Espresso Media International


News round-up: Studio Hamburg meets ‘My Husband’s Wife’; Espresso brews German factual sales; ‘Expedition’ S2 goes global

Studio Hamburg meets ‘My Husband’s Wife’ German distributor Studio Hamburg Enterprises has acquired international rights to Finnish drama series My Husband’s Wife. The 8 x 45-minute, which has been produced by Lucy Loves Drama for broadcaster YLE, is set to debut in January 2022. Written by Juuli Niemi and directed by his sister Inara Niemi, My […]

Foxtel, UKTV chart NASA’s Greatest Achievements

Foxtel in Australia and Britain’s UKTV are among prebuyers of upcoming space documentary NASA’s 10 Greatest Achievements. Al Arabiya in the Middle East has also bought the show, which goes out in 2016 and is from UK indie Free Spirit Film & Television. Espresso Media International sells the show internationally and closed the new deals. […]

Foxtel buys doc from rebranded Espresso

Australia pay TV service Foxtel has acquired space documentary Is Anybody Out There? from the newly-rebranded Espresso Media International. The doc will debut on Foxtel-operated factual net History HD tomorrow at 8.30pm following the agreement. The 1x52mins programme, which has aired on TVE in Spain, explores the age-old question of whether humans are alone in […]

Espresso rebrands ahead of MIPCOM

UK based factual distribution business Espresso TV, after 23 years in the industry, is re-branding as Espresso Media International and launching a new production company at MIPCOM 2015. The Brighton-based company, which is run by David Hooper, will also launch a separate programme-making unit, Espresso Productions. It will specialise in the production and coproduction of […]