Saville Productions, founded by Rupert Maconick, is an established entertainment company that has produced hundreds of advertising campaigns for big brands with high-profile filmmakers, including: Martin Campbell (Casino Royale), Paul Haggis (Crash), Barry Levinson (Rain Man), Werner Herzog (Grizzly Man), and many others.
Saville produced a global World Cup short film for Adidas directed by Fernando Meirelles (City of God). Saville also produced a Werner Herzog directed short for AT&T “From One Second to the Next.”
Saville produced the Herzog feature-length documentary “Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World” for NetScout. The documentary premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival. Magnolia Pictures acquired the film for worldwide distribution. The film also won a D&AD Pencil at this year’s awards. Werner Herzog “Lo and Behold” Trailer
Most recently, Saville produced the documentary film “A Fighting Chance” for Samsung directed by Academy Award-winner Morgan Neville (20 Feet from Stardom).
Saville co-produced “Eddie The Eagle,” starring Hugh Jackman distributed by Fox and Lionsgate.
Saville’s cinematic short film “Out There” won the Cannes Gold Lion. Directed by Oscar-winning filmmaker Paul Haggis (Crash), the film is the first global campaign for luxury outerwear brand Canada Goose.
Saville is currently developing a slate of scripted series, documentaries and feature films in collaboration with major brands.
Rupert has a long track record of producing content with major feature film and documentary directors.
In 1994, Rupert founded Saville Productions, which has produced projects with some of the most widely acclaimed, prominent award-winning documentary and feature filmmakers including: Martin Campbell (Casino Royale), Fernando Meirelles (City of God), Stephen Daldry (The Reader), James McTeigue (V For Vendetta), Gavin O’Connor (Warrior), Barry Levinson (Rain Man), Bryan Singer (The Usual Suspects), Spike Lee (Inside Man), and Paul Haggis (Crash), Wim Wenders (Paris Texas), Morgan Neville (20 Feet from Stardom), and Werner Herzog (Cave of Forgotten Dreams).
Saville produced a Global World Cup short film with Adidas directed by Fernando Meirelles (City Of God). He also produced a Werner Herzog directed 35-minute film for AT&T “From One Second to the Next” was a huge web and PR success. The film is now being shown in over 40,000 schools and colleges.
Other notable projects include Bending the Light, a Michael Apted (The Up series) directed project about the art of photography through the lens of photographers.
Rupert is currently in production on several documentary and broadcast series projects. Most recently, he produced Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World, a Werner Herzog feature length documentary premiering at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2016.
Rupert recently finished production on the feature film Eddie the Eagle, a sports comedy-drama based on the life of Britain’s heroically inept Olympic ski jumper, with director Dexter Fletcher and starring Hugh Jackman and Taron Egerton. Eddie the Eagle will be released by Lionsgate UK with worldwide distribution by 20th Century Fox on February 26, 2016.