Red Arrow Studios International takes off with deals for Apollo 11 anniversary in CEE
Red Arrow Studios International has secured sales of its Apollo 11 anniversary titles with broadcasters in CEE in the run-up to the 50th anniversary of the Moon Landing in July.
AMC Networks International – Central and Northern Europe has acquired the following six titles for its Spektrum channel in Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary: 'Countdown to Apollo' (8 x 22') produced by Steve Rotfeld Productions for FOX (US); 'The Apollo Chronicles' (4 x 44') also from Steve Rotfeld Productions for CW (US); 'Prisoners of the Moon' (1 x 75'/1 x 52') from Bandit Films, in association with Screen Ireland and Lucataire for RTE (Ireland), and the feature documentaries: 'Fight for Space' (1 x 93') from Eventide Visuals and Title Media; 'Last Man on the Moon' (1 x 96') from Mark Stewart Productions and 'Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo' (1 x 100') from Mission Control Productions.
Meanwhile, FTV Prima in the Czech Republic has acquired 'Armstrong' (1 x44') produced by Steve Rotfield Productions for National Geographic, in addition to 'Countdown to Apollo', 'The Apollo Chronicles' and 'Prisoners of the Moon'.
Tim Gerhartz, SVP, Global Sales at Red Arrow Studios International said: "We've seen excellent sales for our package of Moon Landing titles from broadcasters around the world and are delighted to have concluded these deals across Central and Eastern Europe in the lead up to the anniversary this summer."