Renowned for producing such highly rated series as Man Made Marvels (Discovery Channel), Hidden Cities Extreme (HISTORY Asia), Kids vs Film (Discovery Kids) and Lonely Planet Six Degrees (TLC, BBC Worldwide), Beach House Pictures (BHP) has built a reputation for creating new and exciting factual content for major international broadcasters. Through global distributors such as Off The Fence, Cineflix, and BBC Worldwide, BHP content is viewed by audiences from Asia-Pacific and Europe, to North and South America. In 2013, BHP expanded its capabilities and brand by launching two new divisions – Beach House Kids (children’s television) and Beach House Entertainment (reality formats).
The company is part of former Fox Networks Group president David Haslingden’s global stable of independent television production companies: NHNZ based out of Washington (USA), Dunedin (NZ) and Beijing (China), Beach House Pictures in Singapore and Taipei (Taiwan), and Northern Pictures in Sydney (Australia).
BHP is a multiple award winner (2012 and 2013 New York Festivals Awards – two Gold Medallists and three Silver Medallists, Best Lifestyle Show – 2011 Asian TV Awards) and has brought some of the world’s greatest travel experiences to the screen with Lonely Planet’s Roads Less Travelled (Nat Geo Adventure, Travel Channel) and Stressbuster (Channel News Asia, BBC Worldwide).
It has an expanding slate of wildlife programs including Kakadu (ABC TV) and Asia’s Deadliest Snakes (NG Wild, Smithsonian). It has produced US format hits like Hot Guys Who Cook (DIVA Universal) and was part of the team for Top Chef Season 7 (NBCUniversal) and The Bachelorette (ABC). BHP is also an experienced stereoscopic 3D filmmaker with over 15 hours of original content delivered to 3net in the US and Nat Geo International.
With strong roots in Asia combined with a truly global reach, Beach House Pictures aims to create more groundbreaking projects guaranteed to engage, entertain and inform audiences worldwide.
Beach House Pictures generates original concepts and productions for all of our clients. From Factual (Beach House Pictures), to Formats (Beach House Entertainment), and Kids & Animation (Beach House Kids), we are proven specialists in a wide variety of genres as well as ad funded programming. You can trust Beach House to have the experience to take a project from concept to completion successfully.
Beach House Pictures can be involved in a co-production in any number of ways, from a co-financing arrangement in which partners provide partial funding and split production duties, to more complex arrangements that involve joint creative control over projects. Our co-production partners can include broadcasters, distributors, independent producers, multinational companies or other production companies.
Beach House Pictures is equally adept at producing corporate films as we are at producing international television shows. Our successful corporate track record is proof of that claim. Clients include Microsoft, Nokia, ING Private Banking, NEC and the LTA.
Beach House Pictures has a top team of artists, designers, animators and developers who are experts in animation and gaming, as well as mobile and tablet applications. We believe not just in the entertainment value of these platforms but also the their educational worth and strive to produce content with that goal in mind. With the creative muscle to produce original content for these platforms, Beach House often incorporates them in conjunction with new television series.
Beach House Pictures provides reliable production management and experienced crew support worldwide. Our intimate knowledge of Asia and extensive network in the region has enabled us to act swiftly and effectively for clients. BHP is equipped with Avid Symphony and Final Cut Pro editing suites for 2D and Stereoscopic 3D post-production, as well as the Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve colour grading and finishing system. We also stock in-house Stereo 3D and HD camera gear that include 3D rigs, Sony and Canon professional HD camcorders, Canon 5D SLR cameras, Go Pro HD Hero cameras, Ion Air Pro Plus HD cameras, Glidecam rigs and various other accessories and lighting kits.