US-based producer and distributor GRB Studios has picked up adventure series Turquoise Fever and lifestyle show Handcrafted America from distributor Imagicomm Entertainment.
Turquoise Fever (7×60’) follows the Otteson family of Tonopah, Nevada, as they mine for turquoise in the unforgiving Great Basin Desert. They brave blistering heat, explosions and treacherous slopes in their quest to unearth the elusive blue stone.
Handcrafted America sees host Jill Wagner travel the US as she seeks out talented artisans who handmake products. In each episode, Wagner meets three gifted craftsmen and looks at how their products are created.
Three seasons of the show are available, totalling 39×30’, as well as 3×60’ specials.
Both series are produced and aired by US general entertainment cablenet INSP.