Anna Higgs is a producer with a background in the world of interactive ‘edutainment’ and has been involved the production of a wide range of games, including the BAFTA award-winning LIFTING THE WEIGHT as well as managing digital media projects for a diverse range of clients including Sony Playstation, BskyB, Telewest and the BBC. Although helping clients push their customers’ “buttons” was fun, Anna decided to put her skills to work in the film industry and has since worked on film shoots such as FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS with Imagine Entertainment and Universal, in marketing and distribution with Buena Vista International (UK), as well as development work with Neal Street Productions, Little Bird and Cinema NX.
Anna founded Quark Films in 2006 with producer Gavin Humphries and is now producing across all platforms. Quark were named “Stars of Tomorrow” by industry paper SCREEN INTERNATIONAL in 2007, and recent credits include diverse work with the likes of The Mighty Boosh and Arctic Monkeys, Quark’s TV documentaries, feature films and animated projects. Anna is currently a finalist in the UK’s ‘Young Screen Entrepreneur of the Year’ award.