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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 Stars Find Voices

We are very pleased that director Hope Dickson Leach is working with Quark on a new commission for Channel 4′s 3 Minute Wonder strand exploring ways of helping teenagers find their voices and share their own feelings about the issues that affect them – including the current media hot topic, knife crime. The 4 docudramas [...]

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0 Rivers of Blood TX

The first set of 3 Minute Wonders produced by Quark will premiere on Channel 4 this coming Monday 14th April. Rivers of Blood, directed by James Newton, is a series of films about one of the most contentious issues in society today – immigration. Airing in the run up to the 40th anniversary of Enoch [...]

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0 3 Minute Wonders

Quark are pleased to announce that we have just been commissioned for 2 week-long strands of Channel 4′s cutting edge documentary series 3 Minute Wonders. Documentary maker James Newton will direct four films exploring the 40th anniversary of Enoch Powell’s controversial ‘Rivers of Blood’ speech. Director Luke Sewell – who’s recent film Medium at Large [...]

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0 Murderers Success

Murderers on the Dancefloor, a Quark co-production with RDF for Channel 4′s First Cuts season, slayed the critics. The film, which looks behind the scenes of an astounding YouTube phenomenon, was selected as pick of the day in 3 national broadsheets – The Telegraph, The Guardian and The Times. The half hour TV programme is [...]

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