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Faction North Ltd combines the talents and experience of producers Grant Keir and Peter Day. We work at the cutting edge of drama, documentary, TV and cross platform production.

Led by award winning producer Grant Keir, the company was established in 1998 and has offices in the city of Edinburgh, Scotland. We enjoy a close working relationship with Faction Films Ltd with offices in London.

Grant Keir

Grant Keir
Grant Keir is an experienced film, documentary and cross platform producer whose recent credits include the highly successful feature documentary ‘From Scotland With Love’ with Director Virginia Heath and ‘A Very Unsettled Summer’ with multi-award winning writer / director Anca Damian.

Faction North is in development with three projects backed by Creative Scotland including the feature thriller ‘Mystery Ride’, with Ugly Duckling Films, Curious Film and the New Zealand Film Commission; the feature documentary ‘The Creative Complex’, with Camp Films and Screen Australia; and feature thriller ‘Bitter Little Twist’ with East West Film Distribution. Grant is an EAVE graduate, Board Member of the Sheffield International Documentary Film Festival and regularly mentors and teaches pitching and business skills for a range of clients including Skillset, Creative Scotland and Crossover Labs.

Peter Day

Peter Day is a producer and director based in London. He has produced and directed documentaries for International broadcasters since 1991. Many of these films have won international prizes and have appeared in numerous international festivals. He has made many European co-productions for ARTE, TV2 Denmark, YLE Finland, WDR Germany, and HBO amongst others.

Recent / Current International Collaborations:

We are active in the field of international coproduction and welcome interest from international co-producers. We recently worked with Anca Damian of Aparte Film (Romania), Sean Wheelan of Filmgate Films (Sweden) and Film i Vast (Sweden) to coproduce the feature film ‘A Very Unsettled Summer’. We are currently working with Lene Bausager of Ugly Duckling Films and Matt Noonan of Curious Film to produce the sensual thriller, ‘Mystery Ride’ and are developing the thriller ‘Bitter Little Twist’ with East West Film Distribution.