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Cineflix International racks up Scandinavian sales

Cineflix International has announced nearly 230 hours of programming sales to Scandinavian broadcasters.
October 14, 2010

Cineflix International has announced nearly 230 hours of programming sales to Scandinavian broadcasters. The distributor sold crime investigation series Cold Blood, home buying reality show Property Virgins and Frantic Films’ makeover show Princess to Danish broadcaster Viasat. DR-Danish Broadcasting Corporation picked up Mayday: Science of Disaster and Industrious, an hour-long doc about a deepwater port.
TV4 Sweden acquired Animal Squad, ICU: A Matter of Life Or Death and docu-soap Surf Patrol for Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden. Swedish broadcaster Kanal 5 picked up season six of Seven Network’s Border Security, as did Norway’s TV Norge.
In Finland, Cineflix inked seven deals. MTV Oy picked up adventure series Air Dogs, Conviction Kitchen and Cupcake Girls, while Channel 4 acquired season one of Dinner Party Wars and Frantic Films’ restaurant-rescue show The Opener, which will also roll out across the region thanks to a multi-territory deal with TLC Scandinavia.
TV2 Norway picked up Conviction Kitchen and NRK Norway acquired the 90-minute drama-doc Manson, about the infamous Tate/La Bianca murders in 1969.

About The Author
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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