Impact Futures Part 3 – Impact Is More Than Docs

By Danielle Turkov and Amy Shepherd This post is part of our series on the industry of impact. Impact in film isn’t an optional extra, a philanthropic ideal or a charitable add-on; impact is everything. From social issue entertainment to cause marketing, audiences want meaningful content experiences. Having invested heavily …

Is impact the winning ingredient for film awards?

The gorgeous black-and-white scenery, the snuffling, rustling soundscape, the enchanting cast of farmyard characters – Victor Kossakovsky’s Gunda is without question an artistic masterpiece. Loved by the critics and hotly tipped for stardom, it seemed to have all the ingredients for awards success. And yet, when the Oscar nominations came out …

Impact Roundup Jan – Feb 2021 : Onwards and Upwards

Can you believe it’s the end of February already? In many ways, the beginning of 2021 looked much like the end of 2020, but the past weeks have surprised us all at Think-Film. An array of new projects, partnerships and people have set us off buzzing with refreshed energy and …

Impact Futures Part 2 – Impact Deserves Recognition

By Danielle Turkov and Amy Shepherd This post is part of our series on the industry of impact. Documentaries, social impact entertainment and Hollywood-backed issue films increasingly challenge audiences to engage more deeply with the stories we are told.  Films winning the industry’s most prestigious awards today either reflect the …

Impact Futures Part 1 – Impact Means Business

By Danielle Turkov and Amy Shepherd This post is part of our series on the industry of impact. With the right impact support in place, films can both change the world and increase their revenue potential. This being so, we ask: what is the true value of impact for films, …

Impact Roundup Oct – Nov: BIG CHANGES ARE HAPPENING…

Recent months have been incredibly busy for Think-Film, with major campaign successes, high-level events, and big announcements… Europe has banned PFAS! October began with a huge win for our Dark Waters impact campaign as the much-anticipated EU Chemical Strategy committed to a full group restriction of toxic PFAS chemicals. This …

Impact Roundup July – September : A Post-Summer Surge

2020 continues to be full of surprises. After a relatively quiet summer, our impact work has kicked back into full action in September as we’ve partnered with new films, advanced our ongoing projects and received an unexpected bonus! Innovation Challenge Winner! Think-Film has been selected as a winner of the World …