Premier are proud to have once again worked with We Are UK Film on their Virtual Pavilion for this year’s Cannes Marché du Film Festival.
Nomadland was released in UK cinemas on May 17th marking the end of a long journey for the Film Team which began with the global launch of the film at the Venice Film Festival last September.
The year got off to a flying start with the campaign for Premier client Sam Mendes' epic film 1917.
2020 - A year in review
As the first blockbuster cinema release since lockdown, all eyes have been on Christopher Nolan’s new epic TENET. Premier has been supporting the release for our client IMAX.
Premier’s Experiential team worked closely with the Premier Creative team to design and build a virtual pavilion for the UK Film Centre at the 2020 virtual Cannes Marché du Film Festival.
UK Film Centre virtual pavilion at Cannes Film Festival 2020
In February we unveiled Scenes in the Square, a trail of eight classic movie statues in Leicester Square.
Scenes in the Square Audio Tour
Premier handled the UK campaign for the Sky Cinema Original film, FOUR KIDS AND IT, based on the much-loved Jacqueline Wilson book with a similar title.
4 Kids and IT
Premier provided the PR campaign for the tenth edition of Open City Documentary Festival.
Open City Documentary Festival
In May Premier worked with Amazon Studios on the UK and international campaign for THE VAST OF NIGHT.
The Vast of Night
Premier is pleased to announce the launch of its new Virtual PR division, which has been created in response to significant client demand in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Premier launches Virtual PR Division
Premier has been working with Rakuten TV on the PR campaign for the new documentary Sadio Mané: Made in Senegal.
Sadio Mané: Made in Senegal
Premier has provided the full PR campaign for the premium VOD release of Saudi feature film The Perfect Candidate by Haifaa Al Mansour.
The Perfect Candidate
Film Awards Season 2020: Premier congratulates each and every nominee and winner of this year’s film awards season. Our Awards team represented an exceptional range of titles, working with distributors, producers and filmmakers.
Film Awards Season 2020
Premier is handling PR for Misbehaviour, the new film retelling the story of the dramatic final of Miss World in 1970.
Charles Finch and CHANEL held their 21st annual Pre-BAFTA Dinner at the Georgian townhouse 5 Hertford Street, a private members club in London’s Mayfair.
Charles Finch and CHANEL Pre-BAFTA Dinner
This month, Premier were delighted to work with Rakuten TV to announce their latest original production Andrés Iniesta – The Unexpected Hero – the first official documentary on world renowned footballer Andres Iniesta.
Andrés Iniesta - The Unexpected Hero
To celebrate the release of the new Sonic The Hedgehog movie, Premier worked with Paramount to give customers at London’s Westfield Shopping Centre the chance to race against Sonic as he ran alongside on a digital screen.
Sonic The Hedgehog
Premier is proud to represent Sam Mendes, director of 1917, and the film’s two lead actors George MacKay and Dean-Charles Chapman.
Premier this month announced 'Scenes in the Square', a significant cultural project for London that will see dynamic bronze statues appear around Leicester Square from late February.
Scenes in the Square
Filming is underway in Yorkshire and London on The Duke, for which Premier’s film department are handling the unit publicity.
It has been another fantastic 12 months here at Premier, so to celebrate the end of the year we thought it might be nice to share a just a few of the very many highlights from across our world of entertainment, art and culture.
2019 – A year in the life of Premier
October brought rain, but also rainbows; star of JUDY, Renée Zellweger, along with its supporting cast and filmmakers were out in force for the UK release of the biopic of iconic entertainer, Judy Garland.
Premier created a UK wide guerrilla stunt to launch Kanye West’s extraordinary new film “JESUS IS KING”, which is available exclusively in IMAX theatres across the world.
IMAX and Kanye West
This year’s BFI London Film Festival was as busy as ever for the Premier film team. We handled a total of 19 titles in various capacities.
London Film Festival
Premier Film manage the International Press Office for the Zurich Film Festival (ZFF), the 15th edition of which took place 26 September to 6 October.
Zurich Film Festival
The green carpet was lit up for the UK Premiere of The Game Changers. Taking place at the Electric Cinema, Portobello, the event was attended by the cast and selected vegan influencers.
The Game Changers
We have been working with Universal on the release of the new Downton Abbey movie, including producing the spectacular world premiere in London’s Leicester Square.
We're proud to have been involved with sixteen films at the Venice and Toronto International Film Festivals, including the world premiere of Ad Astra, starring Brad Pitt and Liv Tyler.
Venice & Toronto
Premier's PR and Social Media brief with London Business Alliance, saw us promoting the annual Leicester Square Summer Screenings, a free public festival of film in the heart of London’s West End.
Leicester Square Summer Screenings
Premier produced a campaign to promote the release of the new horror film from Andre Øvredal and Oscar-winning producer Guillermo Del Toro.
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark
Premier brought a slice of 60’s Hollywood glamour to London’s West End by providing full event production for the UK Premiere of the 9th film by Quentin Tarantino, Once Upon A Time In... Hollywood.
Once Upon A Time In... Hollywood
Premier’s Partnerships team has negotiated and delivered another global blockbuster campaign for Sony Pictures to mark the release of Spider-Man: Far From Home.
Spider-Man: Far From Home
July saw Premier’s film team providing PR for the release of critically acclaimed new film Midsommar.
Premier rolled out the red carpet at the Curzon Mayfair for the UK premiere screening of Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw.
Hobbs & Shaw
Mid-May saw Premier’s Film Team once again decamp to the South of France for the 72nd Festival de Cannes.
Cannes Film Festival
Premier’s partnerships team has played a key role in negotiating and delivering the global partnership campaign promoting the worldwide theatrical release of Men In Black: International.
Men In Black: International
Premier’s award-winning Special Events team was once again at the heart of the Cannes Film Festival this year...
We Are UK Film at Cannes Film Festival
Premier’s Brand Partnerships team have been working on Paramount’s new animation feature Wonder Park...
Premier is providing theatrical publicity for Yuli: The Carlos Acosta Story, the new film from director Iciar Bollain which tells the story of the legendary Cuban dancer.
Yuli: The Carlos Acosta Story
Premier provided campaign support and red-carpet media management for the 2019 Into Film Awards held at ODEON Luxe Leicester Square.
Into Film Awards
Premier's Awards team represented an exceptional range of titles that reaped a spectacular 77 Oscar® nominations and 79 BAFTA nominations, including the winner of Best Film at both ceremonies.
Awards Season 2018/2019
Premier unleashed a new breed of art exhibition in London’s East End, bringing to life the legacy of one of the most popular shows of all time, FOX’s The Walking Dead.
The Walking Dead: Art Apocalypse
Teams from across Premier came together to plan and run the world premiere and UK/international junket for James Kent's new film The Aftermath for Fox Searchlight.
Premier created a flash-flood of colour and joy for a grey morning when (with the help of 324 dancers) we broke the Guinness World Record for the world’s largest disco dance.
MAMMA MIA! Here We Go Again
Premier is proud to have brokered and developed Vodafone’s first ever global brand partnership promoting a movie with Sony Pictures’ Spider-Man: Into The Spiderverse.
Vodafone X Spiderman
Premier returned to Macao for the third time to handle international publicity for the International Film Festival and Awards Macao (IFFAM).
International Film Festival and Awards Macao
Premier produced the UK premiere of M. Night Shyamalan’s superhero thriller, Glass, as well as handling media-management.
As part of Premier’s ongoing work promoting IMAX we released exclusive side-by-side footage.
IMAX – First Man
Premier recently returned from The 75th Venice International Film Festival, where we handled publicity for a number of titles screening in competition.
The 75th Venice International Film Festival
Premier worked with Universal Pictures on Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again to create and deliver behind the scenes content.
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again - Behind the Scenes
Premier is pleased to announce that it has been shortlisted for two prestigious PR WEEK AWARDS 2018.
The PR Week Awards 2018
Premier was in Paris with our client IMAX for the world premiere of Mission: Impossible - Fallout.
Mission: Impossible – Fallout (IMAX World Premiere)
Premier provided full event production services for the spectacular world premiere of Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again.
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again World Premiere
Premier developed the event design and general look and feel, as well as managing third-party suppliers including venue, security, print, signage, and creation of show content.
BASE Awards 2018
Premier worked closely with James Cameron’s company Lightstorm to create the ultimate celebration of this sci-fi classic.
T2: Reprogramming The Terminator
Premier conceived a ground-breaking stunt featuring Marvel's most destructive Avenger, The Hulk.
Madame Tussauds Blackpool Marvel Launch
Premier is pleased to be handling the ongoing international and UK theatrical campaign for Wes Anderson’s stop motion animation, Isle of Dogs.
Isle of Dogs
This month Premier was proud to bring to life Tomb Raider Escape – the world’s first escape room based entirely on a film set.
Tomb Raider Escape
Premier congratulates all nominees and winners from this year’s film awards season.
Film Awards Season 2018
Premier created a global partnership with high-end cleaning equipment brand Karcher
Mission Impossible: Fallout
Premier is pleased to have been invited by the team at 14-18 NOW to manage the press campaign for Peter Jackson’s forthcoming First World War film, which is one of the highlights of their 2018 season and has been jointly commissioned by 14-18 NOW and Imperial War Museums.
Peter Jackson's First World War Film For 14-18 Now And Imperial War Museums
Premier is proud to have handled event production and media management for the World Premiere of Kenneth Branagh’s Murder on the Orient Express at the Royal Albert Hall
Murder on the Orient Express – World Premiere
To create a major partner campaign for the launch of Paddington 2 in November 2017
Premier's stunt team spectacularly unleashed the new Spider-Man in London to create maximum impact around the new film Spider-Man Homecoming for Sony Pictures...
Premier had a very successful 2017 Cannes Film Festival with the PR team handling a total of 11 films in official selection.
Cannes Film Festival
Premier began the UK publicity campaign for Moonlight at the Telluride Film Festival, laying the groundwork for a successful launch at the BFI London Film Festival in October.
Premier provided full event production, red carpet media management and audio-visual services for the star-studded Empire Awards ceremony, at London’s Roundhouse.
The Empire Awards 2017
Briefed by Warner Bros theatrical to bring The Lego Batman Movie to life in the UK, Premier staged a week of (literally) ground-breaking activity in honour of the miniature caped crusader.
The Lego Batman Movie
The first International Film Festival & Awards Macao took place on December 8-13.
International Film Festival & Awards, Macao
Briefed by Fox theatrical to bring Tim Burton’s Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children to life for UK media
The 60th BFI London Film Festival took place 5-16 October - Premier provided a dedicated LFF Press team...
BFI London Film Festival
To celebrate the release of Eddie the Eagle, Premier worked with Lionsgate UK to create a fantastic partnership with Cravendale
Eddie the Eagle / Cravendale
Premier is proud to have been involved in the creation of The BFG DREAM JAR TRAIL, a major new attraction in place across London until August 31st 2016
BFG Dream Jar
Premier handled the theatrical publicity campaign for THE REVENANT on behalf of distributor Twentieth Century Fox
To celebrate the home entertainment release of Jurassic World, Universal Pictures (UK) and Premier teamed up to create a life-sized mosasaurus installation...
Jurassic World stunt
To develop a website for Peckhamplex with integration to their online ticketing service to allow customers to book cinema tickets online.
Premier is proud to announce its support of the BFI's prestigious Luminous Gala.
Premier was commissioned by IMAX to create a spectacular new 2D & 3D animated pre-show film
IMAX 2D & 3D Pre-Show animation
Premier's brand new in-house make-up studio was used to re-create The Babadook as part of the offline campaign promoting the film's home entertainment release for Icon.
World Premiere and CTBF Royal Film Performance of The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.
Royal Film Performance
Premier teams united to help the 2014 BFI London Film Festival achieve record audience attendance.
The 58th BFI London Film Festival
Premier created and promoted The Paddington Trail, marking the highly anticipated release of Paddington in UK cinemas
Premier produced the official trailer for the British Film Institute's new blockbuster sci-fi season
Sci Fi: Days of Fear and Wonder
Premier is proud to have produced the official trailer for the BFI Gothic season, which comes to audiences across the UK on 21 October.
BFI Gothic Season
Premier makes history for Skyfall with the first-ever 007 train to promote the release on DVD and Blu Ray.