Aimara Reques is an award-winning producer who has over 30 years of experience in the film industry. As a student at the University of Venezuela, Reques began her career working alongside established director Pablo De La Barra. Her first documentary production experience was about a unique indigenous community, deep within the Amazon. Reques founded Aconite Productions in 2010 with a passion to produce ambitious documentaries on important international stories. Since then, she has collaborated with several renowned directors and producers from both the UK and abroad. In 2019, she received her first APSA nomination for Best Documentary Feature Film with Aquarela. She is a winner of two BAFTA Scotland Awards, a Fox Searchlight Award and an Amnesty International Media Award and has produced films for UK TV channels as well as international co-productions for broadcast and theatrical releases.

Accolades

Victor Kossakovsky and Aimara Reques and Heino Deckert and Sigrid Dyekjær
Best Documentary Film, 2019

Aquarela

Best Documentary Film, 2019

Aquarela

Aquarela is the deeply cinematic journey through the transformative beauty and raw power of water. Captured at a rare 96 frames-per-second, the film is a…

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Films

Aquarela
2018

Aquarela

United Kingdom, Germany, Denmark
2018

Aquarela

Aquarela is the deeply cinematic journey through the transformative beauty and raw power of water. Captured at a rare 96 frames-per-second, the film is a…

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