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…
In news that should surprise no one, the most-watched show in Mexico is a telenovela.
This year will mark a before-and-after in Spanish broadcasting. Spain's government will approve its first analog terrestrial broadcaster in 15 years: a relaunched version of Sogecable paybox Canal…
Granada America will strut its stuff on the Riviera with four new telepics, featuring thesps as diverse as Anne Heche, Virginia Madsen and Steve Weber.
Celebrity profile series "This Is Your Life" -- which ran for 41 years -- is coming to DVD. Direct-response and retail distrib R2 Entertainment, which has released the entire collection of "The…