About Wise Owl Films

Based in Leeds in the North of England, Wise Owl Films is run by a multi award-winning team who specialise in creating ‘appointment to view’ television for the UK and world markets.

The Wise Owl team has produced programmes with - and about - some of the best loved names in popular culture, from David Jason to Morecambe and Wise, Elvis Presley to Elton John, Victoria Wood to Coronation Street.

We have told the stories behind some key events in recent times, including the defining moments in the history of the British monarchy, the Miners’ Strike and the end of the death penalty.

The team behind Wise Owl Films has also brought the everyday tales of British people into millions of homes through TV series and specials like May The Best House Win, The Dales and Trawlermen’s Lives.

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