A Christmas Blessing

A Christmas Blessing

The Gielgud Films team had a wonderful 2 day covid secure shoot at the weekend filming Opera Brava’s ‘A Christmas Blessing’ concert. The orchestra and the singers performed a variety of classic carols at the beautiful Holy Trinity Church Cuckfield, Sussex. The concert will have its livestream premiere on 13th December at 6pm on the Opera Brava youtube channel.
Carols by Candlelight

Carols by Candlelight

Gielgud Films was thrilled to film the online carol concert for the Alice Martineau appeal and the Cystic Fibrosis Trust. This annual event is screening online this year due to covid, and will be streaming on youtube on 17th December. The film includes contributions from Dame Judi Dench, Damian Lewis, Katie Melua and the Winchester College Chapel choirboys who recorded at Abbey Road Studios.  Gielgud Films had a wonderful shoot day at St Lukes, Chelsea filming contributors including the media savvy Reverend Pat Allerton aka @theportable priest and Call the Midwife star Jenny Agutter.
Photo of Jenny Agutter © Suzanne Gielgud
Lucy Casson

Lucy Casson

Thrilled to announce that Lucy Casson CDG has joined the Gielgud Films team as our in-house casting. Lucy is now attached as Casting Director on our ‘A Book About Her’ project and as Dancers Casting Director on ‘Firebird’. See more about Lucy on our about us page or her imdb page.

OLGA to FIREBIRD

OLGA to FIREBIRD

During lockdown one of our feature films in development ‘Olga’ transformed into ‘Firebird’ as part of a wider Ballet Russes series project. Here is a sneak peek at our concept poster art.
A Book About Her

A Book About Her

Gielgud Films has optioned a screenplay ‘A Book About Her’ by Jordan Annalise Wilson. This is now in development to be produced and directed by Suzanne Gielgud as a feature film.

Olga table read

Olga table read

Congratulations to all the wonderful cast and creatives who took part in a table read through of Olga (working title) over zoom yesterday. A wealth of talent from London, LA, Munich and St Petersburg including Trevor Eve, Sharon Maughan, John Partridge and international ballet stars Wayne Sleep, Laurretta Summerscales, Xander Parish and Matthew Ball, magnificently lifted the words of the page and brought the script to life.