New Projects In Development and Production

Flame has an exciting slate of new projects in various stage of development and production. The varied slate includes The Apollo Scandal (produced by the Tinker Group), a one off documentary on the incredible true story that rocked NASA. Casting a new light on the Apollo programme and many of those involved, it reveals the secret history of Man’s first – and so far only – artistic foray to another world.

The series Cave Hunters (produced by Making Movies) follows the fears and exhilaration of a group of extreme speleologists in a series of expeditions to explore ancient cave systems, discover new life forms and the remains of extinct species.

Colours (5 x 60 min) is a documentary series exploring the immense influence colours have on our lives; depending on culture, ethnicity and community, they are a sign and a stimulus, triggering off feelings, bearing open or hidden messages. The series is co-produced by Making Movies & Gebrueder Beetz Filmproduktion with ZDF, CICC & Arte and shot in China.

Wonders of the Eastern Australian Current is a blue chip natural history series exploring the biology and global significance of the East Australian Current. Shot in 8K using award-winning cinematographers and featuring respected experts, the series aims not only to captures the spectacular beauty of Australia’s east coast, but also to explore the profound importance that all ocean currents have on the lives of people all over the world. The 3 x one hour series is being produced by Wild Pacific Media and commissioned by the ABC in Australia.

Dr James and his Bizarre Beasts (6 x 60 min) follows an engaging and passionate young Australian vet who runs a specialist exotic and native Australian animal veterinary practice. The series produced by Metamorflix in Australia. In Luke Nguyen's Vietnamese Rail Adventures (10 x 30 min), acclaimed chef Luke Nguyen takes a ride through Vietnam's history on the iconic Reunification Express, which connects the North of Vietnam with the South - from Hanoi all the way to Ho Chi Minh City. The series produced by Red Creative Media for SBS Australia will be available in December 2019.

Tim Faulkner’s The Wild Downunder throws viewers into the hectic and passionate world of Conservation Crusader Tim Faulkner. We witness what it takes to save Australia’s endangered species and change its current status of holding the world’s worst ranking of animal extinction in recent times. All this whilst running a zoo and being a father and husband. The series is produced by Princess Pictures and shot in 4K.

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