Exclusive: Channel 5, Plimsoll prep “Parking Hell”

April, 2018

UK commercial network Channel 5 has commissioned Bristol-based prodco Plimsoll Productions to produce a 4 x 60-minute docuseries chronicling Britain’s parking battles. Britain’s Parking Hell will follow motorists, councils and private parking companies from across...

Upfront ’18: Nat Geo readies “Hostile Planet,” “Yellowstone Live”

April, 2018

Leading the slate is Plimsoll Productions’ Hostile Planet (pictured), a docuseries that provides an intimate look at how animals have adapted to survive in some of the world’s most extreme environments, from the barren and desolate to...

Nat Geo Greenlights ‘Hostile Planet’ Docuseries From Guillermo Navarro & ‘Planet Earth II’ Producers

April, 2018

National Geographic as given the green light to Hostile Planet, a six-part docuseries from Oscar-winning cinematographer and director Guillermo Navarro (Pan’s Labyrinth), Emmy-nominated producer Martha Holmes (The Blue Planet) and Emmy winner Tom Hugh-Jones (Planet...

Bristol launches BAME training programme

March, 2018

Aardman and Plimsoll among local indies backing scheme to place 100 young people Bristol, one of the cities bidding to house a Channel 4 media hub, has launched a scheme to help 100 young...