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More Global Sales for New Princess Diana Doc


Drive has secured another round of international sales for Oxford Films’ new documentary Diana, Our Mother: Her Life and Legacy.

Diana, Our Mother: Her Life and Legacy looks on as William, The Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry—as well as other family and friends—reflect on the life and work of the late Princess of Wales. The doc was snapped up by NDR in Germany, TV4 Sweden, Mediaset in Italy and RTL in French Belgium. In addition, BBC Worldwide licensed the film for distribution on its BBC Lifestyle channel in both Poland and Africa.

Advanced negotiations are also taking place in a number of other territories around the globe, including in Asia, Europe and the Middle East.

Ben Barrett, joint managing director of Drive, stated: “We’re delighted to announce a further raft of broadcasters have acquired this landmark film. There has been phenomenal interest from all around the world for this uniquely personal documentary of the life and work of Diana, Princess of Wales.”

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