UK Film Council

Films produced by UK Film Council

  • How I Live Now
    Fifteen year old Elizabeth is an American girl from NYC on holiday in the English countryside with her family who suddenly finds herself in hiding and fighting for her survival as the Third World War breaks out.
  • Attack The Block
    A teen gang in South London defend their block from an alien invasion. From the creators of Shaun of the Dead and Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, comes this zany alien movie that has been all the rage in the United Kingdom. A group o...
  • The Deep Blue Sea
    Terence Davies has adapted the play of the same name by Terence Rattigan, one of the great British dramatists of the 20th century. Its heroine, Hester Collyer, is a woman with a priviliged life as the wife of a High Court judge, S...
  • Shame
    In New York City, Brandon's (Michael Fassbender) carefully cultivated private life -- which allows him to indulge his sexual addiction -- is disrupted when his sister Sissy (Carey Mulligan) arrives unannounced for an indefinite st
  • My Week With Marilyn
    Year 1956. Young actress stars Marilyn Monroe (Michelle Williams) arrives in England to act with Sir Laurence Olivier (Kenneth Branagh) in the film "The Prince And The Showgirl". Well-connected 23-year-old Colin Clark (Eddie R...
  • The Iron Lady
    The story of British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher (Meryl Streep), who was the Prime Minister of Great Britain. The film opens with Thatcher, a widow in her 80s and goes back through her youth as the daughter of a grocer; her e...
  • Chalk (s)
    When two gymnasts are selected for the National training camp they learn something new about bodies, boys and friendship.
  • The First Grader
    The true story of an 84 year-old Kenyan villager and ex Mau Mau freedom fighter who fights for his right to go to school for the first time to get the education he could never afford.
  • Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll
    A biography of Ian Dury who was stricken with polio at a young age and defied expectations by becoming one of the founder of the punk-rock scene in Britain in the 1970s.
  • Centurion
    Britain, 117 AD. A splinter group of Roman soldiers fight for their lives behind enemy lines after their legion is decimated in a devastating guerrilla attack. Tired of constant harassment by the Picts in Caledonia, the Romans sen...
  • Cameraman: The Life And Work Of Jack Cardiff
    In 2001 Jack Cardiff (1914-2009) became the first director of photography in the history of the Academy Awards to win an Honorary Oscar. But the first time he clasped the famous statuette in his hand was a half-century earlier whe...
  • Another Year
    Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter. Family and friendship. Love and warmth. Joy and sadness. Hope and despair. Companionship. Loneliness. A birth. A death. Time passes... Gerri (Ruth Sheen), a therapist, and Tom (Jim Broadbent), a geo...
  • Unmade Beds
    "Unmade Beds" is a lyrical tale of two solitary expats crossing paths in the cosmopolitan art-rock milieu of a sprawling East London squat. Axl (Fernando Tielve) arrives in the UK to look for his long lost father and ins...
  • Creation
    Part ghost story, part psychological thriller, part heart-wrenching love story Creation is the story of Charles Darwin and the single most explosive idea in history. Darwin’s great, still controversial, book The Origin of Specie...
  • Nowhere Boy
    A chronicle of John Lennon's childhood.