Nick Barton’s many producing credits include: numerous advertising commercials with Terence Donovan; then television documentaries and dramas, such as “The World A Television History” ( C4) “Spaceship Earth” ( C4/PBS) “The French Foreign Legion” for BBC TV, “Moving Story” (ITV) “Bye Bye Baby” (Film on Four) “Boswell & Johnson” (BBC) “The Wimbledon Poisoner (BBC) “The 7 Wonders of the World” ( for Discovery/ C4 ) “Vanishing Man” (ITV), and “Great Excavations/List Worlds” a major 6-part documentary series for C4.
Harbour Pictures was created in 1999 to produce feature films. Having secured a first-look deal with Buena Vista International (the distribution arm of Disney) Nick produced his first feature film ‘CALENDAR GIRLS’ the huge no 1 UK Box office hit in 2003. He then produced ‘KINKY BOOTS’ his highly acclaimed film for Miramax Films in 2005 which was released in 2005/6.
He has just produced “SWALLOWS & AMAZONS based on the classic Arthur Ransome book, in 2015 for BBC Films, BFI and Studio Canal, to be released in 2016. He has a number of other films in development and pre production. He has been a member of BAFTA since 1983.