MIPTV 2010 – CANNES. Arab Radio and Television Network (ART) and NeuLion, an end-to-end web TV service provider of live and on-demand international, sports and variety programming delivered via broadband, have announced a long-term partnership to distribute ART channels using NeuLion’s platform in Canada.
The contract was signed with International Media Distribution (IMD), the global distribution arm of ART. The new service, branded Talfazat-ART, will offer Canadian viewers access to ART/IMD’s menu of channels including family entertainment, movies, and music. The Talfazat-ART service will launch in June 2010 and be offered as both a subscription and pay-per-view service.
NeuLion in Canada will offer Talfazat-ART to all IP platforms including PC, TV through set top box, mobile and other IP enabled devices.