Minnow Films

  • National Treasure
    News

    RTS Awards 2017 nominations revealed

    2017-03-07T11:52:00Z

    National Treasure secures four nods

  • The Real Marigold Hotel
    Features

    Popular factual programme: The Real Marigold Hotel

    2017-02-01T22:43:00Z

    The Real Marigold Hotel blurred genres and addressed diverse themes – and became a massive ratings hit. More than 4 million people tuned in to its clever combination of celebrity reality show, travelogue and documentary.

  • Interview with a Murderer
    Features

    Documentary programme: Interview With A Murderer

    2017-02-01T22:31:00Z

    It was a landmark year for the true crime genre but Interview With A Murderer, which featured former ambulance man Bert Spencer, widely suspected of killing paperboy Carl Bridgewater, stood out.

  • Ellen
    Features

    Single drama: Ellen

    2017-02-01T22:04:00Z

    Ellen is a touching, brutal and unforgettable rendering of the life of an isolated and vulnerable 14-year-old girl. In the words of one judge, it was “an extraordinary, beautifully written, directed and performed film that haunted me for days”.

  • News

    Ralph Lee expands C4 factual team

    2017-01-12T13:45:00Z

    Channel 4 has appointed three commissioning editors to its factual department as it prepares for the long-term renewal of its existing factual slate.

  • Spies
    Ratings

    Spies slips below the radar

    2017-01-06T10:40:00Z

    THURSDAY: Minnow Films’ espionage series Spies failed to hook a million viewers while Death in Paradise returned on murderous form.

  • Spies
    Video

    Spies, Channel 4

    2016-12-21T11:25:00Z

    Minnow Films format in which 15 candidates see if they have what it takes to become a spy.

  • Fleabag
    News

    Broadcast Awards shortlist 2017

    2016-11-23T19:58:00Z

    ITV stablemates Big Talk and Twofour will battle four other major players to be named Best Independent Production Company at the Broadcast Awards 2017.

  • Peep Show
    News

    Mitchell and Webb return to C4

    2016-11-15T17:30:00Z

    Peep Show stars David Mitchell and Robert Webb are returning to Channel 4 with a six-part pub comedy.

  • The Real Marigold Hotel
    News

    Format fight on the horizon

    2016-11-10T07:01:00Z

    A fierce battle is brewing to uncover the next generation of fact ent formats, after the BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Channel 5 all identified new returners as a top priority.