Screening Room

MIPCOM Picks 2014: Sky Jumpers

Here, you’ll see some incredible feats, and experience the highs and lows that can come with the territory when pursuing the ultimate thrill.
October 1, 2014


Partners: Muse Entertainment for Shaw Media; distributed by Muse Distribution International
Length: 1 x 90 minutes
Aired: July 2014 (History Canada)
Rights available: Worldwide excluding Canada, Spanish-speaking U.S., Europe, Brazil and Finland
Shot over a period of six years with a steady supply of GoPro and Sony helmet- mounted cameras and more than a little intestinal fortitude, Sky Jumpers follows the exploits of world-renowned skydiving troupe The PD Factory Team. From speed flying to BASE-jumping, the Florida-based team holds myriad world records and titles. But even with its air-gliding expertise, the group isn’t shielded from the unpredictable, and tragedy can strike at a moment’s notice. Here, you’ll see some incredible feats, and experience the highs and lows that can come with the territory when pursuing the ultimate thrill.

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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