Northern Pictures are a leading producer of original content for both the Australian and international market.
Its factual division delivers large-scale factual television and feature documentaries with a focus on wildlife and social issues. It is known for innovation, priding itself on documentary series underpinned by journalistic values, unique access and cinematic sensibilities. Shows include Kakadu (ABC), Secret Life of Pearls (National Geographic), Changing Minds (ABC), Life on the Reef (ABC, PBS, Arte), Outback (PBS, 9), Whiteley and Blue (Transmission Films).
In late 2015, Northern Pictures expanded to create Northern Pictures Kids. With more than 160hrs in production, Northern Pictures Kids is rapidly gaining a reputation for its entertaining, nature inspired content that excites and engages young audiences in the preschool and kids space, and is now expanding into scripted content with a focus on comedy and adventure.
The programs produced by the company have won numerous Walkley Journalism awards, AACTAs, Logie nominations, as well as prizes at New York festivals, Cannes Media, CICSEP in China and INPUT festival, Tokyo.
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