ITV Studios to ‘Pawn Stars’ Producer: “You’re worth US$450 Million!”

Leftfield Pictures was launched in 2007, backed by a stake of $20,000. That valuation now rounds up to US$ half a billion! We have been covering ‘the rise and rise’ of Leftfield. Our aim was to establish the narrative for a hit series. And identify the Key Success Factors for Reality TV producers and programmers. …

Video: Frontiers in Archive: “MLK Assassination” / Smithsonian Case Study, MIPDoc 2013

We recorded two short interviews on the fly in Cannes at MIPDoc. New Frontiers in Archive: Case Study – ‘MLK The Assassination Tapes’ #1 Peabody Award winning producer Tom Jennings describes the challenges of clearing the MLK archive.   New Frontiers in Archive: Case Study – ‘MLK The Assassination Tapes’ #2 Smithsonian Channel EVP David …

Industry Leader Interviews, AIDC 2013

AIDC Bites are short interviews recorded on the fly by Sean Elliott at the 2013 Australian International Documentary Conference. AIDC Bites #1 – The Importance of Character Steve Burns, Rollercoaster Road Productions Suzi Taylor, Fingerprint Productions AIDC Bites #2 – The Perfect Pitch Pat Ferns, Ferns Productions AIDC Bites #3 – Trends in China Steven …