Swipe Films is one of the leading feature film production, sales and distribution companies in the UK. Its productions include the independent hits, Grand Theft Parsons, starring Johnny Knoxville, Michael Shannon and Christina Applegate and Sony Pictures' Jackboots On Whitehall, with Ewan McGregor, Rosamund Pike, Timothy Spall, and Richard E Grant.
Since being founded by Frank Mannion in 2002, it has built up a valuable library of over 25 films, which have won over 100 awards at major festivals around the world, including Cannes and Sundance, and a Golden Globe for Best Foreign Film for Osama.
The Swipe Film Fund was created in 2012 and invests in British and international productions. It most recently produced Get Lucky, starring Luke Treadaway for Universal Pictures, which will be released on August 9, 2013 and is currently in production on the 3-D Christmas movie, Saving Santa, with Martin Freeman, Noel Clarke, Tim Curry and Joan Collins and the highly anticipated crime thriller, Plastic, filmed on location in Miami and London.