Banshee Productions is a London based film production company established in 2010. Founded by Gladys San Juan and a group of independent filmmakers, Banshee was created to support aspiring individuals in the creative industry.
Originally set out to develop, produce and distribute for Short Films. Combined with support and feedback, Banshee has successfully supported filmmakers reach their final film, through workshops or co-productions.
In 2018, Banshee created the Comic Book platform, which turns strong stories into comics or graphic novel books.
Our most recent project, Banshee Talks, is our podcast platform which has been created to bring together like-minded scriptwriters and filmmakers. Our goal is to always support talent and build more filmmaking communities in the UK as well as abroad.
....why don't you go and check it out for yourselves.
Gladys San Juan started her career as a co-producer for the award-winning film 'Hunt for Gollum' in 2008, which had over 10,000,000 views on youtube. Following the success of Hunt for Gollum, Gladys pursued her passion and became a script supervisor working on award-winning films, including Star Wars Episode VII and Operator, a BAFTA award-winning short film.
Most recently, Gladys has turned to screenwriting , producing and directing and is Lecturer in Film Making and Screenwriting.
Her first short film completed project is ''Ghost in the Machine' as a writer and producer. Gladys and her team hope to build more bridges and collaboration as a boutique co-production company and locations resources for filming as well as offering focused master workshops in film making.
Link to her showreel can be found here.
Gladys also spends her time collaborating with other film makers and In 2019, she teamed up with They 're Watching Us and Brace Productions to direct her first short film 'elephant' shot in B &W and 16mm film. elephant has been well received and selected into fifteen world film festivals and winning best film at the prestigious Calcutta Film Festival, British Urban Film Festival, S.O.U.L ,Urban World Film Festival, Toronto Black Film Festival and the Pan African Film Festival.