Discovery, Channel 5 buy Supernatural Nazis

Channel 5 and Discovery have both prebought Supernatural Nazis, the upcoming factual series about Hitler’s plan to use supernatural forces to win World War II. The show is produced by Australian indie Wildbear and has been presold by UK funding specialist Drive. It has also shopped Supernatural Nazis to French DTT net RMC. Sales of […]

WildBear hires Erson from Essential

Australian factual producer and distributor WildBear Entertainment has recruited veteran exec Alan Erson as its managing director. Erson had been running the Australian division of prodco Essential Media before starting, this week, in the newly-created role out of WildBear’s Sydney office. Prior to Essential, he was head of docs and factual at Australian pubcaster the […]

Cineflix picks up series ahead of MIPCOM

Cineflix Rights has secured a raft of third-party content that it will launch at MIPCOM. The slate for the market includes The Day Hitler Died, a special from UK prodco Finestripe. The film, which has been made to coincide with the 70th anniversary of the death of the Nazi dictator, has new eyewitness accounts and […]