Flame Distribution will be launching over 400 hours of new content at MIPCOM. The varied slate, spanning factual, lifestyle & reality and documentary, originates from the USA, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Italy and China.
Some of the highlights include Lifestyle series Start Me Up (SMU Media), a new classic car show finding overlooked and forgotten vintage cars hidden around the countryside and putting them back on the road; RTE series Frock Finders (Waddell Media) goes behind the scenes of fashion boutiques capturing the difficult task of buying and selling the perfect dress for pivotal moments in our lives.
Riveting and spine-chilling crime series Taken (Eagle Vision) confronts, head-on, the clues that link the stories of over 1000 indigenous woman and girls whom have gone missing or been murdered in Canada.
In historical doc After the Armada (Macha Media), broadcaster Antaine Ó Donnaile follows in the footsteps of shipwrecked Spanish Armada Captain Francisco de Cuéllar.
Documentary series Arm Nation (Picture This Productions) focuses on the diverse and passionate men and women who train and "pull" in the fast growing North American sport and one of the world’s oldest sports - arm wrestling.
Kitten TV (Open Sky Pictures) is 'ambient television' like the fire log channel...except cuter. No actors. No dialogue. Just kittens...endless kittens, all in 4K.
My Greek Odyssey (The Rusty Cage) is a 13-part travel series taking viewers to some of the most spectacular and unique islands in Greece; in Nat Geo Artic Quest(5th Element Production) adventurer Geoff Wilson tackles another polar record as he plans to kite-ski the entire 2,200km length of the Greenland ice sheet; featuring spectacular footage, The Great Lighthouses of Ireland (In Production TV) tells the story of Ireland’s lighthouses and their continuing importance to the country’s survival.
Popular returning titles include the new series of Mind over Money (Ruckus Media) which looks at how our Money Personality can predict what we do with money, and perhaps even more interestingly… why we do what we do.
In the Health series of Doctor in the House (Independent Pictures), a crusading medical team make the ultimate house call to challenge a household to wake up to the health threats in their future.
RAI Italy’s most popular adventure journey Overland (Overland Network) is returning with eight new episodes taking viewers to India, amidst modernity and tradition.
In his new TV series Born to Cook (Mago Films), quick, charming and ever-so deprecatingly British, Jack Stein explores the food producers in Western Australia.
SBS Food Safari returns with its brand-new series Food Safari Water (Kismet Productions) that showcases the great seafood dishes of the world and explores the traditions of catching and preserving fish, shellfish, crustaceans and sea vegetables.
Fiona Gilroy, Content Sales & Acquisitions Director at Flame Distribution, commented, “this MIPCOM sees a strong selection of new content coming into our catalogue from the great producers Flame has the privilege to work with. The team are certain that the programs will resonate with our buyers and are excited at the opportunity to introduce it to them”.