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Academy Films Ltd
16 West Central Street


Academy Films is a world-renowned film production company, creating commercials, music videos, short films, digital content, art installations and feature films. Lizie Gower set up Academy in 1985 and continues to run the company at the head office in London. Some of the world’s finest directing talent can be found within the 36 strong Academy roster, including Jonathan Glazer, Frederic Planchon, Seb Edwards, Si & Ad, Martin De Thurah, David Fincher, Garth Davis, Johnny Green and Lynne Ramsay.

Academy have won almost every major award from around the world, including 2 D&AD Black Pencils for the much revered Guinness ‘Surfer’ film, directed by Jonathan Glazer.


Corin Hardy's second feature, THE NUN is released in September. Here's a little something to whet the appetite.
2 weeks ago
Academy have signed director, photographer and fine artist Frederick Paxton. In conjunction with @NOWNESS and World Ocean Day 2018, Freddie has shot his first piece of work with us; an exploration of the human...
2 weeks ago
New from Us. 'The Air That I Breathe', made for Transport for London through VCCP.
3 weeks ago
We're thrilled to announce the brilliantly talented director / photographer Mahaneela has joined the Academy family.
3 weeks ago