Deals and conference sessions at MIPTV 2015 confirmed that there are no longer any national or cultural barriers when it comes to content creation in any genre – and notably drama. And the second MIP Digital Fronts showed a free flow of expertise and ideas between traditional television and the online world.
MIPTV 2015 – CANNES. The Dutch Brava Media group is launching its Festival 4K channel, claiming it to be the first Ultra HD channel in the world.
MIPTV 2015 – CANNES. Eight FilmBox brand channels from the SPI International’s worldwide channel portfolio are to be launched on Crystal TV, Ghana’s first private television station.
MIPTV 2015 – CANNES. Asia’s Multi Channel Network and Digital Studio, WebTVAsia has reached an agreement on a multi-year partnership with Dailymotion to collaborate on a 100-channel roll-out as well as exclusive co-production for the Asian market.
MIPTV 2015 – CANNES. Live MMA and kickboxing events from the FightBox HD channel are now available to watch live online and in replay on www.fightboxlive.com.
MIPTV 2015 – CANNES. BBC Worldwide has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Chinese omni-media company, Shanghai Media Group (SMG).
MIPTV 2015, CANNES – SPI International closed a major acquisition deal with NBCUniversal for the FilmBox Premium movie channel in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
MIPTV 2015, CANNES – AMC Networks International (AMCNI) has significant expansion for its portfolio of globally renowned, locally relevant 24/7 linear television services across EMEA, the CIS, Latin America and the Asia-Pacific regions.
MIPTV 2015, CANNES – Hopster has announced its global launch.
Endemol Shine Group, which brings together Endemol, Shine and Core Media have announced the launch of Endemol Beyond’s first ever MIPTV line-up.