Feature Films – Bringing creative ideas to life…

Feature Films is an internationally multi-award winning creator of outstanding TV, film and digital content.

OUR VISION

Established in 1993 to promote excellence in programme-making, Feature Films has built a strong reputation for quality shows and first class crews, servicing an impressive range of commercial clients and broadcasters.

The company now boasts dedicated corporate and motion picture divisions, that draw from its considerable broadcast expertise.

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Broadcast

Feature Films produces a diverse range of programming specialising in factual entertainment and drama. Its crews have serviced numerous shows, whether single or multicamera, studio or outside broadcast, from Eastenders, to The BBC Proms and Springwatch to Crimewatch, along with most of the major sporting and Royal events.

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Corporate

Feature Films produces a mixture of award winning commercials, promotion and product support films where its ethos and values are still firmly rooted in the very best of the broadcast world. It boasts an impressive range of blue chip clients yet also feels equally at ease working with the charity, community and voluntary sector.

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Motion Picture

Feature Films has developed projects over two decades and is developing its motion picture capability with the move to Pinewood Studios being a key part of this organic strategy. Feature Films provides key staff to a range of projects and also has a development slate of projects both live action and animation.

OUR WORK

Our work provides a selection of examples and styles of films, commercials and broadcast programmes we have filmed and/or produced.

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OUR SERVICES

Our crews all come from a broadcast background and in particular from BBC Television where they have many years experience on a wide variety of shows.

  • Camera

    We have supplied DOPs, Lighting Cameramen and Camera Operators to programmes filming across the world and including, The Olympics and The Commonwealth Games. Dramas, such as Eastenders and Crimewatch, Factual Entertainment including Watchdog and Songs of Praise.

  • SOUND

    Our Sound Recordists have a range of backgrounds and expertise working on both drama and factual programming. We have a core of 4 regular freelance recordists and further staff we can draw on.

  • PRODUCTION

    Our team include award winning Directors with extensive broadcast experience on a range of genres. We provide a script to screen facility one stop option or provide individual elements to enhance your own production. We also provide consultancy in the development and production of programmes

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  • EDITING AND GRAPHICS

    We provide our edit facilities on site at Pinewood Studios or have ‘fly away’ units should it be advantageous to edit on location. We have developed a close relationship with key graphic artists providing a synergy and continuity to even the most complex 3D animation.

  • DEVELOPMENT

    Working with clients as partners in the evolution of a germ of an idea and growing that idea into a powerful and engaging piece of communication is central to our approach, all the time focusing on the added value we can bring, both to the audience and to the commissioning organisation.

  • DISTRIBUTION

    As a member of PACT - The Producers Alliance for Cinema and Television, we have access to many distribution markets and are experienced both in the delivery of traditional content through such media as Blue Ray and DVD, yet also equally comfortable with the new ongoing and emerging digital platforms.

OUR COSTS

CREW

10Hours/day
  • Director of Photography without film kit - £600
  • Camera Operator without film kit - £375
  • Lighting Cameraman without film kit - £450 with film kit - £800
  • Assistant Camera without film kit - £300
  • Digital Imaging Technician without film kit - £275
  • Grip without film kit - £400
  • Electrician without lighting kit - £300
  • Sound Recordist without sound kit - £350 with sound kit - £425
  • Boom Operator without sound kit - £325
  • Filming kits - £300

PRODUCTION

10Hours/day
  • Producer/Director - £500
  • First Assistant - £300
  • Production Manager - £375
  • Production Assistant - £250
  • Casting Director - £485
  • Art Director - £485
  • Wardrobe - £360
  • Make-up - £400

POST PRODUCTION

10Hours/day
  • Editor - £400
  • Graphics - £600
  • Edit Suite - £250
  • Package programme budgets - £3000

PSBT has worked with Feature Films over many years. Simon Curtis produces beautiful images (sometimes from the most trying circumstances), is highly creative, extremely thorough, always reliable and very personable. He’s one of the best in the business.

Margo HorsleyCEO, Public Service Broadcasting Trust

OUR HAPPY CLIENTS

  • BBC
  • PSBT Fixers
  • Sunseeker
  • NHS
  • Channel 5
  • ITV Studios
  • Lloyds Banking Group
  • Liverpool Victoria

NEWS

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Pinewood Studios
Room 62, E Block
Pinewood Road
Iver Heath
Buckinghamshire
SL0 0NH

Pinewood 0013