Profile

Bringing together in depth expertise in sales and distribution of quality films from filmmakers spanning the globe

In February 2012, Tim Haslam and Hugo Grumbar founded Embankment to combine their varied expertise under one banner for filmmakers. Tim has been selling to distributors, financing films for over 20 years.

Hugo has been acquiring as a distributor and marketing films to the public for over 10 years.

Embankment is multi-disciplined for its filmmakers.

Embankment specialises in arranging financing of quality and award-winning films, a one-stop-shop to producers. Embankment procure pre-sales, tax-credit facilities and gap financing for international producers, enabling filmmakers to manage their "owned" film assets.

Specialising in acquiring and packaging projects that have targeted audiences in mind, Embankment Films offers international distributors first class marketing materials and technical delivery.

The company enjoys a $20 million film financing credit facility with Toronto based Aver Media, one of the most significant and innovative global media financiers.