TEL AVIV – A pitching session at Discop Istanbul was abruptly scuttled Thursday afternoon when a panel of Arab judges refused to hear format pitches from one of Israel's top production companies. The…
Reflecting the booming Middle East TV market, the Discop Istanbul TV mart is boasting a twenty percent increase in pre-registered attendees including, for the first time, a group of broadcasters and…
JOHANNESBURG — With the bulky frame of an NFL linebacker, iRoko Partners CEO Jason Njoku was hard to miss as he paced the hall at the Discop Africa conference in Johannesburg last winter. If all eyes…
Africa's only event dedicated to smallscreen content unfolds at a time of immense change
NATPE has acquired majority control of East European TV mart Discop, which opened in Budapest, Hungary Tuesday.
Broadcasters, distribs and TV producers from across Africa gathered in Ghana last week to discuss business, debate issues and find a way forward for the continent's growing telenovela market.
The 2009 Discop East TV market is the canary in the coal mine of Eastern and Central European international TV distribution -- and it remained chirpily healthy despite reports of its imminent demise…
Discop, the NATPE-owned Central European programming market, will open its doors Wednesday in Budapest's Sofitel Hotel for three days of buying and selling, which market organizers expect to be…
Michael Garin, the CEO of Central European Media Enterprises, will be the keynote speaker and interviewee during a one-on-one with NATPE prexy-chief exec Rick Feldman during the upcoming Discop trade…
On the eve of its confab in Las Vegas, NATPE announced Monday that it has bought Discop, a Budapest-based content market that focuses on the emerging Central and Eastern European TV biz.