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MIPTV Spotlight: Applicaster

CANNES: With technology advancements, mobile lifestyles and changing viewer habits, the demand for new entertainment experiences to accompany linear viewing is rising, and Applicaster is here to help. “Entertainment is now served cross-screen, not only as lean-back but also as ...

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Kino Lorber Launches Doc Sales Arm

NEW YORK: Kino Lorber is launching its first slate of documentaries for international sales at MIPTV, including the Academy Award-nominated King: A Filmed Record. Elizabeth V. Sheldon, the company's senior VP of acquisitions and business development, is leading these international sales efforts. About a dozen programs that have been released ...

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Wheel of Fortune, Jeopardy! Renewed Through 2017-18 Season

LOS ANGELES: The game shows Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy! have been renewed through 2017-18 in 80 percent of the U.S. market, including by the ABC Owned Television Station Group, Sinclair, Media General, Gray Television and other major groups. Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy! are U.S. television’s top two game ...

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Gogglebox Being Developed for the Chinese Market

CANNES: Zhejiang Huace Film & TV Group and all3media international are co-developing a local version of the factual-entertainment format Gogglebox for China, with an initial order for 12 episodes. The Chinese treatment is expected to launch in the second half of this year on a first-tiered satellite channel. Additionally, all3meda ...

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Content Television Takes On Patterns of Evidence: The Exodus

LONDON: Content Television has secured the international distribution rights for the feature-length documentary Patterns of Evidence: The Exodus, in which filmmaker Timothy Mahoney chronicles an archeological investigation in Egypt as his team attempts to corroborate the biblical text. From Thinking Man Films, the doc seeks to answer the question of ...

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Getting Ready for MIPTV?

CANNES: Get ready for MIPTV's official opening tomorrow by picking up a copy of our MIPTV editions at a number of hotels on the Croisette, and download or update the World Screen app, delivering programming listings, news and a host ...

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Zodiak Rights Unveils New Factual Highlights

CANNES: Zodiak Rights is showcasing a range of newly commissioned factual programs at MIPTV, among them Fat Fashion Wars from Blast! Films. Fat Fashion Wars spotlights the booming demand for plus-sized fashion. The one-hour doc is part of the Zodiak Rights factual slate, alongside the fixed-rig titles Rookie Trawlermen (working ...

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WDRmg to Be Part of MIPTV’s German Pavilion

COLOGNE: For the first time ever, WDR mediagroup (WDRmg) is attending MIPTV as part of the German Pavilion, from which it is slated to showcase such titles as The Maus and Elefantastic. Recently added to the WDRmg catalogue are the WDR productions From Scratch to Pro, a format for kids ...

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