Protagonist Pictures

Highlighted works

  • The Duke of Burgundy

    The Duke of Burgundy

    A dark and erotic melodrama from Peter Strickland, the multi-award-winning writer and director of Berberian Sound Studio (2012) and Katalin Varga (2009).

  • Mindhorn

    Mindhorn

    A fading actor can redeem himself by reprising his 1980s TV role as a sleuth with a robotic truth-telling eye, to catch a deranged killer, in this off-the-wall British comedy.

  • Trespass against Us

    Trespass against Us

    Three generations of the notorious Cutler family live as outlaws in the Cotswolds in this crime drama starring Michael Fassbender and Brendan Gleeson.

  • The Lobster

    The Lobster

    Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, Ben Whishaw and John C. Reilly star in Yorgos (Dogtooth) Lanthimos’s off-kilter love story set in a dystopian future.

  • 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.

  • London Road

    London Road

    The feature film adaptation of the acclaimed National Theatre production documents the events that shook Suffolk in 2006, when the quiet rural town of Ipswich was shattered by the discovery of the bodies of five women. 

  • Second Coming

    Second Coming

    Jackie (Nadine Marshall) and her husband, Mark (Idris Elba) must come to terms with a seemingly miraculous pregnancy in this exciting feature debut from award-winning British playwright Debbie Tucker Green.

  • Lady Macbeth

    Lady Macbeth

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

  • God's Own Country

    God's Own Country

    A Yorkshire sheep farmer develops a relationship with a Romanian migrant worker with this acclaimed first feature by Francis Lee.

  • Free Fire

    Free Fire

    Ben Wheatley directs this all-guns-blazing bullet opera, starring Brie Larson, Cillian Murphy and Armie Hammer.

  • City of Tiny Lights

    City of Tiny Lights

    Starring Riz Ahmed and Billie Piper, this London-set thriller is co-written by author Patrick Neate and based on his acclaimed novel of the same name.

  • Dark Horse

    Dark Horse

    Dark Horse tells the larger-than-life true story of how a barmaid in a former mining village in South Wales bred a racehorse on her allotment that went on to become a champion.

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