Qatar's leading Production Agency — from TV commercials to documentaries, animation and corporate films, for some of the world's leading brands.
Resolution Productions is a multiple award-winning media production company with a reputation for creative excellence. Since its launch in 2007, Resolution has become Qatar's leading producer of content — from TV commercials to documentaries, animation and corporate films, for some of the world's leading brands.
Through the use of research, film, video and digital content, we tell stories in a memorable and inspiring fashion… it's as simple as that.
How do we do this? We meticulously analyse your brief, we do our research, we get to the core of your goals and ambitions, creatively telling your story through pictures, words, sound and animation.
But its not about us...it's about you.
Introducing Resolution’s newest enterprise, Intelligence Qatar (IQ).
IQ is a boutique market research agency which helps clients:
• understand customer and community perception
• measure and monitor performance
• analyze impact and value.
IQ focuses on doing the simple things well: we invest in understanding our client’s objectives, we are disciplined in getting the details right, we ensure our analysis is based on facts and hard evidence.
We understand quality research is dependent on quality people. Our consultants are highly qualified, marketing research specialists who have helped hundreds of organizations in Qatar and around the world.
For more information or to arrange a meeting,
please contact Tracey@intelligenceqatar.qa or Stefanie@intelligenceqatar.qa
or call 00974 4483 5628 to arrange a consultation.
Choose the Resolution team to tell your story.
What do Kylie Minogue, the colt from Old Regret, and setting Michael Jackson’s hair on fire have in common ? They’re all part of Geoff's experience in the business; Neighbours (TV Soap), The Man from Snowy River (Feature), and a Pepsi Commercial. Old skool experience for the digital age.
Geoff's favorite quote:
“Variety’s the very spice of life, That gives it all its flavour. William Cowper, 1785 ”
mr fixit at your service
From kit to crew and beyond: If you need it Lucas can provide it.
With his baby-blue eyes and winning smile, Lucas is the office charmer. But don’t let that fool you. Behind that easy-going manner, he’s a top organizer with an unrivaled knowledge of cameras and equipment. Top Lucas Fact: He’s a train spotter with a huge model railway collection.
Lucas's favorite quote:
“'A little coffee?'”
Pearl's favorite quote:
“It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.”
Our lady on the front-line
Millie moved to Dubai from the little village of Quorn in the UK when she was 19, and has been back and forth between the Middle East and the UK ever since. Whilst running Resolution’s front desk Millie keeps us all sane by applying her learnings as she trains to be a counsellor. Millie has the most eclectic music taste in the office, with Audioslave and the Grease soundtrack in her list of favourites, thankfully she doesn’t serenade us with songs from either of those.
Millie 's favorite quote:
“What doesn't kill you makes you stronger.”
Chief Operating Officer
Simon Ferguson is Chief Operating Officer and brings over 20 years of experience in media and marketing, most recently the creation of the largest full service Qatari Advertising Agency. Focused on helping clients gain the most value from their marketing investments, Simon's goal is to delight clients with world class work. A seasoned entrepreneur and multiple award winner in the areas of Marketing and Digital media, Simon is a former rock n roll band member and the fastest Irishman on ice (Cresta Run Club - 1990).
Simon's favorite quote:
“Break on through to the other side - Jim Morrison.”
IQ Associate Research Director
Stefanie is a senior, multi-method researcher who has global experience working for leading brands such as McDonalds, Virgin, Coca Cola, Qatar Airways, Commercial Bank and the Supreme Council of Health. Stefanie brings an obsession for data quality and an unwavering passion to helping clients achieve their strategic objectives. Stefanie is also an avid writer for business journals and has recently authored an article about the unique complexities of executing market research in Qatar.
Stefanie 's favorite quote:
“Without data you’re just another person with an opinion – W. Edwards Deming”
cameras and kit / best tattoos in Doha
BMX and skateboard whiz who puts the same focus into filming.
Ryan gave up the good life in rural France to join Resolution as a Camera Assistant and Operator. Sure as a mountain goat, Ryan particularly enjoys climbing cranes and towers to get that perfect shot.
Ryan's favorite quote:
“I knew it”
sparks and grip
If it needs rigging, building or plugging-in, Uneen’s your man.
Uneen is the handiest of handymen. He’s so good with his hands that he’s even built his own house with the best plumbing in Kerala. At Resolution, Uneen also looks after our many long term time lapse cameras dotted around Qatar. First one to pronounce his last name gets a free IPad.
Unneen's favorite quote:
sound guy / business lead chaser.
A soundman and also a ‘sound man’. Chris proudly wore headphones for CBCtv, TF1 and Thames TV before joining Resolution.
Green-fingered Londoner Christopher ‘Kris’ Kalinski is Fluent in English, French, and Polish, speaks a bit of Russian and can say ‘how do you do?’ in more languages than you could count on two hands. Top Chris Fact: Chris knows more about Polish history than all the staff of Resolution combined.
Christopher 's favorite quote:
“'A very sound man'”
Grainne sits at the epicenter of mission control in Resolution Productions.
She has an eclectic taste in films ranging from The Sound of Music and Gone with the Wind to Batman & Horror Movies. A dental nurse and care worker in her former life, she now takes care of the team at Resolution. Having travelled all the way from Ireland to escape Spiders, no one told her about the local Camel Spiders….I guess she wont' be watching the upcoming release of Arachnophobia!
Grainne 's favorite quote:
“After-all, tomorrow is another day! - Scarlet O'Hara”
sensei of post production / proud Dad.
Our Cannes award winning Editor is a Documentary and Drama specialist who knows how to tell a story with pictures, and is working on being able to tell a good joke.
His “onwards and upwards” attitude to work and 10 years experience with the BBC, ITV and Discovery says it all really!
Craig's favorite quote:
“'Buy the ticket, take the ride'”
IQ Research Consultant
Ghadi is a Marketing Research Consultant for Intelligence Qatar. She is a passionate advocate for social media, marketing research, and online journalism. Constantly thirsting for inspiration and continual learning, Ghadi embraces the unique insights she gains from each and every research project she works on. Ghadi loves to help others and aims to be a rainbow in their cloud. Having grown up in Qatar she has an in-depth understanding of Qatari cultural and tradition.
Ghadi 's favorite quote:
“I always knew I was destined for greatness. - Oprah Winfrey”
A sound engineer who likes it "Loud"….Simon is a big fan of Led Zeppelin and all that rocks.
Along with playing the guitar (really loud), he is a dedicated Arsenal fan and lover of all things Italian as long as its The Godfather Part II & Pizza. His proudest moment was asking his mother to catch a spider whilst he stood on a chair. A committed Simpsons fan, he'd love to see a Qatari episode…Inshallah.
Simon's favorite quote:
“It was like that when I got here”
director of photography / travelling man.
Living life though a lens.
Rob’s worked for HBO, E! and CBS in the states, in West Africa for CNN and on perhaps his most dangerous assignment he worked for the BBC in Leeds in the UK. Top Rob Fact: As a child Rob memorised the full script of the Goonies - a skill that he hopes to put to use one day.
Robert's favorite quote:
“'wer wie was, wieso weshalb warum, wer nicht fragt bleibt dumm'”
IQ Senior Research Consultant
Motasem is a senior research consultant at Intelligence Qatar and brings over five years of social and market research experience in the GCC. While his forte is in health, he has worked on many research projects across a variety of sectors including banking, telecommunications, advertising, entertainment, media and FMCG. A geeky researcher and a health enthusiast, Motasem also has a passion for theatre and film.
Motasem 's favorite quote:
“If you board the wrong train, it is no use running along the corridor in the other direction. – Dietrich Bonhoeffer”
Irshad’s passion is cricket. He prefers to bat but is also a pretty nifty bowler, once getting 3 wickets in an over.
Irshad's favorite quote:
IQ Research Director
Tracey Kohinga is the Research Director of Intelligence Qatar and brings over 20 years of experience providing clients with research based strategic advice. Tracey has an unwavering passion for excellence and creativity. She believes that a strong cultural understanding, thorough and considered research that delivers genuine insights to a high quality standard is the only research worth doing.
Tracey's favorite quote:
“Google is not a synonym for research – Dan Brown ”
motion graphic designer and retro t-shirt fan
2d, 3d…and 4d!?! (maybe, if the price is right).
Aya has worked as an motion graphic designer for Indonesia’s top broadcasters and his work has been displayed at 3D art exhibitions in Indonesia and Amsterdam. His ideas and execution make him a leader in his field.
Ahmad's favorite quote:
“Talk less, do more.”
senior producer / office joker.
Comfortable anywhere, in front of or behind the camera, the desert, the arctic or in the kitchen.
After 20 years with CNBC, Associated Press Television News and ITN, and award recognition along the way from the UK’s Royal Television Society, Michael’s drive and passion are at the core of the Resolution Production team. Michael’s favourite place to visit is wherever his children are.
Michael's favorite quote:
puts the creative into creative director
Tim has won so many awards that he’s had to build an extension to house them.
Intense, focused and a perfectionist: Tim insists on the best and gets it. He describes himself as a committed creative, and he adds that little piece of magic to Resolutions films. By Royal Command: He’s even worked for Prince Charles.
Tim's favorite quote:
“iPhone, therefore i am”
Showrunner & storyteller, David has worked across the globe with the world's best broadcasters, including the BBC, C4 and RTE.
When not running major visual projects, David writes best selling crime books, is a scuba divemaster, and is a hands on Dad to his young son.
David's favorite quote:
“Who's the audience. Why are we doing this?”
director / boss man
Irish-Aussie hybrid, steadfastly steering the good ship Resolution.
County Cork to Kosovo, Melbourne to Afghanistan and everywhere in-between, Kirby’s globe-trotting career brought him to Qatar in 2004. He completely forgot to leave and instead set up Resolution in 2007.
Kirby's favorite quote:
“The harder I work, the luckier I get”