Janson Media announced today that Canal+ Cyfrowy has licensed the documentary series Warriors of the Night (4 x 50′) for its Planete Poland channel. Produced by Robert Linnell’s Nightfighters Productions, Warriors of the Night documents the tactical air battles fought between Germany and the Allies during World War II.
Once there was a war, a war like none other, a war cloaked in darkness, lit only by the flash of flares and searchlights, the explosions of bombs and the blaze of burning planes.. So begins this documentary television series about the deadly war fought in the nighttime skies over Europe during World War II. For the first time in history of human conflict, a war was fought by men and machines in the air at night. In Warriors of the Night, veterans from both sides recount the commonplace bravery and horror that they faced on a daily basis. he complex tactics that evolved and the race of competing technologies are related by graphic images and animation. The war had become not only a battle between the brave men of the Royal Air Force and the Army Air Corps and the Luftwaffe, but also a struggle of science and technology. Warriors of the Night program is distributed exclusively to international television, VOD, DVD and new media markets through Janson Media.
CANAL + Cyfrowy is one of the leading companies in the Polish media market, the operator of the CYFRA + digital platform, as well as the broadcaster of television channels distributed in over 350 cable television networks. Belonging to the company CANAL +(”C+” meaning “Channel Plus/More” in French), digital platform Digital + CYFRA launched operations in 1998. CYFRA + is the leading digital platform in the Polish market, giving subscribers access to the most attractive television channels in high digital quality.
Established in 1989, Janson Media is an independent content distribution company based in the United States, with a rights portfolio of over 1,500 hours of exclusive programming available for licensing to worldwide television, VOD, DVD/video, and emerging new media platforms. The company has licensed programming to virtually every country in the world, and its clients include nearly every major broadcaster or media company, as well as a wide range of DVD labels and distributors. Janson Media is also a publisher/ manufacturer of award-winning DVDs.