All3Media invests in Caravan24 May 2016
All3Media has invested in factual indie television and film producer Caravan.
The production and distribution company, which is jointly owned by Discovery and Liberty Global, will take a minority stake in Caravan, which was founded by Dinah Lord (pictured right) and Juliet Singer (left).
Established in 2015, Caravan produces “ambitious specialist factual programmes”, the most recent of which was Panorama – Britain’s Mental Health Crisis.
The indie is also producing content for Sky Arts and BBC Three.
Lord previously executive produced at Brook Lapping, Swan Films, Silver River and Pulse Films. Her credits include Grayson Perry; All in the Best Possible Taste and Who Are You?; Christian Louboutin; World’s Most Luxurious Shoes; and Extreme Brat Camp for Channel 4.
Singer has developed, produced and directed factual programming for the BBC and several indies including Wall to Wall, Silver River and The Garden.
Jane Turton, CEO, All3Media said: “Dinah and Juliet have a vision for Caravan that is really exciting. They believe in high quality, challenging and distinctive programme making and when that’s coupled with their passion, business acumen and sense of humour, it’s irresistible. I am delighted that they have chosen All3Media as their partner and look forward to Dinah and Juliet achieving great things putting Caravan on the map around the world.”
Lord and Singer added: “ It’s a tremendous time for Caravan and we’re delighted to be setting out on this ambitious and exciting journey with people who we admire and like enormously.”