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MIPTV Picks 2011: Remote Control War

Everyone loves a robot. According to this doc, the military is especially keen on the machines: not necessarily the cute and clunky buckets of bolts that talk in bleeps and bloops, but drones and robotic tanks that can kill via remote control.
March 15, 2011

Everyone loves a robot. According to this doc, the military is especially keen on the machines: not necessarily the cute and clunky buckets of bolts that talk in bleeps and bloops, but drones and robotic tanks that can kill via remote control.

Partners: Zoot Pictures for CBC’s ‘Doc Zone,’ distributed by PBS International

Aired: Feb. 24, 2011 (CBC)

Length: 60 minutes

Rights available: Worldwide excluding Canada

About The Author
Daniele Alcinii is a news reporter at realscreen, the leading international publisher of non-fiction film and television industry news and content. He joins the rs team with journalism experience following a stint out west with Sun Media in Edmonton's Capital Region, and communications work in Melbourne, Australia and Toronto. You can follow him on Twitter at @danielealcinii.

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