Passion Distribution Sets MIPCOM Slate


Passion Distribution has revealed its offerings for MIPCOM, including new and returning projects.

Strip goes behind the scenes in one of Las Vegas’s most exclusive strip clubs. It’s a world of fierce competition, an art form and a cornerstone of the Vegas economy.

More titles include Into the Congo with Ben Fogle, following adventurer Ben Fogle as he embarks on his most extreme journey to date; NFT: WTF?, delving into the world of digital art and NFTs; and The Impossible—The 7,000 Meter Summit, telling the story of explorer and mountaineer David Liano.

Stacey Dooley: Inside the Undertakers sees Stacey Dooley explore the world of funeral directors, providing a comprehensive view of the industry. Australia’s Most Identical presents 100 sets of twins vying to prove themselves as the nation’s most identical pair.

Passion Distribution will also be bringing to market a selection of Australian documentary series produced by Wildbear Entertainment for Nine Network. These titles are Tycoons Down Under, Building Icons, Australia’s Wild Moments, Elements of Disaster and Destination Celebrity.

Further documentary series include Coastguard: Search & Rescue SOS, Yorkshire by the Sea and The Shocking Truth, as well as the crime title The Murder of Melanie Hall. Motorway also returns with a third season.

Sean Wheatley, head of acquisitions at Passion Distribution, said, “There is so much creativity in the factual and factual entertainment sectors right now, and we’re very proud to have this incredible range of stories, access and innovation in our slate this year. From reality shows through to feature docs, it’s exciting to take them out onto the international market.”