Flame Distribution will be launching over 240 hours of new content at MIPTV. The varied slate acquired from around the world spans genre from factual, lifestyle & reality, kids to documentary.
Some of the highlights include Only in Australia (Prospero Productions), an action-packed adventure series, following four young Australians as they criss-cross the world’s only island continent to discover what makes this country of extremes so out of the ordinary.
Wildlife series The Cat Report (WildEarth TV) follows the everyday and intimate family lives of lions, cheetahs, hyenas and leopards of the Maasai Mara and Greater Kruger National Park.
Does It Fart? (Yellow Bear Studios) is a new fun-meets-science kids series that investigates and compares all the amazing creatures in our world who pass gas, by bringing together science, entertainment and humour.
Science series The Curious Mind (Ruckus Media) explores the miracles of the human mind with the help of Baby X, one of the most advanced Artificial Intelligence models on the planet.
The Kimberley Cruise (Mint Pictures) takes slow TV enthusiasts across the 1001 nautical miles of rugged coastline between Broome and Darwin in Australia’s north-west, following the route of Muslim traders, Japanese pearlers, European explorers, pirates and refugees.
From the kind of strange to the just plain bizarre, one-off documentary America’s Most Unusual Festivals (Moshman Productions) explores the craziest annual celebrations that the USA has to offer.
Cooking Hawaiian Style is a food series sharing the true essence of what makes Hawaii so special and unique through food.
Popular returning titles include the seventh series of Discovery reality hit Outback Truckers (Prospero Productions); also produced by Prospero Productions, Outback Opal Hunters returns to follow crews of fearless opal miners on their mission to unearth a fortune in some of Australia’s harshest and remote landscapes.
The second series of travel programme My Greek Odyssey (The Rusty Cage) skips from island to island, taking in the sites of Greece’s Northern Aegean and Western Cycladic.
Fiona Gilroy, Content Sales & Acquisitions Director at Flame Distribution, commented, “Flame is excited to bring another diverse slate of content from around the world to MipTV in April. We know that the buyers will love the new content we have on offer as well as the returning series which perform so well with global audiences.”
Phil Barnsdall-Thompson (VP Acquisitions, UK, Europe & North America), Eileen Pesah (SVP Content Sales, UK & EMEA) and Pamela Garelick (VP Content Sales, CIS, CEE, Balkans, Turkey & Israel) will be attending MIPTV.