Toronto-based BuzzTaxi Communications is bringing a raft of male-targeted series produced in Canada to launch at MIPCOM.
The distribution company has acquired two lifestyle/technology shows from Vancouver-based Blink Media Works. AppTV is a 13-part, 30-minute series that explores the world of apps, while GetConnected is a 26-part, half-hour show dedicated to understanding technology. Both shows are produced for Business News Network and The Cave (formerly The Men’s Channel) in Canada.
BuzzTaxi is also bringing Beyond Survival to Cannes. The nine-part, one-hour adventure/travel series for Discovery Channel is hosted by Survivorman’s Les Stroud. the company is also shopping 100 Days (pictured), narrated by Stroud, which is a one-hour special for OLN that follows a young man’s 100-day raft expedition.