A Rogan Productions and BBC Studios production. In this Olympic Imagine Special, One Night in 2012, director Danny Boyle is reunited with the Opening Ceremony creative team to explain the thinking, ambition and challenges that went into creating "The Greatest Show on Earth". One Night in 2012 was broadcast on BBC One, BBC Two & BBC Four in July 2016 and received critical acclaim, trending in the UK on Twitter during its broadcast.
Commissioned by Channel 4, Rogan Productions' fixed-rig documentary The Gun Shop was released as part of Channel 4's flagship single documentary strand Cutting Edge. It aired in October 2016, The Gun Shop gives the British public an unfettered view of what goes on inside America's gun shops; exploring the culture that surrounds gun ownership and providing a window into one of the most divisive issues currently facing America.
Directed by multi-award winning filmmaker, John Douglas (Our War, Life and Death Row), and produced by award-winning filmmaker James Rogan (Monty Python: The Meaning of Live, Life in the Freezer Cabinet), the film reveals insights into the relationship that everyday Americans have with their guns that go beyond the gun-toting stereotypes.
Moazzam Begg has experienced a generation of conflict. The Confession
captures the entirety of Begg’s story, from his forced confession and
testimony as a free man, to his experience as a British Muslim and
living the War on Terror. The Confession is a chronicle of the rise of modern jihad, its descent into terror and the disastrous reaction of the West.
Waiting for Invasion is a film that follows the stories of Lithuanian conscripts as they prepare for Russian invasion.
Just 25 years after gaining independence from Russia, Lithuania is
facing occupation again. The airspace above the Baltic States is now one
of the most dangerous in the world. In the face of the biggest
aggression in Europe since the Second World War, this documentary tells a
story of people desperately trying to preserve peace against imaginable
PARTIALLY FUNDED BY
Lithuanian Film Centre and Lithuanian National Radio and Television
In this four part series we follow Thaer, a Syrian refugee, arriving and
attempting to settle in the UK. Thaer fled civil war after his home was bombed.
After a terrifying journey across Europe, and months in the Calais Jungle, he
eventually made it to the UK. He dreams of restarting his studies that were cut
off by the war. But first he has to navigate the challenges of being an asylum
seeker and surviving on £35 per week. After six months of waiting, Thaer is
eventually granted refugee status. Produced by Katie Hindley and directed
by Jack Collins, this series gets behind the news headlines to see a young man
full of hopes and fears facing the surprising challenges the world has thrown
Co-produced by Rogan Productions and the BBC, 'Young, Clever & Libyan' is a 3-part series that was first broadcast on BBC World in July 2015.
The series follows 23 graduates from Benghazi as they embark on a year long management science course at Cambridge University in the UK. The idea is to bring back skills to help build Libya's scientific research base, but as the country descends further into civil war it is unclear what situation they will return to in Libya.
Picturing the Balvenie follows the creative journey embarked on by photographer James Stroud to capture the true spirit of this unique single malt whisky and the extraordinary Speyside distillery that produces it.
A Rogan Productions film directed by John Gutierrez. Year Zero36 follows a group of young Cambodian circus performers as they create a circus and discover the silence shrouding their country’s dark past and how the legacy of genocide has shaped their lives.
Looking at the world of craft through the eyes of five very different craftspeople, The Intelligent Hand had its global premiere at BAFTA in 2014 and has recently been acquired by Espresso TV for worldwide distribution. The Balvenie Distillery sponsored this documentary in a quest to find out about the true nature of craft around the world.
The Balvenie and the Morgan Motor Company have built a partnership based on shared values of craftsmanship and a belief in doing things the right way. As part of this, The Balvenie commissioned a Morgan 4-Seat Roadster to be built and to tour the United Kingdom. This film tells the story of the build of The Balvenie Morgan and some of the people that made it happen.
Rogan Productions created a short documentary for Victim Support's 40th year in business. This film captured the impact the organisation's work had on the lives if six victims of crimes, including murder and domestic violence. As well as this 1 minute film, Rogan Productions also produced an accompanying 5 minute documentary interviewing these victims and showing the difference the support of the charity made to their lives. Visit our Vimeo page to watch the other film: https://vimeo.com/107955428