Terranoa to take viewers “Back from the Brink”

Paris-based distributor Terranoa has signed up FL concepts&co's series Back from the Brink, an international copro featuring animals on the brink of extinction.
September 29, 2011

Paris-based distributor Terranoa has signed up FL concepts&co’s series Back from the Brink, an international copro featuring animals on the brink of extinction.

Frederic Lepage’s six-part, 52-minute series is a copro with France 5, Grifa Filmes – Gullane in Brazil and High Fidelity HDTV in Canada. Set for an October 2012 delivery, the series, shot over five continents, follows the fate of six rarely seen species who have been saved from extinction, and are now under new threats.

Terranoa will be looking for pre-buyers at MIPCOM, and will also be presenting Rex Fungi, a 52-minute one-off from Films d’ici and ARTE. The special is billed as a “scientific odyssey” that aims to show how mushrooms and fungi are being used in the most unexpected scientific fields.

In addition, Terranoa announced the addition of Laetitia Giansily-Doyle as its international sales manager. She was previously a senior sales executive with Europe Images  International.

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