For the 200th anniversary of Waterloo, "Game of Thrones" and "Sharpe" star Sean Bean tells the story of one of history’s bloodiest battles through the eyes of the soldiers who fought it.
Oscar-winning actor Eddie Redmayne takes an intensely emotional journey, visiting artists' studios, museums and travelling to battlefield locations to discover how artists have shone a powerful light into the abyss of warfare, leaving a unique legacy.
Featuring Jeremy Clarkson, This revealing and trailblazing biography show allows two well-known celebrities to open up about their private and professional lives to each other.
Discovery has picked up a slate of programming from London-based distributor TVF International for its global channels, including ITV4 fishing format The Big Fish Off.
Discovery has acquired series one and two of the competitive format (10 x 46 minute), which sees veteran captains coach celebrities through fishing challenges, for its channels in the Middle East and North Africa.
Meanwhile, channels in Iberia, Benelux, Italy and Central and Eastern Europe have licensed the first two series of Blink Films’ Classic Car Rescue.
Discovery Asia has acquired the‘Aerial Asia’ banner of films, which includes nine, hour-long films such as Outdoor Productions’ 4K doc Flying the Great Wall.
The film follows expert William Lindesay as he revisits the Ming dynasty’s Great Wall – from the Yellow Sea in the East to the Gobi Desert in the West – and captures the 2,500-km landmark from air.
Discovery India has picked up more than 100 short films spanning food, style, fitness and travel from the distributor’s new short-form catalogue.
Finally, Discovery Australia and New Zealand took the rights to feature doc 14 Minutes From Earth, which details the story of the world’s highest free-fall jump, and Discovery Poland licensed Channel 4’s China’s Forgotten Emperor.