From leading industry experts to award winning directors, our team builds film projects from the ground up, ensuring that your production is the best it can be.
We are Big Book Media, a fresh-faced independent film and television production company with over 30 years of industry experience under our belt.
Our talented team has a diverse set of expertise that enables us to work on a broad range of creative projects, everything from live action to animation whilst always embracing new media platforms and technologies.
Having filmed extensively in Morocco’s towns, cities, and mountainous regions, our crew is adaptable, hard working, an unfazed by a new creative challenge. We’ve negotiated locations used by many of the largest Hollywood studios and tailored bespoke set designs, giving our productions maximum authenticity and on-screen impact.
When it comes to quality productions, we set the bar pretty high. It’s why our work has been featured around the World on some of the most prestigious broadcast networks. We’re always looking for new projects to embrace our passion for film, and we approach every new production with energy, dedication, and ton of ambition.
BBM started in June 2009 in order to facilitate Hannah Leader to produce her own films, TV series and documentaries along side her legal practise. Hannah has worked as a lawyer in the independent film world, with producers and financiers as clients for 35 years.
Hannah’s producing credits include:
PRODUCER: The Christmas Candle (dir. John Stevenson), EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: The Story of Jesus (BBC), EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: In the Footsteps of St. Paul, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: The Edge of Love (dir. John Maybury), EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead (dir. Sidney Lumet), CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Lucky Number Slevin (dir. Paul McGuigan), EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: The Company (dir. Robert Altman), EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Spider (dir. David Cronenberg), EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Gosford Park (dir. Robert Altman).
Following successful careers as a teacher, lecturer, and writer in religion and multi-cultural education, Ray has produced a large number of groundbreaking programmes for major local and international television networks.
Ben Hilton is a film editor and stationary enthusiast based in Shoreditch, East London. Ben is involved in diverse projects from political documentary to romantic comedy, and from podcasts to feature films. Ben’s enthusiasm for independent filmmaking has led him to found post-production studio ‘The Allotment’ with the aim of providing post production expertise and creative film editing for independent producers.
Amory is a Composer of music for Film and TV. His studio is situated in the creative hub of Ben Hilton’s complex at the The Allotment in Shoreditch, London. His recent work includes serving as Music Director on the feature film “The Christmas Candle”, starring Hans Matheson, Samantha Barks, and featuring Susan Boyle’s first appearance in a feature film. The film is based on a Max Lucado book of the same name, set in 1864 in the Cotswolds at Christmas time.
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