Pink Flamingo Films is a British Film and Television production company focused on developing and producing a range of commercially driven projects. The company has structured for qualifying investors the ability to take advantage of the tax benefits provided by HMRC with pre-approved SEIS’s (Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme) and EIS (Enterprise Investment Scheme) focused on the development and production of commercial film and television projects. The only difference between an SEIS and EIS is the available tax relief to an investor and the amount that can be raised per qualifying company which is explained under ‘investing’ on our website.
The company is focused in developing and producing commercially driven film and television products and is led by a management team that encompasses a BAFTA winning writer-director, founding partner to Italy’s number one independent distributor Eagle Pictures.
The Pink Flamingo management team have a depth of experience in all aspects of film making from, script development, production, post-production, film directing, film finance, marketing, sales and distribution.
The Company’s focus is in selecting, developing and producing commercial mainstream feature films and television for an international marketplace. These films will be based on bestselling novels or true stories and focus primarily on UK writers and directors.
Pink Flamingo take great time to ensure that the production budgets match the films’ potential market value. Pink Flamingo is a commercially-driven standalone business.
WRITER AND PRODUCER
Jayney was educated in Oxford and then later trained as a Make Up Artist. In 1990 she founded the very first complete Art department in the UK – FX Team which represented a group of highly selected professionals under one banner producing award winning commercials, POP Promos and servicing film & TV productions.
In 2005 Jayney made the natural progression into film production and screen writing, She has prepared multiple budgets for producers in the film industry. She has written and produced short films and her first independent feature film: THE COVEN was released in 2014 and has since been distributed throughout the United Kingdom, North America and internationally. In 2018 she completed the 10x30 minutes TV series Rock and Roll Cars.
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER AND DISTRIBUTOR
Pete Maggi is a veteren distributor and producer. As a distributor he founded Eagle Pictures in Italy which he built into the biggest independent distributors in the country.
With films such as ‘The Passion Of The Christ’, Tomb Raider, Reservoir Dogs, Kill Bill, Spy Kids, The Four Feathers, Master and Commander, From Dusk Till Dawn, Domino, Papillion to name but a few.
As a Producer Pete has produced Mother Teresa Of Culcutta, Impera Nero, Five Moon Square and been involved in Merchant of Venice and Head In The Clouds.
BAFTA WINNING DIRECTOR
David Skynner has directed over 80 hours of high profile prime time television, including a film of ‘Wuthering Heights’ for ITV and ‘The Giblet Boys’ which he co-wrote and which won a Best Drama Bafta in 2006. He has worked with many major names, including John Hannah, Joanna Lumley and Matthew Macfadyen.
He is an accomplished screenwriter with a range of TV and film drama projects in development and an author, with two books already published and a third proposed novel accepted by a UK publisher.