News From Genepool Productions


The Australian Reviews ‘Uranium a hit’

Posted by Genepool on September 13, 2015  /   No Comments

Uranium documentary a hit with Derek Muller  Review by Graeme Blundell The Australian, 8 August 2015  Derek Muller brings a quality of rare intelligence to Uranium — Twisting the Dragon’s Tail. Filmmaker Sonya Pemberton likes to think of …


VACCINES going to air on PBS NOVA 9pm Wed 26th

We are thrilled to announce that “Vaccines – Calling the Shots” will be re-broadcast on NOVA this Wednesday 26th August at 9pm! Produced by Tangled Bank Studios together with Genepool Productions, the documentary illuminates the …


‘Uranium’ to screen in Norway, Sweden and the Middle East

Posted by Genepool on July 15, 2015  /   No Comments

In extremely exciting news our new series ‘Uranium – Twisting the Dragon’s Tail’ featuring Dr Derek Muller will screen in Norway, Sweden and the Middle East. We have had overwhelming support from Derek’s fans from all …


‘Uranium’ – Teaser launch crashes Genepool website

Posted by Genepool on June 24, 2015  /   No Comments

Dr Derek Muller launched the teaser for our latest series ‘Uranium – Twisting the Dragon’s Tail’ on his youtube channel Veritasium last week and the enormous amount of traffic to the Genepool website has crashed …


Sunny Side interviews Sonya Pemberton about our new series ‘Uranium’

Posted by Genepool on May 21, 2015  /   No Comments

Sunny Side of the Doc interviews Sonya Pemberton, Creative Director at Genepool Productions about Genepool’s new series ‘Uranium – Twisting the Dragon’s Tail’ which was pitched at the EBU Science & Knowledge pitching session at …


‘The Secret Life of Breasts’ wins Cine Award for Environment and Science.

Posted by Genepool on May 4, 2015  /   No Comments

In exciting news ‘The Secret Life of Breasts’ has won the Cine Golden Eagle Award for Environment and Science. It is a real honour to be nominated in these awards, and in the same category …


‘Vaccines – Calling the Shots’ wins Special Jury Award at Worldfest

Posted by Genepool on April 27, 2015  /   No Comments

‘Vaccines—Calling the Shots’ has won a Special Jury Award from the Worldfest Houston Film Festival in the TV Special-Documentary category. Congratulations to everyone involved with the film. ‘Vaccines—Calling the Shots’ travels the globe to provide the …


Genepool’s new series URANIUM to premiere on PBS in July.

Posted by Genepool on January 20, 2015  /   No Comments

At the Television Critics Association’s Winter Press Tour today, PBS announced URANIUM – TWISTING THE DRAGON’S TAIL  hosted by physicist and YouTube star Dr. Derek Muller to premiere in July 2015. In URANIUM – TWISTING …


Daniella Ortega joins the Genepool Team

Posted by Genepool on January 13, 2015  /   No Comments

We are thrilled to announce that Daniella Ortega is joining the Genepool team as a creative Producer a position made possible through Screen Australia’s Enterprise People funding. Daniella is an award-winning Director and Producer of …


Emmy-winning ‘virus queen’ Sonya Pemberton tackles Ebola

Posted by Genepool on January 5, 2015  /   No Comments

Genepool’s very own ‘virus Queen’ featured in article in The Age and Sydney Morning Herald. After Sonya Pemberton notched up more than 20 films on exotic disease, people began calling her ‘The Virus Queen’, writes …