Coming soon: Short films arriving on All 4 in September 2015
Staff Reporter | On 12, Sep 2015
Another month, another range of shorts headed to Channel 4’s All 4. Short films are key to the broadcaster’s online success: they generated 3 million views last year, helping to drive overall visits to All 4 by 23 per cent. The newest to arrive are a typically eclectic bunch, including several Blaps, All 4’s online showcase to help develop new programme ideas and discover tomorrow’s comedy stars today.
Here’s what coming soon in September 2015:
Young & Minted: I Won the Lottery (Monday 14th September)
Comedian Olivia Lee explores the world of young lottery winners. What do teenage terrors spending their millions on?
Tattoo Fails (Monday 14th September)
A companion to Tattoo Fixers, an insight into nightmare tattoos that have been covered up with new, bold and beautiful graphics – but who, how and why did these disastrous tattoos happen?
Blap: Top 5 Celebrity Splits (Monday 14th September)
What was the `conscious uncoupling’ of Chris Martin and Gwynnie Paltrow? What tore the Twilight twosome of R-Patz and K-Stew asunder? And just what did Harry Styles see in Taylor Swift? We get the lowdown from the stars themselves. Well, sort of. This fake comedy list show uses the countdown as a basis for sketches that poke fun at the famous.
Blap: High and Dry (Monday 14th September)
When a plane bound for Britain crashes at sea, the survivors (featuring BBC3’s People Just Do Nothing’s Asim Chaudhry) are thrown together on a tropical island somewhere in the Pacific. How will they cope? Will they be rescued? And how will family man Douglas Jennings deal with sociopath air steward Brett Sullivan?
LA Vice: Porn Stars and Hustlers (TBC)
Based in LA, we see the hustlers and hardcore hot shots that have made money from the entertainment underworld. Manuel Ferrara and Kayden Kross, two of the biggest A-listers of the porn industry, explain what it takes to become some of the best producers in the world.