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About Caspian Films
Caspian Films is a UK production company founded by Georgie Paget (QUEENS OF SYRIA) and Thembisa Cochrane (THE HARVESTERS). The company produced D.R. Hood's second feature US AMONG THE STONES in 2019 and projects in development include MY DRIVER & I from Saudi Arabian writer/ director Ahd Kamel (SANCTITY) and WE SPEAK GAYLE, based on the short documentary commissioned as part of #MoreFilms4Freedom by the British Council, BFI Flare and BFI Network.
About Creative England Film
Creative England films have made a big impact in a short time. Through iFeatures we have realised outstanding debut features, including BIFA/EFA winner Lady Macbeth, BAFTA Scotland winner The Levelling, BIFA/BAFTA nominee Apostasy, BIFA winners Perfect Ten and The Goob, and more.
Our National Lottery supported Production Fund has financed successful fiction and documentary releases, including BAFTA-Scotland winner Calibre, Academy Award nominee 45 Years, and BIFA winners God’s Own Country, Notes on Blindness, Adult Life Skills and Orion.
The West Midlands Production Fund, using European Regional Development Fund finance, has backed multi-award-winning film and TV productions, ranging from The Girl With All the Gifts and Nativity!, to Small Axe, Line of Duty and Dancing On the Edge.
We have supported a wide range of features through National Lottery funding, including Censor, After Love, Surge, Animals, Days of the Bagnold Summer, The Last Tree, Lynn + Lucy, Westwood, Only You, The Ritual, Kingdom of Us, Sunset Song and many more. We have funded over one hundred short films, including BIFA winner The Big Day.
In partnership with Sky Arts we have financed Comedy Shorts, the Tate Walks series, and our shortfFLIX initiative, which discovered unrepresented filmmakers and premiered their debut shorts.