Passion Distribution news

  • HOME-GROWN CONTENT FOR PASSION

    21st August 2014 - London-based Passion Distribution heads to The Guardian Edinburgh International Television Festival (GEITF) this week in an aim to continue to grow its UK content acquisition business and sales into the UK, as well as cementing its existing relationships with prolific UK Indies.

    Passion’s long standing relationships include renowned UK indie Reef Television, the producer of...

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  • PASSION SHOWS EASTERN PROMISE

    7th August 2014 - London-based Passion Distribution is pleased to announce continued success in Southeast Asia, licencing over 420 hours of content into the region in the last 6 months. Most prominently, Passion has seen a rise in content acquisition in the Philippines, the distributor has seen a 350% growth in the region in 2014.

    Most recently in the Philippines, ABS CBN finalised terms for a...

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  • PASSION EXPANDS WITH NEW GLOBAL HEAD OF SALES POSITION

    29th July, 2014 - London-based Passion Distribution is pleased to announce the appointment of Elin Thomas in the new position of Global Head of Sales. Thomas will be integral in the continued growth of Passion’s sales and format division, increasing format expertise amongst the growing team. 

    Thomas joins Passion after 18 years at BBC Worldwide, working her way up to her last role as Director...

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  • PASSION DISTRIBUTION LAUNCHES WORLD’S WORST

    24th July 2014 - Passion Distribution is excited to announce the launch of a brand new Channel 5 factual entertainment series WORLD’S WORST (4 x 60’). The series fits into a larger slate of clip-show documentaries Passion already distributes from the broadcaster, including the adrenaline-packed WORLD’S SCARIEST (Season 1 – 3: 12 x 60’) and the recent international success WORLD’S WORST HOLIDAY...

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  • PASSION DISTRIBUTION GOES BEHIND BARS

    11th July 2014 - Passion Distribution is excited to announce that it has gained the distribution rights to the gripping documentary DEAD BEHIND BARS (1 x 60’), from UK-based Lambent Productions. The show aired as part of BBC’s Crime and Punishment season, the same as Passion’s successful TEEN KILLERS: LIFE WITHOUT PAROLE (1 x 60’).

    DEAD BEHIND BARS looks at the alarming amount of young people...

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  • PASSION DISTRIBUTION IS BUILDING UP A STORM

    2nd July 2014 - Passion Distribution is pleased to announce a large number of global sales of its high-end factual content from its growing catalogue from The Weather Channel. Passion has an exclusive distribution agreement with the US broadcaster, acquiring over 66 hours of new content from The Weather Channel so far this year.

    HURRICANE 360 (8 x 60’) is the eye-opening new series which...

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