Renowned producer Jeremy Thomas is the owner of the Recorded Picture Company, which was founded in 1974. He became known for his commercially successful and critically acclaimed films. The multi-award winning Brit works with highly individual directors, yet remains true to his vision of what ambitious independent cinema should be. Jeremy Thomas has produced such classics as Bernardo Bertolucci’s THE LAST EMPEROR (1987), masterpieces by Nicolas Roeg, Takeshi Kitano, Nagisa Oshima, Volker Schlöndorff and David Cronenberg and outstanding debut films like Jonathan Glazer’s SEXY BEAST (2000) and David Mackenzie’s YOUNG ADAM (2003). In his ZFF Master Class, Jeremy Thomas used selected examples to discuss in detail these productive collaborations and the development of his projects.