October Films is an award-winning, innovative television production company and one of the fastest growing and truly independent production companies in the UK and US.
We are experts in unique and powerful story-led content. From hard-hitting current affairs to documentary, high end specialist factual to reality entertainment our outstanding reputation for factual programming has earned us over 100 prestigious awards worldwide.
We combine our editorial excellence with a string of high-rating prime-time successes, these have included: Discovery ID’s highest-ever rated show Obsession: Dark Desires and the Science Channel’s most watched series last year - Outrageous Acts of Science - garnering over 140 Million viewers world-wide.
Over the last five years we have dramatically expanded in the U.S.A, Canada and across Europe, producing over 100 hours of content outside the UK market.
Most recently October has produced two Emmy Award winning programmes; WWII From Space (History) and Pakistan’s Taliban Generation (Channel 4). Its internationally acclaimed film Saving Syria’s Children (BBC) was screened at UN, and the world-exclusive mini-series Operation Stonehenge: What Lies Beneath (BBC) will be broadcast in over twenty territories this year. The successful and acclaimed Walking The Nile (Channel 4 / Discovery Animal Planet) series currently is in its third season with Walking the Americas.