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Situated in Bromley-by-Bow, 3 Mills Studios is an iconic production destination in the heart of London ‘s most vibrant creative community.

3 Mills’ inspiring and versatile studio space has hosted many film, TV and stage productions including recently Legend (Working Title Films), Mr Holmes (See-Saw Films/BBC Films), Jekyll & Hyde (ITV) and The Royals (Lionsgate US) and the award-winning Cameron Mackintosh musical Miss Saigon. It has inspired some of the most successful independent filmmakers including Danny Boyle, Joe Cornish and Terence Davies, and countless television commercials and music videos have been filmed on site. Located just seven miles from Soho, four miles from the historic City of London, next to the London 2012 Olympic Park and within easy reach of rural locations in the South and South East, it is the ideal base for any production.

3 Mills Studios offers 9 filming stages (over 75,000 sq.ft of filming space) and 11 theatre rehearsal spaces as well as production offices, construction and prop stores, make up, costume and green rooms and a mix of production related tenants such as catering, camera hire and casting. Whatever you are looking to shoot, produce or rehearse 3 Mills has the facilities to fit the bill and help you create outstanding results. Take a look at the 3 Mills reel

Facilities: 9 stages (totalling almost 75,000 sq. ft.), 11 rehearsal spaces, 170 + production offices, Prop stores, Workshops, Make up & dressing rooms, Green rooms, Costume facilities, 62 seat screening room, Period buildings, exterior & location opportunities, Riverside cafe & bar, 24 hour security & CCTV, Parking, Excellent transport links.

Feature credits include: Isle of Dogs, Legend, Mr Holmes, The Inbetweeners 2, The Inbetweeners, Attack the Block, Berberian Sound Studio, Brick Lane, Eastern Promises, Fantastic Mr Fox, Frankenweenie, How To Lose Friends And Alienate People, iLL Manors, Made in Dagenham, Never Let Me Go, Rocknrolla, Sunshine, Trance.

TV credits include: Year of the Rabbit, The Royals, Jekyll & Hyde, Drifters, Masterchef, The Enfield Haunting, My Mat Fat Diary, The Midnight Beast, Mr Stink, Stand up to Cancer.

3 Mills also attract a wide range of clients from advertising and music: Nike, Adidas, EE, H&M, Mazda, Honda, Rimmel, Vice, Vodafone, Waitrose, Nissan, Nokia.

Primary Activity: Studio Facilities

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Gutsy Animations Ltd. was founded in 2016 by two Finnish media executives –Marika Makaroff and Aram Aflatuniwho both have years of experience in the industry, both nationally and internationally. Marika Makaroff, an award-winning content creator, producer,and creative director, is Chief Creative Officer for the company –focussed on the content and developmentsides of the business. Innovative business leader and sustainability expert Harri Rotois the current CEO of Gutsy Animations.

Gutsy Animations’ headquarters are located in Helsinki, Finland and Gutsy Animations’ UK studio arm is based in Bristol, UK. Themanaging director of the UK office is Emmy® award-winning Executive Producer Marion Edwards.

Gutsy Animations’ Emmy® Award nominated flagship project “Moominvalley” has been sold to over 50 countries,and the third season of the series was announced in late 2020. In Finland the series saw record-breaking ratings, with one in four Finns (1.5 million people) tuning in to watch the very first episode of the series in 2019. The success continued on the VOD platform, where the show became the #1 program on YleAreena with an average audience size of 348,000. The first season of the series enjoyed similar success in the UK, as broadcaster Sky’s second most downloaded box set in its launch week, behind “Game of Thrones”.

In 2020 Gutsy Animations announced the broadening of its slate into non-kids scripted live action and brand new 2D animated kids’ series –both with a strong emphasis on nature and bold female charactersas the core Gutsy ethos

Primary Activity: Animation Production

LIPSYNC Post is an internationally recognised post-house, providing post-production services to the film and television industry for over 30 years. Since 2008, LIPSYNC Productions has invested over £180 million in over 210 feature film and TV projects. With regular festival appearances and over 200 major award nominations and wins, LIPSYNC has become one of the UK’s leading production partners.

Primary Activity: Post Production

Other Activities: ADR, Animation and VFX, Audio Post Production, Colour Grading, Digital Intermediate, Online Editing, Post Production, Track laying, VFX, Voiceover recording

Lupus Films is a London-based production company set up in 2002 by Camilla Deakin and Ruth Fielding to produce high quality films and TV series for children and families.

Lupus Films specialise in animation, using a wide range of techniques from traditional hand-drawn to 2D digital and CGI, and also produce live-action drama and factual entertainment. Lupus Films’ work has been broadcast in the UK on the BBC, Channel 4, Five, ITV, Disney, Cartoon Network and S4C and in over 150 territories worldwide. Their stories fly from the screen into games, merchandise, books, commercials, apps and more.

Lupus Films are best known for adapting well-loved picture books that feature some of Britain’s most loved children’s characters, including ‘We’re Going on a Bear Hunt’, The Snowman (for ‘The Snowman and The Snowdog’), and ‘The Tiger Who Came to Tea’. We also take on original scripts and ideas, to create classic stories for the modern age. Lupus Films’ ambition is to tell stories we love, with people they admire. Crafting productions that are beautiful and distinctive, so they last the test of time. Lupus Films believe in creating stories that stay with us – the ones watched by every generation, year after year.

Lupus Films’ productions have won numerous Kidscreen Awards, a CAMEO Award for Best Book to Screen adaptation, and the Best Children’s Televisual Bulldog Award. They have also been nominated for the BAFTA Children’s Award for Animation, British Animation Awards, Broadcast Awards Best Children’s Programme, and the European Animation Awards.

Specialties: Television, Film & TV Production, Media Production, Film, Broadcast, Digital Media, Family Entertainment, Post Production, Producing, Art Direction, Creative Direction, Factual Entertainment, Drama, Preschool Entertainment, Feature Films, CGI, 2D, Live-action, and Commercials

Primary Activity: Animation Production

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Magic Light Pictures is an award winning brand-building company with a strong background in production, creating rich and imaginative experiences for families worldwide.

The company, founded in 2003, directly manages film production, licensing, global distribution and marketing. The company balances its brand-building work with film making of the highest quality.

Magic Light’s key brand is The Gruffalo, based on the best-selling picture books by author Julia Donaldson and illustrator Axel Scheffler. Magic Light produced the Oscar and BAFTA-nominated half-hour animated films, The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo’s Child, and has sold them to over 180 broadcasters worldwide.  Magic Light also runs a cross-category international merchandising programme for The Gruffalo brand, with over 80 licensees and hundreds of products that capture the charm of the original books. Magic Light also produced Room on the Broom, Stick Man, The Highway Rat, Zog, The Snail and the Whale and Zog and the Flying Doctors films – which have proved to be award winning half-hour classics that are as loved as The Gruffalo.

In 2016 Magic Light produced two half-hours based on Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymes. They were watched by 9.3million viewers and have won numerous awards including a BAFTA for Best Animation.

In 2021 Magic Light released its first children’s series based on the collection of books by Axel Scheffler, Pip and Posy. The show premiered on Milkshake and is also available on Sky Kids.
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Primary Activity: Animation Production

Other Activities: Animation Distribution, Animation Production, Production

See news about Magic Light Pictures is an Animation agency with studios in Eton and Dundee. are visual problem solvers!

“We convey complex messages for our B2B clients using animation on any platform. We work with Multinationals, start-ups, Brand Marketing teams, Advertising and PR agencies alike using 2D, 3D, AR, VR, Motion Graphics, Stop Motion, Branding and Design.

With a passionate and agile team, we work on creative projects across over 17 industries. From children’s book illustrations to corporate explainers, training videos or immersive virtual presentations, our skilled team of creatives produces unique and powerful multifaceted visual assets. We do this by creating content that resonates with our clients’ target audiences, memorably.

Our Eton studio is less than seven minutes’ walk from Windsor Castle and is a former Eton College tearoom and our Dundee studio, which is situated in the UK’s only UNESCO City of Design, is housed in the famous Gaming Vision Building, a former Jute mill.”

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Primary Activity: Animation Production

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The Look is recognised as one of the leading picture post production companies in the world.   Their aim is to always deliver the best possible creative experience and also help entertain the millions of people who watch and enjoy their work.

They have one of the most advanced 4K HDR & SDR workflows available in the UK, offering clients a bespoke service from a highly talented team that cares.

4K HDR Credits include: Fleabag, Sex Education, Top Boy, Gangs of London, White Lines, Landscapers and many more

Primary Activity: Post Production

Other Activities: Colour Grading, Online Editing

The Mill has been producing high quality visual effects content, digital projects and design imagery for the advertising, games and music industries for over 24 years.

The Mill prides itself on forming partnerships built on creative excellence and cutting-edge technologies, offering a world-class creative team, and collaborates with the world’s best advertising agencies, ground-breaking directors, creative firms and visionary brands. The Mill’s passion is for great ideas, beautifully executed, that engage audiences irrespective of platform, device or venue. Each studio strives to create work that people talk about and engage with irrespective of platform, device or venue. Work that is loved and becomes a part of popular culture.

At its core, The Mill is a creative culture of talented artists and technologists from multinational and homegrown backgrounds, nurturing innovation, flexibility and diverse ideas. This enables them to offer creative solutions across all our studios in London, New York, Los Angeles and Chicago.

For the past 28 years, The Mill has been consistently recognised by peers and clients for delivering outstanding work and has earned the most prestigious industry awards for craft, creativity and innovation. The Mill’s most recent accolades include a Cannes Gold Lion for Innovation and a SXSW Innovation award, amongst scores of D&AD Pencils, Cannes Lions, APAs, British Arrows, AICPs, CLIOs and VES statues.


Primary Activity: VFX

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