ORF sells “Radioactive Wolves” internationally

Broadcasters in the UK, Spain, Sweden and Canada have acquired the recent Jackson Hole award-winner from Austrian distribution company ORF-Enterprise.
October 12, 2011

Broadcasters in the UK, Spain, Sweden and Canada have acquired Radioactive Wolves from Austrian distribution company ORF-Enterprise.

UKTV in the UK, Spain’s Multicanal, Korea’s EBS, LIC China, SVT in Sweden, Oasis HD in Canada and Thailand TPBS have all licensed the nature doc, as has Ushuaia for French territories, Vietnam’s TVAD and Globosat in Brazil.

Radioactive Wolves, which focuses on the wildlife living in the radioactive region of Chernobyl, was produced by EPO Film for ORF’s factual strand Universum, NDR, the BBC and WNET.

The doc also recently received the Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival award for best wildlife habitat program. It is also set to kick off the 30th anniversary season of PBS’ ‘Nature’, with an airing on October 19.

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.