Parks And Recreation, Safety Not Guaranteed), Emile Hirsch (Lone Survivor, Milk, Into The Wild), Jemaine Clement (What We Do In The Shadows), Matt Berry (Moon), and Craig Robinson (Morris From America, This Is The End, Pineapple Express) head the cast in the film, directed by BIFA Discovery Award winner Jim Hosking (The Greasy Strangler). Written by David Wike and …

MK2 and Protagonist Pictures join forces for Pawel Pawlikowski’s Film4-backed feature Cold War

08 Feb, 2017 Productions Posted in: News

MK2 Films and Protagonist Pictures have teamed up to handle worldwide sales on COLD WAR, the new film from Academy award-winning writer/director Paweł Pawlikowski which has begun production in Poland. The film will be introduced to buyers at EFM in Berlin, and is due for completion in 2018.

Pawlikowski’s most recent film Ida was a global success, packing out arthouses and winning the Oscar and BAFTA for best foreign language film as well as three European Film Awards including best European …

Film4 joins forces with Seven Bucks Productions, Misher Films and WWE Studios for Stephen Merchant’s Fighting With My Family

07 Feb, 2017 Productions Posted in:

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson and Dany Garcia’s Seven Bucks Productions, Misher Films, WWE Studios, and Film4 are all teaming up to produce the upcoming feature film Fighting With My Family, a comedy-drama written and directed by Stephen Merchant, based on the true personal story of WWE Superstar Paige and her family of professional wrestlers.

The film is inspired by the Channel 4 British documentary The Wrestlers: Fighting With My Family and tells the story of reformed gangster and former wrestler Ricky, …

Film4-Backed Films Receive Eight Nominations At The London Critics’ Circle Film Awards

21 Dec, 2016 Productions Posted in: Awards

Andrea Arnold’s American Honey continued its run of awards success today, with five nominations at the London Critics’ Circle Film Awards: Film of the Year, British/Irish Film of the Year, Supporting Actor of the Year (Shia LaBeouf), Supporting Actress of the Year (Riley Keough) and Technical Achievement (Robbie Ryan – Cinematography).

There were two awards for Ben Wheatley’s High-Rise: British/Irish Film of the Year and Technical Achievement (Mark Tildesley – Production Design). And Naomie Harris was nominated as British/Irish Actress for her …

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