Sales round-up: Movistar+ among ‘Green Planet’ deals; SBS Oz deals with DCD; Dutch Features preps ‘The Jewish Council’

Movistar+ among Green Planet deals Broadcasters across the globe have signed pre-sale deals with BBC Studios for its upcoming Natural History Unit series The Green Planet. Australia’s Nine Network, New Zealand’s TVNZ, Canada’s Radio-Canada, Denmark’s DR, Norway’s NRK, Spain’s Movistar+, Estonia’s ERR, Lithuania’s LRT, Latvia’s LTV, Slovenia’s RTVS and Russia’s Friday have all picked up […]

Drive deals for Why Are We Here?

Drive, the UK funding and copro specialists that recently set up a distribution arm, have sold four-part science doc Why Are We Here? to several broadcasters. The series follows Oxford Physics Professor Ard Louis and science filmmaker David Malone as they investigate the meaning of life. It was funded by The Templeton World Charity Foundation […]

Dutch TV Lab returns, goes online first

Dutch incubator initiative TV Lab has returned with a new design that sees each new formats launch online before broadcasting on pubcaster Ned 3. The project, which first launched five years ago as a way of exposing audiences to experimental new formats by allowing viewers to choose their favourites, is now offering viewers the chance […]