Illuminations media - productions

Over the past forty years, we have specialised in making and distributing arts, cultural and performance media. We produced more than 300 broadcast productions, winning an International Emmy, a BAFTA and a Peabody, among many other awards.



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For forty years Illuminations has made and distributed media about the arts and performance, as well as films about religion, history and ideas. Our Blog was about these films, the arts, the future of television and digital media in general. Our Film Shop makes many of them available to you in one click.


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Matthew Bourne’s The Red Shoes

Matthew Bourne brings his unique take on the legendary 1948 feature film.

Matthew Bourne’s Romeo + Juliet

Shakespeare’s classic love story is given a novel twist by being set in the dystopian “Verona Institution”.