Distribution company Looking Glass International has announced sales for its documentary and non-fictions series. Produced by Film Formations, Megawheel, a one-hour documentary on the making of the world’s largest observational wheel has been acquired by Viasat, Danish National Broadcasting Corporation DR TV and Italian public broadcaster RAI, and was also recently acquired by Discovery Latin America. Viasat has also picked up new TV series Super Science from Ochre Pictures. Discovery Europe acquired When Castro Seized The Hilton (1 x 60 mins), produced by Frameline Films; UR Swedish Educational picked up Raiders Of The Sulu, Seed Warriors and My Son The Pornographer. Two Women And Two Babies has been acquired by Nelonen Media for LIV Channel in Finland and the Travel Channel has taken season three of the Travel Oz series, produced by Grainger Television. In Russia, sales were made to First HDTV for Travel Wild produced by Below H20, Rivers Of Our Time produced by Oak3 Films and Red Media Group taking All Things Paper produced by Very! Productions, The Green List produced by Film Formations, and Travel Wild.
- Hot Docs ’17