MIPCOM Picks 2012

With MIPCOM upon us, here's a look at several projects making their way to the market that realscreen's editorial staff has chosen as "must sees."
October 5, 2012

And now, a look at several projects making their way to MIPCOM 2012 that realscreen‘s editorial staff has chosen as “must sees.” After viewing a veritable slew of clips submitted to us (somewhere over 100 – eventually we lost count), we’ve arrived at these projects, which run the gamut from hard-hitting social issue documentaries to lighter factual entertainment fare, and from awe-inspiring science specials to riveting natural history. Congratulations to the project named “Best in Show,” which wins a pass to the 2013 Realscreen Summit.

Best in show: Barack Obama – Great Expectations

Speed Kills

Parole Diaries

Model Employee

Aung San Suu Kyi –The Choice

Trial by Fire: Lives Re-forged

Turtle Boy

9-11: Voices from the Air

Predator Coast

American Tiger

The Mistress

The World Before Her

AKA Doc Pomus

Into the Wave

The Earth from Space


The Temple Mount


Ultimate Armoured Car: The Presidential Beast

Thai Street Food with David Thompson

The Tipping Points

Show Me Your Money

Russell Brand: Addiction and Recovery

Invisible Universe


About The Author
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.