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Stillking Films

Stillking Films is a production company based in the Czech Republic. Its films include Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol, Child 44, Snowpiercer and others. It is owned by Matthew Stillman.[2]

Stillking Films
Private
IndustryMotion picture, television, music
FoundedPrague, Czech Republic (1993; 25 years ago (1993))
FounderMatthew Stillman
Headquarters,
Czech Republic
Number of locations
8
Key people
Matthew Stillman, Daniel Bergmann[1]
ProductsCasino Royale, Snowpiercer, Legends
SubsidiariesStillking Cape Town Radio House, Motel Productions, Stillking London, Stillking Santiago De Chile, Stillking USA, Pioneer Stillking Films
Websitehttp://www.stillking.com/

Stillking Films is the biggest production company in the Czech Republic.[3][4]

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HistoryEdit

Stillking was founded by Matthew Stillman in 1993. Its purpose was to bring production of big films in the Czech Republic. The company co-produced its first full-length film in 1995. Other followed in next years. Company has grown and established its subsidiaries in United Kingdom, South Africa, Spain and Chile.[5]

OfficesEdit

  • Stillking Films Barrandov Film Studios - Prague
  • Stillking Cape Town Radio House - Cape Town
  • Motel Productions - Barcelona
  • Stillking London - London
  • Stillking Santiago De Chile - Santiago De Chile
  • Stillking USA - Los Angeles
  • Pioneer Stillking Films - Budapest
  • Icon Films - Bucharest

WorksEdit

Film and televisionEdit

Year Work Type Genre Director Starring Other Production companies Notes
1996 The Ring Film Romantic Drama Armand Mastroianni Nastassja Kinski Cramer Company, The, NBC Productions
1999 Plunkett & Macleane Film Action, Comedy Jake Scott Jonny Lee Miller, Robert Carlyle USA Films, Working Title
1999 The Idiot Returns Film Drama Saša Gedeon Pavel Liška Negativ Film/Czech TV
2001 The Mists of Avalon Miniseries Fantasy Uli Edel Anjelica Huston Warner Bros, TNT
2001 From Hell Film Horror, Mystery Albert Hughes, Allen Hughes Johnny Depp FOX Loosely based on the graphic novel From Hell.
2002 Young Arthur TV Film Drama Mikael Salomon Julian Morris NBC
2003 Shanghai Knights Film Action Comedy David Dobkin Jackie Chan Touchstone Pictures, Spyglass Entertainment
2004 Alien vs. Predator Film Action, Sci-Fi Paul W. S. Anderson Sanaa Lathan FOX
2004 The Prince and Me Film Romantic Comedy Martha Coolidge Julia Stiles Paramount
2004 Van Helsing Film Action, Horror Stephen Sommers Hugh Jackman Universal Pictures
2005 Everything Is Illuminated Film Biographical Drama Liev Schreiber Elijah Wood Warner Independent Pictures Adapted from the novel of the same name by Jonathan Safran Foer.
2005 Doom Film Action Horror Andrzej Bartkowiak Karl Urban Universal Based on video game series of the same name]
2005 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Film Fantasy Andrew Adamson Georgie Henley Walt Disney Pictures
2005 Revelations Miniseries Mystery Lili Fini Zanuck Bill Pullman NBC Universal
2006 Tristan & Isolde Film Epic romantic drama Kevin Reynolds James Franco FOX Based on medieval legend Tristan and Iseult
2006 Nodame Cantabile TV Series Romantic Comedy Hideki Takeuchi Juri Ueno Cine Bazar, Fuji Television Network, Kodansha Adaptation of Manga comics of the same name.
2006 Casino Royale Film Action Martin Campbell Daniel Craig EON Productions 21st film in James Bond series
2006 Last Holiday Film Comedy Wayne Wang Queen Latifah ImageMovers
2006 The Illusionist Film Romantic Mystery Neil Burger Edward Norton Bob Yari Productions, Contagious Entertainmen
2008 Quantum of Solace Film Action Martin Campbell Daniel Craig EON Productions 22nd film in James Bond series
2008 The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Film Fantasy Andrew Adamson Georgie Henley Walt Disney Pictures
2009 The Philanthropist TV Series Action Peter Horton James Purefoy NBC
2009 Masterwork TV Film Adventure, Thriller Jeffrey Nachmanoff Ariyon Bakare FOX
2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra Film Action Stephen Sommers Channing Tatum Paramount Pictures
2011 Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol Film Action Brad Bird Tom Cruise Paramount Pictures
2013 Snowpiercer Film Action, Sci-Fi Bong Joon-ho Chris Evans Moho Film, Opus Pictures The most expensive Korean production ever.
2014-2015 Legends TV Series Action, Crime Sean Bean TNT
2015 Child 44 Film Thriller Daniel Espinosa Tom Hardy Worldview Entertainment, Scott Free Productions
2017 Underworld: Blood Wars Film Action, Horror Anna Foester Kate Beckinsale Lakeshore Entertainment

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Media, News. "Stillking Films s Partizanem získaly Samsung". Retrieved 5 August 2016.
  2. ^ "Nejvíce veřejných peněz proteklo přes filmovou produkci Stillking Films" (in Czech). 13 November 2014. Retrieved 5 August 2016.
  3. ^ "Stillking Films přiváží do ČR nejvíc nových produkcí". 16 March 2010. Retrieved 5 August 2016.
  4. ^ "Přes Stillking Films protekly filmové a TV dotace v objemu téměř 400 milionů". Borovan.cz (in Czech). 13 January 2016. Retrieved 6 August 2016.
  5. ^ "Chceme jen to, co je běžné všude - rozhovor s producentem Matthewem Stillmanem". www.culturenet.cz. Retrieved 5 August 2016.

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