Founded in 1977, this London-based film production company has financed, produced or distributed more than 100 titles, including such classics as Gandhi, Chariots of Fire and The Killing Fields. It has won 19 Oscars and 28 Baftas. A postproduction business was opened in 1992, with a sister facility in New York added in 2000. It also acquires the rights to films, and has financed productions that have cost up to £100m. Under chairman John Quested, international sales grew 33% a year from £1.9m in 2008 to £3.4m in 2010.
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