The First Great Escape

News brief: History Channel Oz ignites Flame

Foxtel’s thematic net The History Channel in Australia has acquired more than 25 hours of unscripted programming from compatriot Flame Distribution. The channel has acquired new releases Defenders of the Sky, from the UK’s Woodcut Media; Celtic coproduction After Braveheart; and The Man Who Shot the Great War, from Northern Ireland indie Doubleband. History Channel […]

MIPTV 2014: Flame tools up Ultimate Wheels

Australia-based vendor Flame Distribution will launch a batch of new shows at MIPTV, including a 8x60mins car restoration format. Ultimate Wheels follows London Motor Museum owner Elo and mechanical Will Trickett as they transform rusty cars into shining new vehicles. Flame will also launch 1x60mins World War I doc The First Great Escape, which is […]