Articles for December 17th, 2013
Mark Burnett (pictured) has added a second UK company to his portfolio, with his prodco One Three Media teaming up with Munich-based Red Arrow Entertainment for a joint venture based in London.
Discovery Channel has commissioned Sundance Productions and Stephen David Entertainment to produce The West, a series exploring “the wilderness, frontier lawlessness, and bloodshed” of the Wild West.
As the year draws to a close, realscreen has quizzed figures from across the factual spectrum for their 2013 highlights, lowlights, reflections and future aspirations. Met Film Production’s head of documentary, Al Morrow (pictured), continues the series.
U.S. news net CNN has acquired 2012 hit The Imposter and 2006 Oscar-winner The March of the Penguins (pictured), to air on a new strand dedicated to older docs.