BuzzTaxi Communications has announced deals for its documentary and factual entertainment titles across a number of territories. In a pan-Asian deal AETN is acquiring three one-off documentaries: Beasts of the Bible (1 x 90 min HD) from Associated Producers; Science of the Soul (1 x 90 min HD), also from AP and Shanghai Bride (1 x 60 min) from Scopofile Productions. Latin America’s MGM Networks have picked up The Role That Changed My Life (52 x 30 min, HD) from Pyramid Productions. HGTV’s Top Ten (26 x 30 min, HD) from Firvalley Productions has been licensed to cable net Tele Maison in France, while another series from Firvalley Production, Women on Top (26 x 30 min) has been picked up by the Halogen Network to air in the U.S. along with Film Festival Project (4 x 60 min, HD) from Pyramid Productions. Broadcaster Nonstop in Scandinavia has picked up new seasons of The Role That Changed My Life, Film Festival Project (4 x 60 min, HD), Inside Hollywood and Whatever Happened To? (eps 53-104). All will air on a pan feed throughout Scandinavia, in addition to Nonstop’s new service in Africa.
- Hot Docs ’17