The Story so Far

The Works Film Group is a leading all rights distribution, international sales and production company with a proud history of quality, excellence and reliability. For 30 years we have provided the market with award-winning, critically acclaimed product, worked with leading actors and filmmakers, developed powerful partnerships and delivered innovative campaigns. We have a passion for film and remain committed as a company to compete, create and collaborate in order to achieve the best possible results.



The Works International has been associated with a wide range of films including five titles from Michael Winterbottom, Gurinder Chadha’s Bend It Like Beckham, Niki Caro’s Whale Rider, Pawel Pawlikowski’s My Summer of Love, and Shane Meadows’ This is England. It has also enjoyed a multi-picture history with Ken Loach and scored consecutive Best Documentary Oscars with Man On Wire and The Cove.

The Works UK Distribution specialises in independent feature films and documentaries. The company has enjoyed success with John Cameron Mitchell’s Shortbus, Sergei Bodrov’s Mongol: The Rise To Power of Genghis Khan, Julie Delpy’s Two Days in Paris, Morgan Spurlock’s Greatest Movie Ever Sold, Jeff Nichols’ Take Shelter, Richard Linklater’s Bernie and John Krokidas’ Kill Your Darlings, along with specialised music documentaries including Anvil! The Story of Anvil, Joy Division and When You’re Strange. A Film About The Doors.