Spier Distribution is a documentary financing and sales company with offices in London, Cape Town and Reykjavik.
A boutique approach to documentary film sales and distribution, with a strong presence at all of the major markets and events and often offering our expertise on panel discussions.
Currently looking for completed documentary films that capture the attention of an international audiences in the following genres:
Arts/culture - Music in particular
Alongside the sales and distribution of completed documentary films, Spier Distribution is part of the Spier Films group operating extensively in the film financing and co-production market. Financing and producing a number of feature-films including "U-Carmen eKhayelitsha" which won the Golden Bear in Berlin in 2005.
The Spier Films group has recently launched a new production fund for films shot in South Africa. The first documentary financed and produced under this banner will be "Who is Robert Mugabe", Directed by Simon Bright, a compelling documentary about the rise of the liberator now dictator.
We have extensive experience in raising finance through public funds, pre-sales, private equity and gap finance and so are looking for projects that we can both Executive Produce and ultimately sell. We are particularly interested in films that can shoot in and around Southern Africa to which we can bring production finance in various forms as producers or co-producers.