Curious Films

UK’s Curious Films hires Voltage TV exec to lead development

The People vs Climate Change producer Curious Films has appointed Voltage TV’s Becky Kent to the newly created position of head of development. Kent will oversee all development for the company, which has an array of projects on its slate for UK broadcasters including Reclaiming Amy for BBC 2 and Caroline Flack: Her Life & […]

BBC iPlayer picks up Curious Films & Picture Zero co-pro climate doc

UK-based Curious Films and Picture Zero are co-producing a new documentary about the work of the UK Climate Assembly for BBC iPlayer, the British pubcaster’s VOD service, and for international distribution. The Assembly is a group of people brought together from all walks across the UK to help decide how the country can reach net […]

Cineflix Rights signs first-look deal with Curious Films

Cineflix Rights has closed a first-look development deal with UK indie Curious Films. The partnership gives Cineflix Rights exclusive distribution rights to Curious Films’ new slate, working together with the producer to help drive its international profile to generate new commissions and maximise global sales. Launched 18 months ago by Dov Freedman and Charlie Russell, […]

BBC hands commissions to Bandicoot, Naked Entertainment

BBC Scotland has commissioned two seasons of eight-part quiz show format Test Drive from Argonon-backed Bandicoot. Scottish pro wrestler and actor Grado will front the car-based gameshow (8 x 30 minutes), where three teams of family members and friends go on a road trip through Scotland en route to a mystery destination. The group uses […]