White Pine Pictures

Beyond Rights expands slate with prodco deals in North America & Down Under

Beyond Rights is expanding its sales catalogue after striking a raft of deals with producers in the US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. The partnerships with Lou Reda Productions from the US, Canada’s White Pine Pictures, Ronde Media from Australia, and Magnetic Pictures from New Zealand will hand Beyond distribution rights to shows exploring subjects […]

Love Nature 4K, White Pine and Blue Ant team for ‘Wild Pacific Rescue’

Natural history specialist Love Nature 4K has greenlit Wild Pacific Rescue , a six parter produced by White Pine Pictures which is being sold worldwide by Blue Ant International. The 4K series will premiere on Cottage Life in Canada in spring 2021 and roll out across select Love Nature linear and streaming video platforms internationally. Blue Ant International […]

Power sets up UK-Canada period tech drama

White Pine Pictures, STV Productions and Power are joining forces to produce Wire Men, a period drama about the invention of the telephone and the rivalry between Alexander Graham Bell and Thomas Edison. Chronicling the early tech war against the backdrop of America’s race to become the industrial and technological leader of the world, the […]

ReelzChannel buys Canadian drama

US cabsat ReelzChannel has acquired a Canadian-produced drama series from Toronto indie White Pine Pictures. The channel has bought one-hour police/medical procedural Cracked, which broadcasts on CBC and is represented in the US by Entertainment One’s executive VP, global production, Carrie Stein. The show comes from lead producer White Pine, in association with Group M […]

Tricky Business and Cracked head Beta Film slate

Beta Film will launch Canadian cop series Cracked at MIPCOM. The German distributor has international rights to the series, which is produced by White Pine Pictures (The Border) for Canadian public broadcaster CBC. Its other MIPCOM launches include Tricky Business, an Australian produced by Banijay-owned Screentime for free-to-air broadcaster Nine Network. The show follows a […]

MIPCOM Hot Pick: Cracked

Cracked is the latest high-profile Canadian police procedural hoping to follow in the footsteps on Rookie Blue and Flashpoint. The show is produced by White Pine Pictures, the producer of long-running cop drama The Border, for public broadcaster CBC. It stars Private Practice‘s David Sutcliffe as detective Aidan Black, a successful but troubled police officer, […]