Wall to Wall sells 'Genius' docu series


CANNES - U.K. independent producer Wall to Wall said Monday it had struck deals with a slew of broadcasters for upcoming documentary series "Child Genius," which follows the long-term development of Britain's most gifted children as the journey into adulthood.

Deals have been struck at the market with buyers from Teva in France, Canal+ in Poland, Spektrum in Hungary, ERT in Greece, Ceska Televise in Czech Republic, VRT in Belgium and Asia TV in China. The show was commissioned in the U.K. for Channel 4 and has already been picked up by broadcasters including Australia's Nine Network and RTL in Holland.