Sky 3D

Sky shutting 3D TV channel

UK pay TV operator Sky is closing its 3D channel. The linear service will close the 3D service in June. It launched almost five years ago, amid much hype about the prospects for 3D TV, but it failed to generate widespread consumer interest. Sky said it will continue to provide 3D content on an on-demand basis. […]

Sky orders two 3D Attenborough docs

UK pay TV platform BSkyB has ordered a pair of 3D docs fronted by natural history broadcaster David Attenborough. One-off doc David Attenborough’s Natural History Museum Adventure and two-parter Conquest of the Skies will both be made by Colossus Productions, the joint venture production company set up by Sky 3D and UK indie Atlantic. David […]

Broadcasters take The Simpsons short film

Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution has made The Simpsons spin-off short film The Longest Daycare available to a host of international broadcasters. The four-minute film, which features Maggie Simpson, was developed for a theatrical release and Fox has made it available to broadcasters including Sky 1 and Sky 3D in the UK and M6’s digital […]