Virginia-based producer/distributor Adler Media has introduced a slate of adventure programming which will appeal to even the most jaded of action junkies.
Speed! Crash! Rescue! from Indianapolis’ Nineteenth Star, is a close-up look at racing rescue teams in action, set against the background of the famous Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The hour-long, US$250,000 special is under consideration by dci/tlc, and will be completed by mid-November.
AD 1000: The Viking Legacy is produced by Morgan Wulf Films in California. The entire hour-long feature was filmed aboard a replica of a Viking ship during a 21-day tour which took in locations in Germany, England, Greenland and the Canadian Arctic. The film came in at an approximate budget of US$200,000.
Cops in the Sky flies with the newest wave of high-tech police tools – the helicopter. The show will air in February of next year on tlc, and is a project by Wright Productions of Chicago. Cops was produced for US$200,000.
Also in production news:
-Straight from the Source
-Coup of the Month: No peace in Shangri-la
-Fighting over more than the bathroom
-Millennium Watch – 100 Moments of the Century
-Look out Channel 4. . .