Based in Bristol, UK, Hummingbird Films is the award winning independent production company of Producer Jayne Chard. Initially producing broadcast documentaries, in the last five years focusing on developing and producing drama. To date Hummingbird has made three feature films – TWO HEADS CREEK (2019), shot in Bristol, UK and Australia, B&B (2017) starring Tom Bateman, Paul McGann and Sean Teale, was also shot in Bristol, and DARTMOOR KILLING (2015), shot entirely on location in Dartmoor. These films were financed through a mixture of UK funding bodies – Creative England and Film Cymru for B&B, co-production partners, Dicentium Films and Storm Vision Entertainment for TWO HEADS CREEK and private investment.
Projects are developed in house and Hummingbird works with co-production partners and other finance partners to bring projects to fruition.
In October 2020 the company was awarded a Business Development Grant from Creative England to help facilitate the company’s move into TV drama. The company has a number of TV drama projects in development.
Hummingbird Films is committed to working with new and diverse writers for film and TV.