The French pubcaster has bought ancient history show Apocalypse Neanderthal and climate doc How Climate Made History.
Both factual projects are two parters and produced by Berlin and Washington-based Story House Productions.
France Télévisions has also taken three-part series The Ascent of Civilisation, about ancient cultures. It was made for ZDF by Gruppe 5 Filmproduktion.
On the history front, the broadcaster has taken WWII two parter The Invasion: The Outbreak of World War II. The latter was made by ZDF and Poland’s TVP, and looks at the origins and early days of the war.