Highland Film Group (HFG) is an independent worldwide sales, film financing, production and distribution company, building a reputation for handling high-octane films in the action/thriller/horror space, focusing on cast, director, film maker driven content.



July 29, 2021

First look at Neil Marshall’s Highland sales title ‘The Lair’; production underway in Hungary

The Lair follows Sgt. Tom Hook as he is tasked with leading a unit to find Lt. Kate Sinclair after the Royal Air Force fighter pilot was shot down in Afghanistan. Pursued by insurgents, Sinclair has sought shelter in an abandoned bunker where she unwittingly releases the Ravagers – a half human-half...

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July 23, 2021

Why some US sales agents are getting into direct distribution

Faced with collapsing windows and an expanding array of digital releasing options, sales agents are moving into US distribution to better serve their filmmaker partners. Unlike mini-majors Lionsgate, Miramax and STX, whose distribution and sales arms have co-existed for years, companies such as XYZ Films and Highland Film Group developed...

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July 10, 2021

First Look: Josh Duhamel in Crime Thriller ‘Bandit’

Josh Duhamel (pictured above), Mel Gibson, Elisha Cuthbert and Nestor Carbonell star in “Bandit,” which Highland Film Group is selling at Cannes. Allan Ungar directs. Kraig Wenman wrote the script based on author Robert Knuckle’s best-selling novel and journalist Ed Arnold’s interviews with Gilbert Galvan Jr., who lived under the...

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July 6, 2021

Cannes Q&A: Luke Kleintank

Actor Luke Kleintank talks to CMN about his pandemic year and the upcoming film The Good Neighbour which is being repped by Highland Film Group for international. How has your pandemic year been? The pandemic year has been extremely trying for myself and for my family. The virus took the...

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