Welcome to Aconite Elizabeth!

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Aconite is delighted to announce that Elizabeth Benjamin has now joined our family, as a Producer of Marketing and Distribution. A communications specialist for 14 years, and an impact producer since 2007, Elizabeth brings her expertise and enthusiasm to Aconite.


“I began my career working at the British Film Institute developing a passion for artistic and socially minded films. I’ve worked with a range of filmmakers over the years, from Shane Meadows and The Dardenne Brothers to the late Mike Grigsby, Penny Woolcock and Laura Poitras. Aconite has a great slate and I am excited to be part of the team.”

Meanwhile, after a successful world premiere in Sheffield Doc/Fest in June, BRASILIA: LIFE AFTER DESIGN has hit the road, and is now touring in Festivals around the world to include: Bergen International Film Festival in Norway; Arquiteturas Film Festival in Lisbon, Melbourne’s Environmental Film Festival, Planet in Focus Film Festival in Toronto, Margaret Mead Film Festival in New York…

BRASILIA Director Bart Simpson’s Q&A in Planet in Focus FF in Toronto.

Aconite is growing in scale and ambition, with new projects in our minds and hearts.

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Latest News


15/03/2018: Brasília: Life After Design London Premiere at The East End Film Festival!

We are delighted to announce the London Premiere of Brasília: Life After Design will take place at the East End Film festival, Thursday 26 April, 18.1 Read more »

13/03/2018: Aquarela is picture locked!

We are thrilled to announce that AQUARELA, our flagship production, Directed by the visionary Victor Kossakovsky, is picture locked!

What a wonderful journey we have had so far. We are so proud of this creation. Thanks Read more »

22/02/2018: Director Marie Liden’s Chicken & Egg grant and Guiding Lights mentorship Announcements!

Director Marie Liden has been awarded the prestigious US based Chicken & Egg grant AND a UK Guiding Lights mentorship! Read more »