Documentaries are in demand, fueled by the proliferation of branded doc-focused channels. But old-school docs are an endangered species, threatened by reality programming, globalization and…
Jean-Paul Belmondo, Pele and Mick Fleetwood are among the dozen or so celebs skedded to grace the Croisette during the 38th annual Mip TV tradeshow, which opens today on the French Riviera.
National Geographic Channels Intl. (NGCI) will launch a National Geographic Channel May 1 on Spanish digital platform Canal Satelite Digital, owned by film/TV conglom Sogecable.
Gathered Sunday night on the eve of the annual Mip TV programming mart, Germany's four broadcasting heavyweights -- Kirch and RTL on the commercial side and pubcasters ARD and ZDF -- took the floor…
Wariness will be the watchword as U.S. TV sellers wing their way this weekend to the French Riviera for the 38th annual Mip TV trade show in Cannes, which opens Monday.
Walt Disney Television Intl. plans to offer six of Disney's animated features as a package at Mip TV in Cannes next week, marking a new direction for how the Mouse sells to overseas broadcasters.
Producing companies: Cross-River Prods., RFO and Dargaud-Marina Key creatives: Creator-producers Jean Marc des Rosiers, Michel Gantier; writer, Sebastien Viaud Length and number of episodes…
Producing company: Toei Animation Creatives: Original story writer Eiichiro Oda Number of episodes/length: 52 30-minute episodes Concept: “Treasure Island”-type sea adventure story for boys…
Producing company: Television Espanola (TVE) Creatives: Fernando Argenta, /writer/host: Number of episodes/length: 50 30-minute episodes Concept: Kids culture show mixing live classical music…
Producing Company: Harvest Films Distributors: Link Entertainment, Egmont Imagination Creatives: John Webster, Anna Farthing (writers); Barry Purves (director); Christopher Moll (producer)…
To the untrained eye, it may seem as if it's business as usual, but tremendous shifts of power are occurring in the world of children's television. As international entities invest in American…
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