Clare Coulter

Highlighted works

  • The Greasy Strangler

    The Greasy Strangler

    When Big Ronnie and his son Big Brayden meet lonely tourist Janet on Big Ronnie’s Disco Walking Tour, a fight for Janet’s heart erupts between father and son, and the infamous Greasy Strangler is unleashed.

  • A Syrian Love Story

    A Syrian Love Story

    Filmed over five years, A Syrian Love Story charts an incredible odyssey to political freedom in the west. For Raghda and Amer, it is a journey of hope, dreams and despair: for the revolution, their homeland and each other.

  • I, Daniel Blake

    I, Daniel Blake

    In Ken Loach's powerful drama, a middle-aged carpenter, who requires state welfare after injuring himself, is joined by a single mother in a similar scenario.

  • The Girl with All the Gifts

    The Girl with All the Gifts

    In this post-apocalyptic drama, humanity has been all but destroyed by a mutated fungal disease that eradicates free will and turns its victims into flesh-eating 'hungries'. 

  • Ethel and Ernest

    A charming animated love story based on Raymond Briggs’ autobiographical book about his parents Ethel and Ernest, voiced by Brenda Blethyn and Jim Broadbent.

  • Swallows and Amazons

    Swallows and Amazons

    Based on Arthur Ransome’s classic novel, Swallows and Amazons is a heartwarming adventure set against the breathtaking backdrop of the Lake District.

  • Viceroy's House

    Viceroy's House

    Gurinder Chadha’s historical drama is set in Viceroy’s House in Delhi during the partition of India in 1947, when Lord Mountbatten, great grandson of Queen Victoria, was charged with handing India back to its people.

  • War on Everyone

    War on Everyone

    Two corrupt cops in New Mexico set out to blackmail and frame every criminal unfortunate enough to cross their path in John Michael McDonagh's black comedy thriller.

  • Lady Macbeth

    Lady Macbeth

    A defiant, passionate young woman struggles against suffocating societal norms in this British debut starring the incandescent Florence Pugh.

  • The Levelling

    The Levelling

    Writer-director Hope Dickson Leach delivered an impressive first feature about a middle-class farming family’s crisis, set against the backdrop of the Somerset floods.

  • The Violators

    The Violators

    After testifying against her abusive father, Shelly finds herself rehoused on a sink estate in this powerful directorial debut from acclaimed writer Helen Walsh.

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