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C21: Fixing our morale

By Roz Laws 17-07-2020 Craft show The Repair Shop has moved from BBC2 to BBC1 and from daytime to primetime – something the UK pubcaster’s head of documentary commissioning, Clare Sillery, says will be a common Covid-19 coping mechanism. Host Jay Blades discusses how the series cut...

Rapid TV News: Drive, back2back book US pre-sale for new World’s Deadliest Weather Read more: Drive, back2back book US pre-sale for new World’s Deadliest Weather

In a coup for the UK indie and production-funding and distribution agency, The Weather Channel has pre-bought the fourth series of The World’s Deadliest Weather from back2back Productions and Drive.  The fourth series of The World’s Deadliest Weather, produced by back2back, was ordered by BBC Studios...

C21 Media: Drive bags factual trio

UK-based distributor Drive has bagged the sales rights to two history docuseries, Lost Home Movies of Nazi Germany and Auschwitz Untold: In Colour. Lost Home Movies of Nazi Germany (2×60’) delves into the private collections of members of Hitler’s Third Reich to reveal how ordinary Germans,...

C21: TV Azteca, Globosat pick Drive factual

Broadcasters in Latin America, including TV Azteca, Globosat, Canal 22 and Hola TV, have acquired over 85 hours of premium factual content from UK distributor Drive. The deals, which come as Natpe Miami kicks off today, will see The World’s Deadliest Weather (26×60′), produced by UK-based...

Worldscreen: More4 Commissions New Auschwitz Doc from Fulwell73

Fulwell73, the production company behind I Am Bolt, Hitsville: The Making of Motown and Sunderland ‘Till I Die, is set to produce its latest docuseries, Auschwitz Untold In Colour, for More4 in the U.K. The series features the moving and revealing testimony of 16 Holocaust survivors, including the seldom-heard voice of...

C21: C4, Fulwell 73 mark Auschwitz liberation

UK broadcaster Channel 4’s general entertainment network More4 has commissioned a groundbreaking documentary on the Auschwitz concentration camp from UK indie Fulwell 73. Auschwitz Untold in Colour commemorates this month’s 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz and will feature survivor accounts and previously unseen colourised...