DRACULA THE TEAM
Fluidity Films is the independent British film production company behind RC Sherriff's Journey's End (starring Sam Claflin, Asa Butterfield & Paul Bettany) released around the world in 2018 and Michael Morpurgo's Private Peaceful (Jack O'Connell & George Mackay). The company has a literary-based slate of work that crosses genres, budgets and styles. It includes Sanditon by Jane Austen, Journey to the River Sea by Eva Ibbotson, Zennor in Darkness by Helen Dunmore and true spy story Carney - the tale of US/STASI spy Jeff Carney.
JONATHAN WILLIAMSON: WRITER.
Jonathan is a graduate of the London Film School and in 2010 graduated with an MA from the screenwriting program at Bathspa University. Jonathan recently won the prestigious New York Radio Gold award for Best Drama Podcast for his audio play Boleyn Brothers, a WWI historical drama. He has written episodes for B7 Productions of an Audible Original audio series. His play, Protect & Survive was produced for the 2017 Brighton Festival. He has written multiple episodes for audio series The Other One Percent. He has screenplays optioned by Archer Street Productions and Fluidity Films.
UMEDIA: VFX & FINANCE
Umedia is a vertically integrated, international film group with 200 staff based in London, Brussels, Paris and Los Angeles. The company is one of Europe’s leading production groups, combining the activities of development, production, financing and visual effects.
Since its inception in 2004, Umedia has invested more than $500 million via its tax shelter, equity and development funds, and has been involved in 420 films including GRACE OF MONACO, JOHN WICK, YVES SAINT LAURENT and multi-Academy Award-winning THE ARTIST.
GUY DE BEAUJEU: PRODUCER
Guy is the lead producer on RC Sherriff's classic WW1 drama Journey's End and produced Private Peaceful; based on the award-winning novel by author Michael Morpurgo. Guy is producing Fluidity Film's Jane Austen adaptation Sanditon, developing Eva Ibbotson's Journey to the River Sea and is also producing The Laureate for Deya Productions. He is developing Carney with Simon Reade; the true story of US/STASI spy Jeff Carney, with Saul Dibb slated to direct and a comedy TV series with Daisy Chain. He is a creative producer and writer, well-versed in film finance.
IAN SCIACALUGA: DIRECTOR
Ian is a versatile film-maker who straddles the opposing worlds of documentary and TV advertising. In the former, he produces, writes, directs and frequently self shoots presenter-led and contributor-filled shows about travel, adventure, food, art and architecture.
In the latter, he directs drama-based and comic TV commercials for big companies like Cadbury, BT, Dove and Kellogg's.
He has been a finalist at the Cannes Lion Advertising Awards for best New Director, and a runner up in the best UK Short category at the Raindance Film Festival for his short 35mm drama, “Imbroglio”.
SALES AGENT & FINANCIER
Metro International represents quality, commercial films for the global market. It specialises in prestige films for sophisticated audiences worldwide and also represent broad commercial thrillers and art-house films as well as theatrical “event” documentaries.
Fluidity worked with the Metro team on sales & financing for Journey's End.