All3Media International

ATF Formats Pitch shortlist revealed

Five shortlisted formats have been selected to be presented live on-stage during the third annual ATF Formats Pitch, backed by All3Media International and the Asia TV Forum. The five formats entering the pitch competition for creators and producers of new and original non-scripted entertainment formats in Asia include: Post Box of Miracles by China’s Hunan […]

ABC Australia, All3Media Int’l partner on Uber Driver drama

All3Media International has partnered with public broadcaster ABC Australia on six-part drama Diary Of An Uber Driver. Written by Please Like Me’s Thomas Ward, the drama is co-produced with RevLover Films and Create NSW and based on a popular blog and 2016 e-book by Ben Phillips. The half-hour drama follows Uber driver Ben as he […]

Distributors: the new producers?

A growing number of distributors are involved in activities that look more like development, production and commissioning. Andy Fry investigates At its core, the primary role of a TV distributor is still to sell programmes to the international market. But these days a growing number of distributors are also involved in activities that look more […]

All3Media Int’l launches MIP Cancun formats pitch

All3Media International is launching a formats pitch at MIP Cancun. The distributor has extended its partnership with MIPCOM organizer Reed Midem to launch the MIP Cancun Formats Pitch, which will target the creators and producers of new non-scripted entertainment formats. The initiative follows on from their previous collaboration on the Asia Television Forum Formats Pitch, […]

Writer’s Room: Inside Informer

Consider all angles and perspectives of a character to write more nuanced and textured stories, say Rory Haines and Sohrab Noshirvani, the writers behind BBC One drama Informer, about a second-generation Pakistani man who goes undercover for the British counter-terrorism police. It is early evening, and the two of us are having dinner with a […]

MIPCOM Hot Picks: Flirty Dancing

Distributor: All3Media International Producer: Second Star Productions Broadcaster: Channel 4 (UK) Concept: Strangers take part in a choreographed dance routine hoping to find their match In the 1950s, up to 75% of couples met on the dancefloor. How times have changed. UK broadcaster Channel 4 is looking to give the BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing a […]

MIPCOM Hot Picks: The Bisexual

Distributor: All3Media International Producer: Hootenanny/Sister Pictures Broadcaster: Channel 4/Hulu Concept: A transplanted New Yorker navigates dates with both men and women in London Desiree Akhavan burst onto the indie scene with her 2014 feature film Appropriate Behaviour, in which she played Shirin, a woman struggling to live up to Iranian cultural ideals while navigating her gender and identity. She […]

Netflix swoops for Channel 4’s The Circle

Netflix has snapped up Channel 4 format The Circle.  The streaming giant is to adapt the Studio Lambert format in three territories, including the US, featuring players from each country. The remaining two markets have yet to be revealed, though TBI understands that Netflix has the right to show their versions of the format in all […]

DRG hires sales manager from All3Media

DRG has hired All3Media International’s Lucy Roberts as senior sales manager. Roberts will be senior sales manager for CEE and French speaking territories. She will report to DRG’s executive VP of sales Elin Thomas. The new exec will also be working closely with Adam Barth, whose recent promotion to senior VP of EMEA, has seen […]

Acorn TV & All3Media team for Aussie drama

Acorn Media Enterprises (AME) has partnered with All3Media International to distribute ABC Australia six-part drama Mystery Road. AME has secured rights to Mystery Road in North America and will have available secondary rights in the UK, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. Mystery Road will make its North American premiere on Acorn TV, AME’s streaming service […]