EN - This black comedy TV series Quiz Me Quick, written by Bart De Pauw and directed by Jan Matthys, tells the story of five underdogs who conceive an ambitious plan to participate in the Ultimate Quiz: the Super Prestige. The road to the top, however, is beset with a lot more obstacles than they had initially thought. They encounter the most unexpected situations and find it difficult extricating themselves, no matter how much trivial knowledge they have amassed…

 

NL - De tragikomische fictieserie Quiz Me Quick, naar een scenario van Bart De Pauw en geregisseerd door Jan Matthys, vertelt het verhaal van vijf sympathieke underdogs die het ambitieuze plan opvatten mee te doen aan de Quiz der Quizzen: de Superprestige. Maar al gauw blijkt dat de tocht daar naar toe veel zwaarder is dan ze eerst dachten.  Ze komen in de meest onverwachte situaties terecht waar ze zich met al hun weetjes niet direct kunnen uitredden…

FR - La série télévisée tragicomique Quiz Me Quick, écrite par Bart De Pauw et réalisée par Jan Matthys, raconte l’histoire de cinq outsiders attendrissant qui mettent en place le plan ambitieux de participer au célèbre Quiz : le prestige assuré. Mais la route vers le sommet est cependant parsemée d’obstacles qu’ils vont avoir du mal à surmonter, peu importe le nombre de connaissances générales qu’ils ont pu emmagasiner.

Info

Title Quiz Me Quick
Original title Quiz Me Quick
Original language Dutch
Status Completed
Production Majority Flemish
Category TV series
Genre comedy, drama
Year 2012
World première / first public presentation 2012-04-28

Credits

Cast Wietse Tanghe, Dirk Van Dijck, Tom Audenaert, Jos Verbist, Pieter Piron, Liesa Naert, Tine Embrechts, Rilke Eyckermans, Clara Cleymans, Kevin Janssens, Ben Segers, Bart De Pauw, Stefaan Degand, Vic De Wachter, Gilda De Bal
Photography Stijn Van der Veken
Editing Joris Brouwers
Sound Bart Martens, Nico Nieuwdorp (mix)
Art director Bart Van Loo
Costume Kristin Van Passel, Charlotte Willems
Makeup Els Van Lierde
Music Aram Van Ballaert
Line Producer Hiskia Van Aert

Technical specs

Running time series 10 x 45'
Release format HDcam
Other available formats prores 4.4.4
Aspect ratio 16:9 1.77:1
Sound format stereo
Colour Colour
Available in 2D

Partners

Supported by Flanders Audiovisual Fund (VAF)
Production partners VRT, A Private View
Tax shelter partners Logitechnic, Videohouse, Telenet, CSM, Galloo, Miko Koffie, LSN Design, Lacom

Festivals

2013: BANFF World Media Festival (CA)

2013: SERIES MANIA (Vitrine Section)

2013: special mention at PRIX ITALIA

2013: PRIX EUROPA

Awards

Best of Sitcom & Best of Entertainment (BANFF)

 

Rockie Awards for Quiz Me Quick and What If? at BANFF

Flemish television series Quiz Me Quick and What If? grabbed three Rockie Awards in total at the Canadian BANFF World Media Festival (9-12 June). Quiz Me Quick won the Rockie Award in both the 'Best Sitcom' and 'Best of Entertainment' category, while What If? took home the Rockie Award for Best Comedy and a Special Mention in the 'Best of Entertainment' category.

tafel7Quiz Me Quick is doing well abroad. After its selection for the prestigious Séries Mania in Paris, the ten-part series can now also put two prestigious Rockie Awards on its resumee. In the Sitcoms section, Quiz Me Quick was up against three other sitcoms from Canada, the UK and the United States.

Published on Monday 10 June 2013

Clan, Deadline 14/10 and Quiz Me Quick to Séries Mania

In Paris, the fourth edition of the Séries Mania Festival (22-28 April) has taken off showcasing three television series from Flanders. Deadline 14/10 has been selected for the fest’s public programme, alongside BBC-HBO’s co-production with Flanders,Parade’s End. The series ClanQuiz Me Quick and – again – Deadline 14/10 were added to the professional programme of Séries Mania.

ClanDeadline 14/10 is screening in the World Programme of the festival, showing the public some 15 series from all over the world. Creativity and originality take centre stage in this section.

Published on Tuesday 23 April 2013

Four Flemish TV series nominated for Rockie Awards

Flemish TV shows Quiz Me Quick, Foxies On The Run and What if? are nominated for the World Media Awards – also known as the Rockies – at the Canadian BANFF World Media Festival (9-12 June). The animated TV series Picnic with Cake, coproduced with Flanders’ Walking The Dog, is also in the running for the awards.

qmqQuiz Me Quick has been doing well on an international level. Recently, the tragicomic ten-parter was selected for the prestigious Séries Mania Festival in Paris, while the series is now also invited to the Canadian BANFF World Media Festival. Quiz Me Quick is one of the four contenders nominated for the sitcom section in the fest’s entertainment division.

Published on Friday 10 May 2013

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Short info

Director Jan Matthys
Producers Bart De Pauw , Helen Perquy
Writers Jonas Geirnaert , Bart De Pauw , Bart Vaessen , Steve De Wilde
Contact

Koeken Troef
Melanie Van Dooren
Deschampheleerstraat 24-26
1081 Brussels
Belgium
T +32 2 412 01 10
info@koekentroef.be
melanie@koekentroef.be
www.koekentroef.be

Sales

Website www.quizmequick.be