With changes at Belgium's public and private French-language broadcasters, Mip could see some unexpected choices from RTBF and RTL buyers.
Cableready, a Connecticut-based distribber, will unveil two series about affluent lifestyles.
It might be premature to proclaim that three shows have overturned the established order of Aussie broadcasting, but "Desperate Housewives," "Lost" and "Dancing With the Stars" have given the Seven…
"Wait for Me" might not be the hottest show on Russian screens, but it's almost certainly the teariest.
The Nordic territories tend to make major changes on the media landscape in waves, and the past few months have been no exception.
Britain's NBD, which is celebrating its 21st anni, will tout highlights from one of the biggest live rock festivals in the world -- Glastonbury 2005 -- to buyers at Mip.
For years, French Canada has been a closed market for foreign TV fare, including U.S. network hits. But that's starting to change thanks to the proliferation and increasing popularity of French-lingo…
Two years ago, the SARS scare brought down a health minister and the Beijing mayor, both accused of trying to cover up the disease.
In Italy, reality is waning, digital delivery is catching on -- and the age-old rivalry between Mediaset and RAI keeps programmers on their toes.
Six-parter "World Shut Your Mouth" is an inhouse BBC1 production that will be handled by Channel 4 Intl. in Cannes.
For Mexican broadcasters, there really is nothing like home cooking. And thanks to a buoyant economy and steadily rising ad sales, Televisa and TV Azteca find themselves in the enviable position of…