Dominic Buchanan

Dominic Buchanan

Selected as the only producer to appear on Screen Daily’s “Stars of
Tomorrow 2012” list, subsequently appearing in 2013 Screen Daily’s
“Future Leader: Producer” list and most recently Screen’s Brit 50
“Watch This Space” list. Dominic has forged an in depth career in the
UK film industry. He has worked at film Festivals: Tribeca Film Festival
(’07, ’08, 10), London Film Festival (’07) and BFI Flare (’08). Also in
acquisitions, most notably at Universal Pictures International (2009) in
the International co-productions and acquisitions department, then
transitioned into producing via working at Qwerty Films (2010-2012),
under revered UK film producer Michael Kuhn as head of
development. His first feature “Gimme The Loot” (2012) won the Grand
Jury Prize at SXSW, then had its International debut at Cannes in Un
Certain Regard and was later that year nominated for an Independent
Spirit Award. In May 2012 he then became Head of Film & Original
Content at Stink, and his second feature “Lilting” opened the World
Dramatic Competition at Sundance 2014 and won the prize for Best
Cinematography, it also was nominated for three British Independent
Film Awards, and a BAFTA for Outstanding Debut for Hong Khaou, its
writer/director. He also went on to produce “King Jack”, which won
the Tribeca Film Festival’s Audience Award in 2015.
Dominic was appointed Vice President of Production & Development
at Bold Films in February 2015, and ran the UK operation until November
2017. Whilst there, he helped Co-Produce “Colette”, starring Keira
Knightley, which had its World Premiere at Sundance in January 2018.
He also recently Exec Produced a Channel4 & Netflix co production
entitled “The End of The F***king World” in partnership with Clerkenwell
Films, which wrapped production in summer 2017 and was launched,
to rave reviews, Globally on Netflix in January 2018. “TEOTFW” won a
Royal Television Society award for Best Drama Series 2018, then was
nominated for Best Drama at the BAFTA TV Awards 2018, as well as a
Gotham Award for “Breakthrough Series – Longform”. It has been
commissioned for a second season, which starts production in Spring
2019 and will air later in the year.
Credits: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3176063/?ref_=nv_sr_1

BIFA Roles

2018 Jury Member