Cineflix International Distribution is increasing its business in the U.S. with 175 hours of sales to American broadcasters recently announced. BBC America has picked up UKTV and HGTV Canada’s first two seasons of Colin & Justin’s Home Heist (52×60 minutes), while WE tv has bought Force Four Entertainment’s docu-series Cupcake Girls (13×30 minutes). Halogen has signed on for 82 hours, which includes Eco House Challenge, Surf Patrol, Animal House, Animal House NZ and Desperate Learners Driving School. Lastly, Spanish-language network Galavision has acquired Trapped (6×60), The Ultimates (6×60) and Zero Hour (16×60).
- SXSW ’17