Recent Productions

Channel 4  

The City That Beat ISIS: Channel 4, Unreported World, March 27, 2015Reporter Kiki King and director James Brabazon are smuggled into the Syrian town of Kobani while it's besieged and partly occupied by ISIS. 


Inside Japans Nuclear Meltdown: BBC, BBC One, February 23, 2012A thrilling, award winning film unfolding the desperate hours and days after the Fukushima nuclear disaster, when the fate of thousands of Japanese citizens fell into the hands of a small corps of engineers, firemen and soldiers who risked their lives to prevent the Daiichi nuclear complex from complete meltdown. 

Winner, International Current Affairs2013 Royal Television Society Awards

The autumn run of Unreported World has started. Catch up with the heart-warming India's Blind Daters and the shocking Yemen: Britain's Unseen War on 4OD. 

Congratulations to Dan Edge, Sasha Achilli and all the team on winning an Emmy for 'Outbreak' (WGBH Frontline/BBC with Mongoose Films) to add to this year's current affairs BAFTA and the TV documentary prize at the One World Media Awards.   

Further congratulations to Wael Dabbous, Shaunagh Connaire, Dan Edge and Sasha Achilli on winning duPont awards for our films Ebola Outbreak (C4 Unreported World/PBS Frontline) and Outbreak (PBS Frontline/BBC with Mongoose Productions).  The judges said the films 'exhibited courageous reporting at its finest.'

Over the last nine years different films we've made here at Quicksilver have won many prestigious awards.  As well as this year's BAFTA current affairs award, these include four Emmys, two other BAFTAs, a BAFTA for best director, three Royal Television Society Awards for International Current Affairs, an RTS for best editor, a Broadcast award for best documentary, two Grierson awards, a duPont award,  the Banff World Television Festival Award for Best Political Documentary, a Wincott award for best TV current affairs, the One World Media Award for Children's Rights, the Rory Peck Features Award and the Rory Peck Impact Award. We are committed to journalism and film making of the highest standard.

The broadcasters we’ve worked with include Channel 4, BBC, PBS (WGBH/Frontline), HBO and CNN. Many other major broadcasters have syndicated our films.

Syria Behind The Lines (US); Syria Across the Lines (UK)"There are not that many programmes on television that demand to be seen, but this is one of them. - The Times"Syria Across the Lines

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