Our debut feature, The Guard, starring Brendan Gleeson, Don Cheadle and Mark Strong, overtook The Wind That Shakes The Barley in the Irish box-office to become the most successful Independent Irish film of all time, surpassing other successful Irish titles including In Bruges, Veronica Guerin and Man About Dog. The Guard has grossed over $20 million worldwide.
Our second feature, Calvary, starring Brendan Gleeson (The Guard, Harry Potter), Chris O’Dowd (Moone Boy, Bridesmaids), Kelly Reilly (Sherlock Holmes, Flight), Aidan Gillen (Game of Thrones, The Wire), Dylan Moran (Run Fat Boy Run, Shaun of the Dead), Marie-Josée Croze (The Diving Bell and The Butterfly, Maelstrom) and Isaach De Bankolé (The Diving Bell and The Butterfly, Machetero) had its world premiere on Sunday 19th January at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival. In February Calvary won best film in the Panorama strand at the Berlin Film Festival and opened the Dublin International Film Festival.
Our latest feature, War On Everyone, starring Michael Peña, Alexander Skarsgård, and Theo James, had its world premiere on Friday 12th February 2016 at the Berlin International Film Festival.
We are —
John Michael McDonagh
UK-Irish writer-director of War On Everyone, Calvary and The Guard.
Producer of War On Everyone, Calvary, The Guard and Johnny English Reborn. A former Working Title executive, he also runs LA-based RedRum Films.
Flora Fernadez Marengo
Oscar nominee for Best Documentary for The Betrayal (Nerakhoon) and Producer of War On Everyone, Calvary and The Guard. Also founder of Buenos Aires-based production company LabHouse.
Co-Producer of War On Everyone, Calvary and Associate Producer of The Guard. Also Co-Founder of Global Soccer Metrix, performance analytic technology for athlete identification and development.