Discovery Networks Poland

Sky Arts, Movistar+ explore History of Comedy

Three European pay TV channels and Israeli have acquired a new eight-part CNN series about comedy. Sky Arts in UK, Movistar+ in Spain, Discovery Networks Poland and Yes DBS in Israel have all taken The History of Comedy from London-based distributor Cineflix Rights. The Turner doc series, billed as a CNN original, combines achive footage […]

Discovery, Nat Geo bag TVF titles

Discovery Networks Poland and National Geographic Channel Hungary have acquired programming from UK-based distributor TVF International. Discovery has bought shows such as War Art with Eddie Redmayne (pictured), Rene Magritte: The Man in the Hat, In Search of Frida Kahlo and My Millennial Life, which is a CBC commission about four twenty-somethings navigating life as […]

News brief: Globosat buys Tricon docs

Brazil’s Globosat has acquired Tricon Films & Television’s doc series Rock Icons. The 10x30mins series will air on the platform along with Mars & Venus Today and Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage, which has sold to Foxtel in Australia. Canada-based Tricon has sold shows to Accessible Media Canada, Al Hurra in the Middle East, Brand […]