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Produced by Voltage TV for Channel 4 / Arte / SBS Australia Osama Bin Laden – The Inside Story (3 x 60 ‘) weaves the intricate story of what drove one man to war on America and change the world as we know it, presenting an alternate narrative told from the perspective of Bin Laden and his relatives.
The new Drive roster also includes the return of the True Crime series, Made for Murder, season 2 (10 x 60 ‘) produced for True Crime Network and Sky Crime and A Killer’s Mistake season 3 (10 x 60’), produced by FirstLook TV, also for True Criminal Network.
Drive’s list of unique documentaries also includes Prince Phillip: The Royal Family Remembers (1 x 60 ‘), described as a historic program celebrating the life and legacy of the Duke of Edinburgh is “a love letter to Prince Philip from his family”. Produced by Oxford Films for the BBC, the film features exclusive contributions from Prince Philip’s family, friends and colleagues and personal films from the Royal Archives.
Other unique films on Drive’s list include Zara McDermott: Sexism in Schools (W / T) (1 x 60 ‘) produced by Summer Films for the BBC, which explores the outpouring of anger and emotion in young girls and women to the reported rape culture that exists in schools and colleges. It also features the documentary One Tribe’s Sex and Sensibility (1 x 60 ‘) which lifts the veil on the racy real sex life of Georgian nobility and regency, combining the locations of Netflix’s Bridgerton with contributions from leading historians and a dramatic reconstruction. And also October’s Predator Films: Catching the Black Cab Rapist, (1 x 60 ‘) produced for Channel 5 which investigates Britain’s most prolific serial rapist, John Worboys who drugged, raped and sexually assaulted more 100 victims in the back of his black taxi.
Commenting on the fall list, Drive co-MD Lilla Hurst said: Our True Crime slate.