BBC Latin America takes formats to LA Screenings
Juan Fernandez Gonzalez | 01-05-2014
BBC Worldwide Latin America, the BBC's commercial subsidiary, will take ten new international productions to market at the LA Screenings event which takes place in Los Angeles from 16 May.
The British network will present The Fear, a Mafia drama; the natural history series Dolphins Spy in the Pod; and the medical drama Junior Doctors USA. In addition, it will premiere The Beckham Documentary which was filmed using Red Epic cameras, enabling 4K resolution.
The BBC will also present another documentary, the Monkeys Revealed, while the drama section will be completed with the series Prey. Two children's shows - Sarah & Duck and Dinopaws - the music programme Artifact and the comedy Mr Sloane will be the other formats showcased at the event.
"This year we will take a variety of content to illustrate the BBC's diversity," said Fred Medina, VP and director at BBC Worldwide for Latin America and the US' Hispanic audience. "We really trust titles like The Fear and Dolphins; we believe they will achieve success in the region."