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Buzztaxi finds new broadcast partners in South Africa and Asia

Toronto-based BuzzTaxi Communications has sold factual programming to new broadcast partners in Asia and South Africa, and made deals with Israel, Russia and Poland.
November 15, 2010

Toronto-based BuzzTaxi Communications has sold factual programming to new broadcast partners in Asia and South Africa, and made deals with Israel, Russia and Poland. Ananey in Israel picked up biography series At the Table With…, produced by Firvally Productions, and Israel’s National Geographic picked up Pine Street Films’ action adventure travel documentary Motorcycle Karma. Russia’s TV Kultura picked up the HD special Beasts of the Bible from Associated Producers and Poland’s TV4 has picked up the first 26 episodes of The Role That Changed My Life, produced by Pyramid Productions. South Africa has licensed the pay/cable TV rights to Pyramid Productions’ Homicide Files (13 x 30 mins in HD) to a broadcaster in South Africa, while HGTV’s Top Ten from Firvalley Productions, has been sold to Plus Media Partner for Korea and also pan Asian channel LI TV.

About The Author
Meagan Kashty is an associate editor of realscreen, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Meagan is an award-winning business journalist. Prior to joining the realscreen team, Meagan was online editor of Canadian Grocer, named Magazine of the Year at the 2015 Canadian Business Media Awards. She can be reached at mkashty@brunico.com, and you can follow her on Twitter @MegKashty

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