All 4: Shorts coming soon to Channel 4’s VOD service in November 2016
Staff Reporter | On 14, Nov 2016
Shorts continue to be a central part of Channel’s VOD service, All 4. Following the premiere of the rebooted Trigger Happy as a series of new shorts, All 4 switches from funny to serious, from a look at the darker side of the modern world to a thrilling window into the world of stunts, via a second season of Selfie Addicts.
Here’s what’s on the way exclusively to All 4 in the next month:
The Evolution of Stunts – Available from 26th November
Hollywood stuntman Damien Walters’ impressive body of work includes performances in Kick Ass, Kingsman: The Secret Service and Skyfall. In The Evolution of Stunts, Damien sets his sights on an explosive reconstruction of some the most renowned stunts seen on screen, in a series of thrilling flights, falls and flames that take inspiration from the likes of Terminator 2, North by Northwest, 300 and The Matrix.
And in a companion piece, A History of Stunts, presenter and film critic Ali Plumb takes a retrospective look at stunts on film.
Selfie Addicts: Season 2- Available now
Six of the UK’s biggest selfie addicts share their stories on life in front of the lens, and how they have turned a social trend into an integral part of their lives, from lucrative businesses to platforms of self-expression and individuality.
Episode 1: Camgirl Who Means Business
Chloe is a model, businesswoman and self-proclaimed selfie addict. Find out how she has turned what started as a hobby into a successful money-making business.
Episode 2: Carnival Star Who’s On Song
Join Soca artist, Louise in the week leading up to Carnival, as she prepares by documenting her myriad of outfits.
Episode 3: Social Climber Flying High
Not one for the faint-hearted, urban explorer Jack takes us on a rooftop adventure as he searches for the ultimate selfie that’s going to, quite literally, top all others.
Episode 4: Drag Queen Holding Court
Taking us behind the scenes of being a drag queen selfie-extraordinaire, Jackson tells us how he has seen his confidence sky-rocket as a result.
Episode 5: Body Builder Posing for Success
As a bodybuilder in the disability category, Ryan uses his selfies as a platform to show off his achievements and to help inspire others.
Episode 6: Tattoo Model Who’s Got It Covered
Becky is a tattoo model whose professional photos are already coming second in popularity to her behind-the-scenes snaps that are causing a frenzy among her social followers.
The Dark Side – Date TBC
In a new education series, six individuals share their experiences of dealing with issues affecting society today
Episode 1: Revenge Porn
Laura’s story of being a victim of revenge porn and its devastating consequences.
Episode 2: Technology Addiction
Michelle discusses the terrifying reality and dangers of technology addiction.
Episode 3: Anorexia
Becca opens up about developing, battling and overcoming an eating disorder.
Episode 4: Domestic Abuse
Stina reveals what it was like being trapped in an abusive relationship.
Episode 5: Substance Abuse
Daniel talks about his descent into addiction and the destructive realities of legal highs.
Episode 6: Obsession
Sarah explains how she sought solace in an unhealthy obsession.