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    Factual series come back to the fore

    2019-04-05T09:59:00Z

    “International TV distribution is in an interesting place right now”

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    Save This Rhino

    2019-04-05T07:00:00Z

    “At the heart is a message of hope. That is the key to making a conservation programme watchable”

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    The Real Prime Suspect

    2019-04-05T07:00:00Z

    “Having someone with Jackie’s credentials makes the show stand out. Her connection with Prime Suspect will attract buyers”

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    Mums Make Porn

    2019-04-05T07:00:00Z

    “We’re coming at this from a position that stimulates debate and promotes healthy attitudes”

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    Why We Hate

    2019-04-05T07:00:00Z

    “When it comes to storytelling, Spielberg and Gibney certainly know how to hook in an audience”

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    Factual

    2019-04-05T07:00:00Z

    Homeland actor’s exploration of espionage and inquisitive mums making their own porn lead a bumper crop of factual titles

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    The House Of Extraordinary People

    2019-04-05T07:00:00Z

    “This is not a straight reality show by any means and there is a real educational element to the series”

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    Monumental Crossroads: Fighting For Southern Heritage

    2019-04-05T07:00:00Z

    “It’s a great current affairs piece. I’ve seen quite a few films about this issue, but this is a very different way in”

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    Planet Child

    2019-04-05T07:00:00Z

    “It looks at childhood with a global lens, before drilling down into the upbringing of UK children”

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    Animal Rescue School

    2019-04-05T07:00:00Z

    “The series should play well among pan-regional doc buyers, as well as animal loving-channels”

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    100 Vaginas

    2019-04-05T07:00:00Z

    “It’s diverse, dealing with women of different sexualities, body shapes and ethnicities”

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    Tata – Escobar's Widow

    2019-04-05T07:00:00Z

    “How often do you see a global name’s home-movie footage? How could the public not be interested?”

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    Battle Of Normandy - 85 days In Hell

    2019-04-05T07:00:00Z

    “This was footage I had never seen before. I knew it would give the audience a rare perspective on events”

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    Year of the Tribe

    2018-04-05T14:00:00Z

    “Millard reveals the way the tribe is transitioning out of the forest and adapting to the modern world”

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    Serengeti

    2018-04-05T14:00:00Z

    “Everything you see is real, but it is constructed in a very dramatic way. It takes a serialised approach”

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    Modern Royals

    2018-04-05T14:00:00Z

    “The editing is strong and pacy, creating a point of difference. We have pitched this doc quite young”

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    Pope: The Most Powerful Man in History

    2018-04-05T14:00:00Z

    “The papacy has impacted our world far beyond religion, faith and the Catholic church”

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    Radical Story of Patty Hearst

    2018-04-05T14:00:00Z

    “The producers went to great lengths to portray an accurate and fair account of the events”

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    My Gay Life

    2018-04-05T14:00:00Z

    “It is of global interest because families go through this daily. It is about understanding prejudice”

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    Factual

    2018-04-05T14:00:00Z

    Blue-chip pieces include Sir David Attenborough and the Queen’s Green Planet; Keo Films’ ambitious Year of the Tribe and CNN’s six-parter on the Pope