iD finalises Discop sales

UK-based distributor iD Distribution has signed off a number of post-Discop sales with central and eastern European buyers.

Kanal 2 in Estonia has licensed Miracle Man: John of God (1x60'), made for Discovery Health USA, Amputee Admirers (1x60'), which aired on Five in the UK, and Airborne's Bra Wars (1x60'), featuring Rachel Hunter.

Hungary's Viasat 3 has walked away with two Advanced Medical titles called Unmasked: Treacher Collins (1x60’), made for Discovery Health USA, and Conjoined at the Head (1x60'), made for National Geographic USA.

Meanwhile, Viasat pay TV channel Viasat Explorer, which broadcasts to 21 countries within eastern Europe and four countries in Scandinavia, has taken Thumbs Up's 10-part road trip Wright Across America (10x60'), featuring footballer Ian Wright.

Twofour title Gardens Through Time (7x60') and Rainbow Media's Lets Go Garden (36x15') have both been licensed to an unnamed pay TV channel in Russia.

Finally, Zone Reality has taken True North title Macintyre's Big Sting (4x60', 3x60' and 6x60'), featuring investigative journalist Donal Macintyre, which was made for Five for its European feed.

The deals were concluded by sales director Emma Simpkins.