Vitamania: The Sense and Nonsense of Vitamins with Dr Derek Muller

Vitamania: The Sense and Nonsense of Vitamins

This year the world will spend $100 billion on vitamins and supplements. Every week, a new benefit is claimed. At the same time, vitamin pills are dismissed as a waste of money and their spruikers …


Expanding the Genepool: Kate Pappas and Chris Kamen join the specialist science team at Genepool Productions

Posted by Genepool on March 1, 2018  /   No Comments

Emmy award-winning production company Genepool Productions is very pleased to welcome creative producer Kate Pappas and business affairs producer Chris Kamen to the team, supported by Film Victoria’s Screen Business Venture funding. Sonya Pemberton, Creative …


‘LAWLESS’ official selection for the International Festival of Science Documentary Films AFO

Posted by Genepool on February 26, 2018  /   No Comments

In exciting news ‘Lawless – The Real Bushrangers – Ned Kelly’ has been selected as part the INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION of the 53rd International Festival of Science Documentary Films Academia Film Olomouc which takes place from …


‘Vitamania’ — that’s a wrap on filming!

Posted by Genepool on December 21, 2017  /   No Comments

We are excited to announce that our feature documentary ‘Vitamania’ has just completed principal photography filming around the world, including USA, France, Norway, England, Scotland, Svalbard and Australia. A huge thank you to our presenter …


Genepool at the WCSFP — San Francisco

Posted by Genepool on December 18, 2017  /   No Comments

Chris Kamen, who joined Genepool in August as Producer / Business Affairs, was thrilled to attend his first World Congress of Science and Factual Producers conference in San Francisco, supported by a Screen Australia Travel …


LAWLESS breaks records for Foxtel

Posted by Genepool on October 25, 2017  /   No Comments

Last night’s premiere of Lawless – The Real Bushrangers on Foxtel’s History Channel has achieved both critical acclaim and phenomenal ratings. Episode 1 – ‘Ned Kelly’ was the number one show across all pay TV in it’s 8:30 time slot. …


Great reviews for LAWLESS – The Real Bushrangers

Posted by Genepool on October 23, 2017  /   No Comments

Genepool’s new series ‘LAWLESS The Real Bushrangers’ has received great reviews ahead of it’s premiere this Tuesday night at 8.30 pm on Foxtel’s HISTORY channel. REVIEWS ‘A fascinating, revealing piece of work, an astute and entertaining …


‘Uranium’ encore screening on SBS

Posted by Genepool on October 10, 2017  /   No Comments

Genepool’s award winning series Uranium – Twisting the Dragon’s Tail is having an encore screening on SBS starting with Episode 1 on Saturday October 14th at 8.30 pm. Join physicist and YouTube phenomenon Dr Derek Muller …


LAWLESS – The Real Bushrangers

Lawless – The Real Bushrangers premieres on The History Channel Foxtel 8.30 pm AEDT on October 24th. Lawless – The Real Bushrangers is a landmark documentary series exploring Australia’s most iconic crimes of colonial history. These …


That’s a wrap for LAWLESS

Posted by Genepool on July 19, 2017  /   No Comments

We are thrilled to announce that we have just completed the new four part science / history series ‘LAWLESS – The Real Bushrangers‘ for Foxtel. LAWLESS – The Real Bushrangers is a landmark documentary series …