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Solid Entertainment scores “Great Decisions”

California-based distribution company Solid Entertainment has acquired the international broadcast rights to the latest season of PBS's global affairs series Great Decisions. (Pictured: Narrator David Strathairn)
March 11, 2013

California-based distribution company Solid Entertainment has acquired the international broadcast rights to the latest season of global affairs  series Great Decisions.

Produced by the Foreign Policy Association and airing on U.S. pubcaster PBS, the 2013 season is narrated by actor David Strathairn (pictured, above).

Each entry in the 8 x 30-minute documentary series examines a world issue, including U.S. budget issues in “Sacred Cow: Defending America on a Budget;” and the economic power of China in “Feeding the Dragon: China in Africa.”

“Current affairs programming has always been a center point of our catalog,” said Richard Propper, Solid Entertainment’s CEO and director of licensing. “This series captures illuminating points of view from political and economic decision makers from around the globe.”

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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