Origin Pictures

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Origin Pictures is an independent production company making bold and ambitious drama for both film and television. As well as working with established voices, we place a strong focus on nurturing emerging talent to bring powerful and distinctive stories to the screen.

The company was launched in 2008 by David Thompson, having run BBC Films for over a decade. The company retains close links with the BBC through its first look development deal with BBC Fiction for both film and television, and have deal with Fremantle Media Enterprises for television distribution. Producer and financier Anant Singh also backs the company through Distant Horizon, the international production and distribution company.


Known TV Show involvement


Connected mandy members:

Annabel Towler
Production Assistant
2015, The sense of an Ending, Production Assistant
Joel Veron
Actor
2014, Woman in Gold, Supporting Artist
2014, Woman in Gold, Director's Assistant
Mark Williams
Editor
2014, What we did on our holiday, Editor
Craig Walters
Editor (Assistant)
2014, What We Did on Our Holiday, Assistant Editor
Sadao Ueda
Actor
2014, What We did on Our Holiday, Akira Kato
James Hare
Actor
2014, The Woman in Gold, Luftwaffe Pilot
Shoreham Airport, Shoreham
Lydia McDonald
Costume Assistant
2014, The Woman in Gold, Junior Costume Assistant
2014, Jamaica Inn, Dragoon/Horseman
Matthew Swallow
Production Assistant
2014, Jamaica Inn, Supporting Artist
Orion Lee
Actor
2013, X+Y, Deng Laoshi
Clare Kelly
Actor
2013, X plus Y, Clare
Umer Farooq
Actor
2013, X Plus Y, Extra
Sasha Ali
Actor
2013, X + Y, Presenter
Lara Myles
Make-up Artist
2013, What We Did On Our Holiday, Make-up Trainee
Lydia Farrell
Art Director
2013, What We Did On Our Holiday, Standby Art Director
2013, The Trouble I'm Looking For with Danny Webb, Peggy (Waitress)
On location in Whitechapel
2013, One Small Step For A Man, Family Member/Aunt
Erin Large
AD (1st)
2013, One Small Step, 1st Assistant Director
Linzi Bowen
Makeup Artist
2013, Jamaica Inn, Make-up Dailies

Origin Pictures Jobs

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Alternative Company Names

Origin Pictures/ BBC Two