Embankment Films provide individually tailored solutions for filmmakers to finance their films.
Specialising in financing of quality and award-winning films, the company procures pre-sales, tax-credit facilities, equity, mezzanine and gap financing for international producers, enabling filmmakers to manage their “owned” film assets.
Embankment acquires and packages projects that have targeted audiences, and offers international distributors first class marketing and technical delivery.
Founded in 2012 by Tim Haslam and Hugo Grumbar – the management maintain a validated track record for excellent performance. Tim has been financing high quality films for over 20 years, and Hugo Grumbar has been releasing films as a distributor for over 10 years.
Tim and Hugo’s career roster of over 250 new feature films (and amalgamated library management of over 1000 titles) include feature films that have garnered over 65 Academy Awards and Nominations.
Senior Management complement the company with diverse specialist skills, fluent in French, Italian, Spanish and Catalan.
Most importantly each executive in the company share a genuine passion for entertainment media – film and TV.
Terry Back acts as Executive Advisor to the Board, and as consultant to the Media Sector of Grant Thornton International and Grant Thornton UKLLP. Terry was previously an audit/advisory partner of Grant Thornton, Media and Entertainment sector.