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ESC at AFM 2014

Managing Director Jay Taylor will be at the AFM from 8th - 14th November presenting ESC’s exciting slate of features, including The Hippopotamus, based on Stephen Fry’s best-selling novel and starring Roger Allam. To arrange a meeting, please contact us.


The Hallow in post-production

ESF-backed The Hallow, director Corin Hardy’s hotly anticipated horror, is currently in post-production and will be released by eOne in 2015. Read Screen Daily’s interview with Hardy here


The Trust rights acquired by Saban Films

North American rights to ESF-backed crime thriller The Trust, starring Nicolas Cage, have been snapped up Saban Films. Read Deadline’s report here



Gone at LSFF 2015

ESC director Lawrence Page’s comedy short film Gone has been invited to screen at The London Short Film Festival 9th – 18th January 2015. ESC was last seen at LSFF in 2012, with John Jencks's comedy Not Now Pet.


Roger Allam to star in The Hippopotamus

Roger Allam will lead the cast of John Jencks’s comedy The Hippopotamus, adapted from the bestselling novel by Stephen Fry. Allam stars as Ted, a disgraced poet tasked with investigating unexplained 'miracle healings'. Read the Variety exclusive here