Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Rafael Blanco

Rafael Blanco is the associate editor of World Screen's Spanish-language publications.

L.A. Screenings Independents: FAST & AVOD Opportunities

May 19, 2023

At the L.A. Screenings Independents, Google TV's Hsiwen Lin, OTTera's Jordan Warkol and Grateful's Ariel Tobi participated in a panel moderated by Elizabeth Bowen-Tombari, editor of TV Latina, which examined the impact of advertising on the new FAST and AVOD platforms.

Latin American Creators Highlight Creative & Narrative Liberty

January 25, 2023

Netflix’s Leonardo Padrón and José Ignacio Valenzuela, Fidelio’s Mauricio Leiva-Cock and The Immigrant’s Silvana Aguirre participated in a panel today at Content Americas speaking about the evolution of narrative models in Latin America, the role of the showrunner and the creative freedom offered by streaming platforms.

Pierluigi Gazzolo Highlights ViX’s Streaming Strategy

January 24, 2023

At Content Americas today, Pierluigi Gazzolo, who was recently promoted to CEO at ViX, spoke about the importance of culturally relevant stories and the work the company is doing in its search for new partners as it expands into other Latin American countries.

MIP Cancun: Producers Call for Greater Investment in Original Productions

November 21, 2019

During a MIP Cancun panel titled Ficción histórica: Hernán un caso de estudio, which explored the epic series Hernán and was moderated by TV Latina's Elizabeth Bowen-Tombari, Dopamine CEO Fidela Navarro called on the industry to invest more in original productions, in a conversation that also featured showrunners Julián de Tavira and Curro Royo and HISTORY's Miguel Brailovsky.

Hernán Takes Center Stage at MIP Cancun

November 15, 2019

MIP Cancun will host a case study on the new historical series Hernán featuring Dopamine CEO Fidela Navarro, showrunners Julián de Tavira and Curro Royo and HISTORY Latin America's Miguel Brailovsky, in conversation with Elizabeth Bowen-Tombari, the editor of TV Latina.

BBC Series Set for Cablevisión Flow

December 21, 2017

Cablevisión and BBC Worldwide have signed a multiyear deal for BBC series, including Rillington Place and The Last Post, to launch as exclusives on the Flow platform.