Patchwork Productions is an independent film production company, set up by producer Christine Hartland. A slate of feature films are at various stages of development.
After producing award winning short films Christine produced her first feature film in 2008, the political thriller WMD by David Holroyd represented by Independent Film Company. WMD was one of the first British films to follow a reverse distribution strategy.
Since then she has executive produced two features films, VERITY’S SUMMER by Palme d’Or Nominee Ben Crowe and LIFE JUST IS by Alex Barrett which was nominated for the Michael Powell Award at the Edinburgh Film Festival. She also produced with Bandoola Productions and Bright Cold Day the debut feature CONTAINMENT written by David Lemon and directed by Neil Mcenery-West (UK DVD title INFECTED).
Patchwork Productions received development funding from MEDIA for the feature NITRATE by Gavin Boyter and Guy Ducker currently at casting stage and BFI Net.Work for the feature THE TENTMASTER’S DAUGHTER by Isabel Anderton. THE TENTMASTER’S DAUGHTER won top prize at the Sofia Meetings 2017 and was selected at MIA Rome.
Christine was part of the 2008/09 Guiding Lights mentoring scheme with producer mentor Damian Jones (Oscar winner THE IRON LADY, THE LADY IN THE VAN, DAD’S ARMY). She is a member of Women in Film & TV and a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA). Her mother tongue is French.