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The UK – China film co-production treaty has just been ratified. Congratulations to all those who worked hard to make it happen over several years, including everyone involved at the BFI. Details of the treaty can be found here: I

Script development – key to success

Keeping the UK creative edge in content creation There were some great contributions at the Westmister Forum on TV Finance and Production in London in November, where politicians, producers and media financiers gathered to discuss the business. Despite some of

Welcome to Gavin James

The Proper Picture Co is proud to Welcome Gavin James as Executive Producer. Gavin is a great, amiable guy, but also wonderful at what he does. He has extensive experience as a senior executive in all aspects of the film

Berlin and Cannes 2013

The Proper Picture Co attended both an icy Berlin Film Market and a steamy-rainy Cannes Marche du Film in 2013, with excellent results. We discussed several of our larger projects with major financiers and some interesting potential co-producers from across

Dingle Film Festival 2012

Proper Picture posse at Dingle Film Festival where Ned Dowd and Brendan Foley were guest speakers. The festival is held in one of the most beautiful parts of Ireland in the area where the movie classic Ryan’s Daughter was filmed.

Why Proper Picture Co?

Why The Proper Picture Co? Because we know how hard it is to make a great movie, and we believe there’s no point in making any other kind. We believe that great movies can be both creative and commercial. We