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Tricon sells docs and series to EMEA

Toronto-based Tricon Films & Television has sold a number of feature documentaries and series to broadcasters across EMEA, including Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage (pictured).
March 29, 2011

Toronto-based Tricon Films & Television has sold a number of feature documentaries and series to broadcasters across EMEA.

Travel Channel EMEA & Asia has picked up travel adventure series Life’s A Trip (13 x 30 minutes), while VMMA ┬áBelgium has bought The Story of Furious Pete (1 x 60 minutes), the documentary on a man who went from anorexic to food eating contest champ.

Yes DBS Israel has picked up George Hickenlooper’s documentary on Mayor John Hickenlooper, Hick Town (8 x 30 minutes), while History Channel Spain has picked up feature length documentary on Canadian rock legends Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage (pictured).

Lastly, Tricon’s series have appeal in Russia and Turkey, with pop-culture series Ad Persuasion (26 x 30 minutes) being picked up by Studio U7 Russia and food series Fresh with Anna Olson (26 x 30 minutes) and DIY building and renovation series House of Bryan (13 x 30 minutes) selling to Digiturk, Turkey.

About The Author
Selina Chignall joins the realscreen team as a staff writer. Prior to working with rs, she covered lobbying activity at Hill Times Publishing. She also spent a year covering the Hill as a journalist with iPolitics. Her beat focused on youth, education, democratic reform, innovation and infrastructure. She holds a Master of Arts in Journalism from Western University and a Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto.

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