Docs

Off the Fence sells into Eastern Europe, Lat Am

Anglo-Dutch distributor Off The Fence has sold Joan and Melissa: Joan Knows Best (pictured) into Latin America, while some of its wildlife programming is heading to Eastern European broadcasters.
November 19, 2012

Anglo-Dutch distributor Off The Fence has sold Joan and Melissa: Joan Knows Best (pictured) into Latin America, while some of its wildlife programming is heading to Eastern European broadcasters.

E! in Latin America has picked up season one (8 x 50 minutes) of the reality series starring Joan Rivers and her daughter, Melissa.

Meanwhile, Discovery Networks International acquired Street Food Around the World (13 x 30 minutes) for Latin America.

In Romania, Media Entertainment picked up 15 hours of natural history and wildlife titles including Africa: From Cape to Kruger (5 x 50 minutes), Ant Wars (1 x one hour), Caring for Life, and Hunting the Ice Whales (1 x one hour).

Direct Sight in Russia bought more than 40 hours of wildlife programming, including NHNZ’s Life Force series (6 x one hour), all three seasons of Monkey Thieves, (29 x 30 minutes), and series one of Wildest Africa (13 x one hour).

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 HMV.com. 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.

Menu

Search