Building on the success of the previous three cohorts, BBC Worldwide Labs today announced applications for its fourth programme will open on Monday March 30, offering six emerging and dynamic digital companies the opportunity to be part of BBC Worldwide Labs 2015.
BBC Worldwide today announced an exciting new collaboration between Seenit, one of six companies participating on the current BBC Worldwide Labs programme, and the BBC Earth’s editorial team.
BBC Worldwide Australia & New Zealand (ANZ) has licensed over 200 hours of music and arts programming to Foxtel’s new Arts channel, which launches Saturday March 28 at 10am.
BBC Earth’s epic production Life Story will be bought to life in a special light installation, created by Spinifex, at this year’s Vivid Sydney (22nd May – 8th June) at the Argyle Cut in The Rocks. Vivid Sydney is the Southern Hemisphere’s largest festival of light, music and ideas.
Project based learning for schools comes to life with BBC Earth natural history film, Enchanted Kingdom
Microsoft teams up with BBC Earth and Broadclyst Primary School to provide schools with an immersive and creative way of teaching children with ‘the most ambitious 3D nature film ever made’
Jon Penn, Managing Director of BBC Worldwide Australia & New Zealand (ANZ), warned of the dangers of neglecting your brand in a fast-changing broadcasting world, in a speech at the Australian Broadcasting Digital Media Summit today.
The centre is part of a collaboration agreement with Popular
Students from three local universities in Liverpool, Salford and Chester pitched their ideas for an entertainment format at BBC Worldwide Showcase today. The winning team, Michael Miller and Kyle Ross from University of Salford, presented their idea for a new TV programme to a panel of judges from the BBC and BBC Worldwide.
BBC Worldwide has announced that it will be the global distributor of the 2015 Global Citizen Festival. The specially curated six-hour live event will be streamed internationally - as well as a one-hour TV special crafted by this year’s Creative Director, Academy Award nominee and BAFTA award-winning screenwriter, Richard Curtis.
BBC Worldwide today announced Germany’s NDR Naturfilm as co-producers of a major new natural history series, The Hunt, from Alastair Fothergill (Planet Earth and Frozen Planet). Exploring the dramatic world of predation as never before, The Hunt is a Silverback Films Production for BBC, co-produced with BBC Worldwide, BBC AMERICA and NDR Naturfilm.
BBC Worldwide today announced a raft of international sales for two animated pre-school series Hey Duggee and Nelly & Nora bringing these hit shows to children globally.
• Research was commissioned by BBC Worldwide, ahead of BBC Worldwide Showcase, to show what people think about British telly around the world • According to the survey and infographic, Chinese, German and Australian viewers love British TV for its humour and comedy shows • Americans and Mexicans tune in for a British accent, whilst the Indians appreciate a British love scene • The quality of programmes was a popular attribute across all countries, with Chinese and Japanese flying the flag for British characters
A New Zealand version of hit BBC factual series, Coast, goes into production this week for TV ONE.
BBC Worldwide has today announced the sale of the acclaimed drama series Wolf Hall to ARTE for France and Germany ahead of its launch at BBC Worldwide Showcase 2015 in Liverpool (22 – 25th February).
Linda Deubel, a key member of the marketing team behind the successful launch of BBC First, has been named as the new Director of Brands and Marketing for BBC Worldwide Australia and New Zealand (ANZ).