©2017 Franklyn Lane Film Productions Ltd

Franklyn Lane Film Productions Ltd is registered in England and Wales.  Company Number 7452669

We love movies.  Long ones, short ones, serious or funny.  We love watching them, talking about them, making them and being around people who love them too.  

Got an idea that you'd like to see come to life?  Talk to us.  

AH! HARD RAIN (in post-production)

A fisherman's tale

A Greta Mendez / Franklyn Lane Films Production

Written, produced and directed by Greta Mendez

DoP/Editor: Kwame Lestrade

Shot on Blackmagic Cinema Camera 2.5K RAW  Edited in Adobe Premiere Pro

Graded in DaVinci Resolve

©2017 Franklyn Lane Film Productions Ltd

JEREMY & ANNABEL (2017)

On their first date, Jeremy and Annabel seem to be hitting it off when Annabel makes a shocking discovery.  

A Franklyn Lane Films Production

Written, produced and directed by Kwame Lestrade

Starring: Perry Mavrides and Wuese Houston-Jibo  Cameras:  Trevor Johnson / Lawrence Coke / Kwame Lestrade /  Costume/Styling: Simran Dhiman

Shot on Blackmagic Cinema Camera 2.5K RAW  Edited in Adobe Premiere Pro

Graded in DaVinci Resolve

©2017 Franklyn Lane Film Productions Ltd

ZEN (2017)

Injured and exhausted, Zen must survive long enough to find a portal - his only way home.

A Franklyn Lane Films Production

Written, produced and directed by Kwame Lestrade

Starring: Andre Lecointe  DoP: Nathalie Pitters  Make up: Jade Canvas

Shot on Blackmagic Cinema Camera 2.5K RAW  Edited in Adobe Premiere Pro

Graded in DaVinci Resolve

©2017 Franklyn Lane Film Productions Ltd

NIÑO'S DIMENSION (2016)

Niño and his friends defend their beloved bar from dark forces.

A Franklyn Lane Films / Union Dance Production

Written by Bettina Gracias, produced Corrine Bougaard, directed by Daniell Urbas, choreography by Sarita Piotrowski

DoP/Editor: Kwame Lestrade

Starring: Nino Noology, Sarita Piotrowski, Gary Nurse, Adrian SsikTingz, Jordan Kennedy, Rajib, Manandhar, Jamilla Turner Dell'Acqua, Ben Crawley, Xavier Pathy Barker, Samuel Soga, Wyne Phoenix, Ryan Kennedy, Taslima K.  Voice of Patrick Regis

Shot on Blackmagic Cinema Camera 2.5K RAW  Edited in Adobe Premiere Pro

Graded in DaVinci Resolve

WE DO WHAT WE CAN (2016)

A couple set out to make a life for their child. But these things take a village...

A MDMX Production in co-production with Franklyn Lane Films

Written and directed by Kwaku Awuku-Asabre.  Producer: Maxine Ross

DoP: Nathalie Pitters  Sound: Cassandra Rutledge, 1st AD: Kwame Lestrade, Prod. Designer: Ed Borastero

Starring: Ben Sarpong and Mary Nyambura

Shot on Blackmagic Cinema Camera 2.5K RAW  Edited in Adobe Premiere Pro

Graded in DaVinci Resolve

STAY (2016)

Enchanted by the woman who rescued him, Shane learns why she needs him to stay.

A Franklyn Lane Films Production

Written, produced and directed by Kwame Lestrade

Starring: Elizabeth McCafferty and Perry Mavrides 

Shot on Blackmagic Cinema Camera 2.5K RAW  Edited in Adobe Premiere Pro

Graded in DaVinci Resolve

©2017 Franklyn Lane Film Productions Ltd

CALM (2014)

CALM is the story of a father who loses his daughter for the sake of his own pride.

OFFICIAL SELECTION: British Urban Film Festival (BUFF), Toronto Black Film Festival (TBFF), Montreal Black Film Festival (MBFF), Pan-African Film Festival (PAFF), Images of Black Women Film Festival (IBW), SOUL,

Cannes Short Film Corner (Court Métrage)

NOMINATIONS: African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) for Best Short

AWARDS: African Diaspora Film Festival UK for Best Short

©2017 Franklyn Lane Film Productions Ltd

BI THE WAY (2010)

"I don't know how I'm going to tell my parents.."

A Miles of Styles / Franklyn Lane Films Production

Written, produced and directed by Lawrence Coke

DoP/Editor: Kwame Lestrade

Starring: Ariana Baez Lebron and Videlle Shah Thomas

Shot on Canon 5D MkII  Edited in Final Cut Pro

Graded in Apple Color

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