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Film Finance

Pinewood has a range of funding options available to UK Film and TV production, including equity finance investment, GAP finance and discounting of the UK tax credit or pre-sales of a project.

Pinewood Pictures is the investment and content-owning division of Pinewood Group plc. As well as offering direct equity investment, Pinewood Pictures acts as fund advisor to both The Isle of Man Media Development Fund (£25m) and The Welsh Government’s Media Investment Budget (£30m).

Pinewood Pictures is able to offer flexible investment across gap, equity, pre-sale and tax credit lending, benefiting from the experience of its personnel in film development, finance, production and distribution.

Pinewood Pictures offers three sources of financing:

  •     The Isle of Man Media Development Fund

  •     The Welsh Government’s Media Investment Budget

  •     Pinewood Group Equity Investment

Pinewood considers each project individually. To contact someone about your specific funding requirements, and options available to you, please refer to the contact email addresses below.

Pinewood investments to date include: A Fantastic Fear of Everything, Last Passenger, Dom Hemingway, Powder Room, Belle, The Christmas Candle, Camera Trap, Robot Overlords, The Riot Club, Spooks:The Greater Good, Pressure, Kill Your Friends and Take Down.



Email submissions to: graham [dot] sylvester [at] pinewoodgroup [dot] com

For all media enquiries about Pinewood Media, please contact Andrew Smith: andrew [dot] smith [at] pinewoodgroup [dot] com


Financial Conduct Authority Regulation

Pinewood Pictures (trading name of Pinewood Film Advisors Limited) is an entity regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (Firm Reference Number: 587631).

The Pillar III disclosure  of Pinewood Pictures is set out in the document (viewed here) as required by the FCA's "Prudential Sourcebook for Banks, Building Societies and Investment Firms" (BIPRU) specifically BIPRU 11.3.3 R.


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