SVT Sales

SVT trumpets Reindeer Keepers in Cannes

Swedish pubcaster SVT is bringing a slate of new programming to Cannes that includes a doc series about young reindeer owners. The Reindeer Keepers is a 58-minute doc s about three young reindeer keepers from a tribe called the Sami who juggle looking after the animals with Tinder swipes, football derbies and hectic summer nights. Also […]

Dating priests, ABBA on SVT Sales slate

Sweden’s SVT Sales is taking an eclectic slate featuring priests looking for love, Europop super-group ABBA and tractor-pulling Swedish hillbillies. Pray for Love will be a key finished title for the distribution arm of SVT. The show follows four single Swedish priests looking for dates, and Zodiak Rights is selling the format. ABBA in Concert […]

SVT debuts oldest blogger, transsexual priest

Swedish pubcaster SVT is bringing programmes about the world’s oldest blogger and a transsexual priest to MIPCOM. Life Begins at 100 follows the 103-year-old Swedish senior Dagny Carlsson, who began blogging at three years ago and now has hundreds of thousands of readers. SVT played it to strong ratings earlier this year. Becoming Ann-Christine (pictured) […]

Globosat, DR among buyers of SVT’s Avicii doc

Globosat in Brazil and Danish pubcaster DR have acquired a doc about Scandinavian superstar DJ Avicii from the sales arm of Swedish pubcaster SVT. Avicii on Tour (trailer screenshot above) has also sold to Scotland’s MacTV, the Netherlands’ VPRO and Belgium’s Medialaan, which is the parent of Flemish-speaking channel VTM, an SVT rep told TBI. […]