1017 PG Amsterdam
Illumina Films is a small and effective boutique sales company based in Amsterdam. It specializes in human-interest documentaries of quality and represents a collection of documentary films that have been shown widely at international film festivals and by international broadcasters. Illumina Films focuses on documentaries with meaningful cultural and social themes as well as historical, literary, and art subjects.
What are the ways the company gets involved? / Distributor, Executive Producer, Co-Producer, Sales Agent…. Will it be the same also the next year? Please explain if there are any changes planned:
Documentary genre(s) preferred:
Human interest, arts, current affairs, culture.
Average number of titles annually acquired:
Three recent titles from international companies. Please specify the countries or territories:
The Queen and I (Sweden), worldwide; Among Horses and Men (Netherlands), worldwide; The Sari Soldiers (USA), outside North America.
Cash advance / Guarantees:
Other platforms / VOD, mobile, podcasting, etc.:
Preference regarding the length and format (single/series):
Commerical hour, one-offs, 16:9, HD is good.
What do you expect of the East Doc Platform?:
Thought-provoking documentaries that are well constructed.