We’re delighted to announce THE CURSE has been nominated for a BAFTA Film Award. The ceremony takes place on February 10. Congratulation to all the team and thanks to our financiers, Film4 and the BFI.
THE CURSE has won the Golden Starfish Best Short prize at the Hamptons International Film Festival after its first screening in North America.
Fyzal Boulifa’s Cannes award winning THE CURSE has its North American premiere at the Hamptons International Film Festival on October 5th. The Film4 / BFI funded short will also be at the BFI London Film Festival next month.
I am happy to announce that Fyzal Boulifa’s THE CURSE has won the Illy Best Short Film Prize at Directors’ Fortnight at the Cannes Film Festival 2012. Thank You to everyone who made it happen!
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, [...]
This week Anna is in the United Arab Emirates, at the invitation of the British Council office in Dubai to talk about Quark’s work and to help promote the Young Creative Entrepreneur scheme, and specifically the launch of the International Young Screen Entrepreneur Awards in the region, which she was a finalist for in the [...]
Quark co-founder Anna Higgs has been selected for the prestigious CC-TV programme to develop new leaders in the TV industry. Supported by DV Talent, PACT, Oslwang, Grant Thornton and Lee & Thompson, the scheme runs over one year. Anna joins producers and executives from the likes of Big Talk, Maverick, Channel 4, Lime Pictures, ICM [...]
We’re very pleased to announce that Silvana Aguirre’s short film Crossing has won not one, but two awards at Dresden International Short Film Festival. The touching coming-of-age film took home both the ARTE award for Best Film and the Audience Award for Best Film. Congratulations to the team!
Short documentary On the Run with Abdul won the main prize at the Signes de Nuit festival in Paris this weekend. The win is great news for the team, who scooped the Prix de la Presse at Clermont Ferrand earlier this year. The success is all the more special given the film was made in, [...]
Quark co-founder and producer Anna Higgs has been selected for the prestigious Inside Picutres programme, run by Qwerty Films with the support of Skillset. Also on the programme which runs across 2010 are: Richard Aseme, Director, Sales & Distribution EMEA, Paramount Pictures International Jon S. Baird, Producer/Writer/Director, Logie Pictures Claire Beswick, Senior Film Booker, Odeon [...]