Cineflix International Distribution has closed several deals in Russia and Ukraine over the past month. Russian distributor Studio U7 has picked up 78 hours of CID programming, focusing on animal programming titles like docusoap A Dog’s Life, Animals at Work and the latest season of Zoo Tales. Russian broadcaster 7TV has picked up design challenge Inside The Box With Ty Pennington (13 x 30 mins), Kim’s Rude Awakenings (26 x 30 mins), and extreme makeover show Rags to Red Carpet (13 x 30 mins). Ukraine’s CITI/Gravis TV has also picked up Rags along with Eat Yourself Sexy (13 x 30 mins) and Princess (13 x 60 mins). Ukrainian commercial broadcaster TBI has signed up for over 50 hours of content, including Huge Moves and Frantic Films’ one-hour documentary, Surviving the Future.
- TIFF ’17