Passion Distribution is pleased to announce a raft of international deals following its annual Showcase event held in London yesterday.
Passion Distribution is pleased to announce a raft of international deals following its annual Showcase event held in London yesterday. Deals include TIMBER KINGS S1&2 to RMC Decouverte France and CHARLIE LUXTON’S HOMES BY THE SEA to SBS Norway, TV2 Denmark and Blue Ant in Canada.
In France, RMC Decouverte has acquired hit titles TIMBER KINGS S1&S2 (25 x 60’), DYNAMO: MAGICIAN IMPOSSIBLE S1-4 (16 x 60' & 2 x 60' specials) and The Weather Channel success SO YOU THINK YOU’D SURVIVE (8 x 60’). PTV channel Voyage has licensed AIR PRESSURE (10 x 30’) and documentary channel Planete A&E has picked GHOST ADVENTURES S7&8 (131 x 60’ & 1 x 90’).
Italian PTV broadcaster De Agostini has licensed WORLD’S ANGIEST (8 x 60’) and ANGRY BRITAIN (6 x 60’). WORLD’S ANGRIEST has also travelled to Poland as part of a deal with TVN Poland which also includes TRAFFIC COPS S9&S11 (63 x 30' & 33 x 60') and AN IDIOT ABROAD S2&3 (19 x 60’) a Mentorn Media and Risk and Me & You production.
In Scandinavia, sales include CHARLIE LUXTON’S HOMES BY THE SEA S1&2 (15 x 60’) to SBS Norway and TV2 Denmark. CHARLIE LUXTON’S HOMES BY THE SEA S1 has also been picked up by Blue Ant in Canada and STRANGEST WEATHER ON EARTH S1&2 (12 x 30' & 8 x 60') has been acquired by Nippon in Japan
Sally Miles, Passion Distribution CEO and Founder, said “Our Showcase is a great starting point in 2015 and leading into MIPTV in April to launch new shows. We have a stellar line up with something for everyone’s schedules.”