Thursday, 17 November 2016


Who were the co-founders of DNA Films?
Andrew McDonald and Duncan Kenworthy
When was the company founded?
1983
Where is DNA based?
Uk, London
How many films have DNA Films produced?
27
What awards have DNA Films won?
DNA Films have won several awards for their films including 28 Days Later which won 6 awards (including the Saturn Award's Best Horror Film in 2003), Love Actually which won 9 awards (including the Empire Award for Best British Film), Notes on a Scandal which won 8 awards (including the British Independent Film Award for Best Screenplay), The Last King of Scotland which won 6 awards (including three BAFTAs, for Best British Film, Best Actor for Forest Whitaker and Best Adapted Screenplay), Sunshine which won a single award (being the BIFA for Best Technical Achievement in 2007), Never Let Me Go which won 8 awards (including the Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Overlooked Film) and Ex_Machina which won 19 Awards (including an Academy Award for Best Visual Effects).How many full time staff does DNA Films employ?
Their are three main full time staff at DNA Films, the heads of Andrew MacDonald and Allon Reich, as well as their secretary Joanne Ruth Smith.
List 5 box-office hits that DNA Films have made.
  •  28 Days Later (2002) - Making $84.6 Million from its $8 Million budget
  •  Love Actually (2003) - Making $246.9 Million from its $45 Million budget
  • The Last King of Scotland (2006) - Making $48.4 Million from its $6 Million budget
  •  28 Weeks Later (2007) - Making $64.2 Million from its $15 Million budget
  •  Ex_Machina (2014) - Making $36.9 Million from its $15 Million budget
List 5 flops that DNA Films has made.
  •  The Parole Officer (2001) - Only making $3.976 Million on a $6 Million budget
  •  Sunshine (2007) - Only making $32 Million on a $40 Million budget
  •  Amelia (2009) - Only making $19.6 Million on a $40 Million budget
  •  Never Let Me Go (2010) - Only making $9.5 Million on a $15 Million budget
  •  Dredd (2012) - Only making $41.5 Million on a $45 Million budget
What is Danny Boyle's relationship with DNA Films?
collaborator with DNA Films, with them working together of 28 Days Later, Sunshine, 28 Weeks Later and T2: Trainspotting.
List 3 famous directors that DNA Films have worked?
  • Danny Boyle
  •  Richard Curtis
  •  Mark Romanek
List 5 famous actors who have starred in films made by DNA Films ?

  • Andrew Garfield
  •  Ewan McGreggor
  •  Karl Urban
  •  Keira Knightley
  •  Alan Rickman 
What has been DNA Films highest grossing film?
Love Actually was their highest grossing film
What Hollywood studios have DNA Films worked with?
20th Century Fox distributing 28 Days Later and 28 Weeks Later (through their division, Fox Searchlight) as well as Universal, who distributed Love Actually.
List two of DNA Films big blockbuster films and find out their budgets.
  •  Dredd (2012) - $45 Million
  •  Sunshine (2007) - $40 Million
What film is DNA Films most famous for?
TrainspottingWhat other genres do DNA Films films like to make?
drama, thriller, romance, sci-fi, action and historical.
Who have DNA Films entered into a partnership with for DNA TV Limited?
in collaboration with the Fox Network Group (division of 21st Century Fox, one of the big six).