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Archive for October, 2010

0 RAVES FOR CHEERLEADERS

Broadcast Magazine, the TV industry’s leading trade paper, has collected the best of the reviews for our film Boy Cheerleaders that aired last night on Channel 4. Their cream of the (happily very big!) crop are: “If those who proselytise on behalf of the Big Society have the slightest bit of common sense, they will [...]

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0 CHEER IT FOR THE BOYS

We’re incredibly happy to announce that Quark’s latest documentary Boy Cheerleaders directed by James Newton will be the first film in the new series of the BBC’s prestigious Wonderland series. Following Europe’s only all-boy cheerleading squad the DAZL Diamonds, the film has received great advance reviews from UK papers, magazines and online press, including: Pick [...]

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0 CLORE LEADERSHIP BOOST

Quark co-founder Anna Higgs has been selected for the prestigious Clore Leadership Programme for 2010/2011. Since 2004, the Clore Leadership Programme has awarded 157 Fellowships to outstanding individuals, some working freelance and others drawn from different types and sizes of organisations, in areas ranging from archives to theatre production, and including visual and performing arts, [...]

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1 TWINSET @ DOC/FEST

Amy Rose’s short film Twinset, made for the Scottish Documentary Institute’s Bridging the Gap scheme, will have its world premiere at this year’s Sheffield Doc/Fest. The film is screening at: 03 Nov 16.00 – Showroom 1 06 Nov 10.00 – Odeon Described by the festival as “a brilliant observation on courage and family and their [...]

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Posted in Festivals, Screenings