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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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The world premiere of feature documentary The People vs. George Lucas went with a bang at this year’s SXSW festival in Austin, Texas.  Director Alexandre O. Philippe was of course there, along with our fellow producers Kerry Roy, Vanessa Philippe and Robert Muratore who also shot the film. The audience response was phenomenal at all [...]

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0 Blogging for Filmmaker Magazine

I’ve been asked to blog our experiences at this year’s SXSW, as we’re here with the world premiere of The People vs. George Lucas and have quite the week ahead. I won’t repeat experiences here, but we had a great start with the festival announcing a same-day encore screening even before our premiere started because [...]

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0 Quark Goes to SXSW

Today I’m heading out to the South by Southwest festival, for the world premiere of Exhibit A/Quark Films feature documentary The People vs. George Lucas, directed by Alexandre O. Philippe. It’s an incredibly exciting time, as we’re selected in the Spotlight Premiere section alongside Shane Meadows’ Le Donk & Scor-zay-zee and films such as Michel [...]

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0 Meeting Ray Harryhausen

Today was one of those days when you remember how amazing it is to work in the world of film.  For feature documentary The People vs. George Lucas we went to interview the legendary Ray Harryhausen. I remember sitting as a little kid, maybe 7, my dad insisting I watched Jason and the Argonauts instead [...]

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