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The Progress Film Company is a contemporary film studio established in 2010 by filmmakers Matt Hopkins and Ben Lankester.

Today, Progress makes commercials, digital content, branded entertainment, animation and feature-length cinema under one roof, with a two-tiered management structure servicing both agency and direct-to-client needs worldwide. No matter the brief, we are Progress. Storytellers first.



Completing our first wave of talent on the Progress X roster is fellow Progress co-founder Ben Lankester. Ben is a London-based director and photographer who has travelled worldwide working within music, film and commercials...
18 hours ago
Next up to the Progress X roster, Cale Glendening. Cale is a director who has spent the last decade travelling the world creating powerful documentary commercial work for the likes of Mazda, Google, Red Bull and Hagerty...
2 days ago
Welcoming Helen Takkin to the Progress X roster. Helen is a natural born storyteller – whether it’s the plays she put on for her family as a child or the films she makes now, storytelling is what defines her...
3 days ago
RT @Andrew_Porteous: An incredibly well deserved Vimeo Staff Pick for ‘Wake Up’. @ProgressFilmCo Directed and edited by our own Sam Paris…
4 days ago