Sovereign is a film production and distribution company focusing on strong auteur driven feature films from emerging and established talent. We have produced, co-produced and distributed a range of films that have played (and won many prizes) in Cannes, Berlin, Toronto, Venice and many more.
Titles include Peru’s entry into the Oscars Song Without A Name, which screened in the Directors’ Fortnight section at the 72nd Cannes Film Festival; Philippine crime drama Verdict, which received the Special Orizzonti Jury Prize at the 76th Venice Film Festival; historical drama Malmkrog, which won Best Director in the Encounter section and opened the 70th Berlin Film Festival; Argentinian psychological thriller A Common Crime, which received its world premiere at the 70th Berlin Film Festival; Bad Luck Banging Or Loony Porn, which won the Golden Bear at the 2021 Berlin International Film Festival; Kirill Serebrennikov’s Petrov’s Flu, winner of the prestigious CTS Artist award at last year’s Cannes Film festival, and also nominated for the Palme d’Or; Memoria, from Palme d’Or winner Apichatpong Weerasethakul, starring Tilda Swinton, which won the Cannes Jury Prize in 2021; Bolivian director Kiro Russo’s The Great Movement, winner of the Special Jury Prize in the Horizons strand at the 2021 Venice Film Festival; Ruben Östlund’s Triangle of Sadness, starring Woody Harrelson, which won the Palme d’Or at the 2022 Cannes Film Festival; Bent Hamer’s award-winning The Middle Man starring Pål Sverre Hagen and Paul Gross; Francisca Alegría’s The Cow Who Sang a Song Into the Future, which was nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival; the thriller Inside, from writer/director Vasilis Katsoupis, starring Willem Dafoe; the crime thriller Lost in the Night from acclaimed director Amat Escalante; Laurent Nègre's World War 2 drama A Forgotten Man; the drama Eureka from Lisandro Alonso, starring Viggo Mortensen and Chiara Mastroianni; and Radu Jude's Do Not Expect Too Much From the End of the World, which won the
Special Jury Prize at the 76th Locarno International Film Festival.
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