The Quay Brothers

27.07.10
Institute Benjamenta, The Quay Brothers The brothers talk to Gary Thomas about their work, collaboration, Europe and the Baroque. Institute Benjamenta (1995), their first feature, is available now in a Dual Format Edition package from the BFI. It includes a new documentary, with interviews with the Quays, Mark Rylance, Alice Krige and other principle cast and crew, as well as three short films and a booklet of ...
Simon Pummell

09.05.10
Bodysong, Simon Pummell Simon Pummell tells APEngine about how he got started, working across animation and film, features that don’t get made, and how everything’s transmedia now… You came to film relatively late didn’t you? You didn’t go straight out of school and train? No, absolutely not. I went and did an English degree, which I guess was partly just to do with my family. There was ...
Institute Benjamenta

16.04.10
Institute Benjamenta, The Quay Brothers Or This Dream People Call Human Life (1995) is a darkly beautiful and unsettling feature by The Quay Brothers starring Mark Rylance and Alice Krige. Institute Benjamenta is one of the first three releases in the BFI’s new Dual Format Edition package, containing both a DVD and Blu-ray disc. This striking first live-action feature from the master animators is a beautifully-realised anti-fairy ...