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Electric Sky sells programming across the globe

Electric Sky has announced a raft of sales across the globe, which include New Zealand's Living picking up HD series A Place In the Sun Home or Away 5 (55 x 60') by Freeform Productions for Channel 4 and one-off doc The Blue Bike by Markland Communications.
June 16, 2010

Electric Sky has announced a raft of sales across the globe, which include New Zealand’s Living picking up HD series A Place In the Sun Home or Away 5 (55 x 60′) by Freeform Productions for Channel 4 and one-off doc The Blue Bike by Markland Communications. In Australia, SBS picked up Bodysnatchers of New York by Bearkatt Productions for More4 and MSNBC, while BBC Worldwide Channels has acquired HD series Glamour Puds series two (10 x 24′) for BBC Lifestyle in Africa, Poland, Scandinavia and the Middle East. Again in Australia, the Seven Network has acquired Trishna & Krishna: Separate Lives by WTFN along with Radio Television Suisse, SBS Netherlands and NHK Japan. Radio Television Suisse has also acquired HD wildlife special Lizard Kings (1 x 52′) by Kaufmann Co-production with WDR/Germany and ARTE, in association with ABC Australia and Nova. Belgium’s VTM has picked up HD special The Second Coming (1 x 50′) by Wild Dream Films for National Geographic USA.

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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