The 46th Mip TV mart will bow today transfixed by recession obsessions, the biggest of which is whether international TV trading can hold up as the economic downturn lengthens.
Sony Pictures Television is making its first concerted attempt to sell its Spanish-language telenovelas at Mip next week.
Attendance at the Mip TV mart will be dented -- but not decimated -- by recession, according to statistics released by organizers Reed Midem on Monday.
Actor and producer William Petersen, best known for his portrayal of imperturbable lead investigator Gil Grissom in "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation," will attend the Cannes Mip TV trade fair this…
Producing partners Rory Kennedy and Liz Garbus will deliver a closing address on "Social Change Through Documentary" at Mipdoc, the market for docu features, specials and series that runs March 28-29…
The Mip TV trade fair will spotlight China, organizing industry panels, events and private receptions in a "Focus on China" program strand on March 31.
Ze Frank, Internet pioneer, presenter and comedian, and Gary Carter, prexy of Creative Networks and chief operating officer of FremantleMedia's FMZ, will deliver a joint keynote on creativity at TV…
Cyma Zarghami, prexy of the Nickelodeon/MTVN Kids and Family Group, will deliver the keynote address at kids TV mart Mipcom Junior, which runs Oct. 11-12 in Cannes.
For the major U.S. studios, the Mip TV mart used to be a relatively sedate affair. They'd take a back seat as international buyers scoured to buy foreign formats, post-"Survivor" and "Big Brother,"…
BBC Worldwide has unveiled a host of sales on its major new skein "Earth: The Power of the Planet," a five-part HD series that looks at the Earth's formation over 4.5 billion years.
Comarex, the Mexico City-based global distrib, has reupped its agreement to market German kids' animation producer and distributor EM Ent.'s portfolio in the U.S. and Latin America.