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'FOOLS' HEADS TO UK WITH A CLUTCH OF NOMINATIONS

LONDON, 31 August, 2015 – FOOLS – the award-winning debut feature by writer-director Benjamin Meyer is to be screened in the United Kingdom as an Official Selection of the Southampton International Film Festival. (15 - 18 October).  The production is also nominated for three awards: Michael Szeles (Best Actor); Janie Goldstein and team (Best Production Design); Benjamin Meyer (Best Screenplay).

CAST: Rebecca Spence; Janet Ulrich Brooks; Danny Goldring; Berkeley Clayborne; Walt Sloan; Tara Mallen; Tony Fitzpatrick; Joyce Porter; Zo Zosak; John Lordan; Paul Barile; Maury Cooper; Matt Young; Michael Szeles; Mary Cross.

DIRECTOR: Benjamin Meyer.

WRITER: Benjamin Meyer.

PRODUCERS: Beth Schacter; Dana Scott.

ASSOCIATE PRODUCERS: Ryan Cech; John Dhabolt; Samuel Garrick (QUANTOCK); Cecilia Graves; Mimi Munson; Stuart Norton; Irene Turner.

MUSIC: Craig DeLeon.

CINEMATOGRAPHY: Scott Thiele.

PRODUCTION DESIGN: Janie Goldstein.

UNIT PRODUCTION MANAGER: Stephanie E. Clemons.

PRODUCTION MANAGER: Kevin McGrail.

FIRST ASSISTANT DIRECTORS: Holli Hopkins-McGinley; Justin Vogt.

SECOND ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: Brian Nowak.

ASSISTANT ART DIRECTOR: Caitlin Laingen.

SOUND MIXER: Morgan Jensen.

GRIP (ADDITIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY): Veronica Bouza.

GRIP/GAFFER (ADDITIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY): Seth Oberle.

KEY GRIP (ADDITIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY): Betsy Peoples.

MUSIC SUPERVISOR: Heather Guibert.

PRODUCTION ASSISTANT: Junius Randolph.

PUBLICIST: David Roberson.

 

Posted on Monday, August 31, 2015 at 05:32PM by Registered CommenterQG | Comments Off

'CALABASH' SELECTED FOR OUT OF AFRICA INTERNATIONAL FF 

 

NEW YORK, August 24, 2015 – CALABASH - the documentary about the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa - is to be screened in Nairobi, Kenya as an Official Selection of the 2015 Out of Africa International Film Festival (October 30 - November 1)

DIRECTORS: Gerardo Chapa; Alex Flick.

WRITER: Gerardo Chapa.

PRODUCERS: Gerardo Chapa; Alex Flick; Masato Riesser; Daniel M. Turcan.

EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Gerardo Chapa; Jorge Chapa; Alex Flick; Samuel Garrick (QUANTOCK); Jerome Hadey.

CINEMATOGRAPHERS: Gerardo Chapa; Alex Flick.

MUSIC: Bjarni Biering.

EDITORS: Kyri Evangelou; Evangelos Kyriakou; Xavier Leret; Paul Nicoletos; Masato Riesser; Andrew Zutta.

SOUND: Jason Peacock.

 

Posted on Monday, August 24, 2015 at 10:30AM by Registered CommenterQG | Comments Off

'1400' HONOURED WITH WORLD PREMIERE AT 39th MONTREAL WORLD FILM FESTIVAL

LONDON, 21 August, 2015 - 1400, the debut feature by Singaporean director, Derrick Lui has been selected to have its World Premiere at the 39th Montreal World Film Festival on Sunday, 6 September.

Running at 89 minutes, 1400 is the much anticipated follow-up to Lui’s 2009 short WHEN NIGHT FA11S and expands on its theme of life, love and loss.  Written, directed and produced by Lui, 1400 stars Desmond Tan and Xu Yahui with William Lawandi, Maria Alexandria, Alan Tan, Angeline Yap, Luis Lim, Grace Lee-Khoo and Junichi Takahashi.  The film was executive produced by Samuel Garrick and William Gag.

Commenting from Singapore, Derrick Lui said:

“I am so happy and grateful that my first feature film will have its World Premiere at one of the most distinguished film festivals in the world.  Making 1400 was a multi-year labour of love for me and there were times when I wondered if we would complete it.” 

“I cannot thank enough my amazing cast, crew and supporters for their dedication and their belief in the story I wanted to tell.”  

 www.quantockgroup.com/1400

 

Posted on Friday, August 21, 2015 at 11:27AM by Registered CommenterQG | Comments Off

NYC PREMIERE ANNOUNCED FOR FOOLS

LONDON, 6 July, 2015 – FOOLS – the award-winning debut feature by writer-director Benjamin Meyer will have its New York City premiere at Anthology Film Archives as a selection of the acclaimed New Filmmakers series. (Wednesday 22 July, 7:15 PM) 

CAST: Rebecca Spence; Janet Ulrich Brooks; Danny Goldring; Berkeley Clayborne; Walt Sloan; Tara Mallen; Tony Fitzpatrick; Joyce Porter; Zo Zosak; John Lordan; Paul Barile; Maury Cooper; Matt Young; Michael Szeles; Mary Cross.

DIRECTOR: Benjamin Meyer.

WRITER: Benjamin Meyer.

PRODUCERS: Beth Schacter; Dana Scott.

ASSOCIATE PRODUCERS: Ryan Cech; John Dhabolt; Samuel Garrick (QUANTOCK); Cecilia Graves; Mimi Munson; Stuart Norton; Irene Turner.

MUSIC: Craig DeLeon.

CINEMATOGRAPHY: Scott Thiele.

UNIT PRODUCTION MANAGER: Stephanie E. Clemons.

PRODUCTION MANAGER: Kevin McGrail.

FIRST ASSISTANT DIRECTORS: Holli Hopkins-McGinley; Justin Vogt.

SECOND ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: Brian Nowak.

ASSISTANT ART DIRECTOR: Caitlin Laingen.

SOUND MIXER: Morgan Jensen.

GRIP (ADDITIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY): Veronica Bouza.

GRIP/GAFFER (ADDITIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY): Seth Oberle.

KEY GRIP (ADDITIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY): Betsy Peoples.

MUSIC SUPERVISOR: Heather Guibert.

PRODUCTION ASSISTANT: Junius Randolph.

 

Posted on Monday, July 6, 2015 at 05:57PM by Registered CommenterQG | Comments Off

CALABASH: OFFICIAL SELECTION AT GUANAJUATO FF

 

LONDON, 6 July, 2015 – CALABASH - the documentary about the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa - is to be screened in Mexico as an Official Selection of the 2015 Guanajuato International Film Festival (17- 26 July)

DIRECTORS: Gerardo Chapa; Alex Flick.

WRITER: Gerardo Chapa.

PRODUCERS: Gerardo Chapa; Alex Flick; Masato Riesser; Daniel M. Turcan.

EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Gerardo Chapa; Jorge Chapa; Alex Flick; Samuel Garrick (QUANTOCK); Jerome Hadey.

CINEMATOGRAPHERS: Gerardo Chapa; Alex Flick.

MUSIC: Bjarni Biering.

EDITORS: Kyri Evangelou; Evangelos Kyriakou; Xavier Leret; Paul Nicoletos; Masato Riesser; Andrew Zutta.

SOUND: Jason Peacock.

 

Posted on Monday, July 6, 2015 at 05:34PM by Registered CommenterQG | Comments Off