Beyond strikes Greenstone deal

International distributor Beyond Distribution has struck a deal with New Zealand producer Greenstone to represent three of its new factual series.

The company has taken the international rights to Cause of Death: Unknown, Renters and History Under The Hammer.

Cause of Death: Unknown is a 5x30mins series that explores a series a cases with strange circumstances of death. Renters is a 10x30mins that follows a group of property managers in New Zealand, while History Under The Hammer is a 13x30mins series that sees items of historical significance going for auction.

Fiona Crago, general manager of Beyond Distribution, said: “Greenstone are one of New Zealand’s best producers and we have been proud to represent their programs internationally for nearly a decade. This market we are launching 35 new hours at MIPCOM for Greenstone which we know will have strong appeal to our buyers”.

Bryan Hall, general manager of Greenstone, added: “Beyond has played a significant role in Greenstone’s success over many years. Greenstone is New Zealand’s most prolific producer of factual series, and Beyond ensures that our programmes are seen on the world stage.”