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INTERNATIONAL | MOVIES
Netflix Revolution Reaches Big Screen
The online streaming platform announced a deal with The Weinstein Co. to premiere the second installment of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon on Netflix and theaters simultaneously. It's the first of many movies to be premiered this way. »
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US | RATINGS
And the Best Premieres Are...
With the new TV season officially underway and most of the new titles already premiered, it's time to take a look at the new faces in US television. »
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INTERNATIONAL | APPOINTMENT
Sophie Turner Laing to Lead Shine, Endemol, Core merger
The former Content director at BSkyB was named CEO of the new company, which will be the largest independent producer in the world. »
UK | CASE STUDY
Kantar Media: Twitter-Ratings Relation is Real
After more than a year analyzing the relationship between Twitter and TV ratings in the UK through a deal with the social network, Kantar Media published a new report that confirms the link between Twitter and TV viewing. »
LATAM | CASE STUDY
Latin America Goes Multi Screen
A new AdReaction LatAm study by Millward Brown says the Latin American consumer spends almost seven hours a day on smartphones and other devices. »
INTERNATIONAL | FESTIVAL
A Myriad of Opportunities
In a digital era where most players see challenges, Viacom International Media Networks sees possibilities. "We believe there?s never been a better time to be in the cable programming business," says CEO Robert Bakish. »
US | NEW MEDIA
Glass Half Full or Half Empty?
While traditional TV viewing is decreasing and digital media consumers are growing in numbers and age, new platforms are also increasing the amount of time people spend using entertainment media, according to Nielsen. »

Executives
INTERNATIONAL | APPOINTMENT
Peace Point Names New VP Creative & Development
Nicole Hamilton will take on the role of VP Creative & Development at Peace Point Entertainment, to manage creative strategic direction globally, overseeing the company's Toronto-based team and its activities in Los Angeles and New York. »
Distribution
INTERNATIONAL | DISTRIBUTION
ITV Studios to Launch 17 New Formats At Mipcom 2014
ITV Studios is set to launch a raft of new factual entertainment, game/quiz, entertainment and reality formats at Mipcom, led by The Secret Life Of Students / Teens, Quiz Duel and The Line. »




Tricon Launches Food and Décor Series
Distribution
CANNES | DEALS
Prime Strikes Pre-Mipcom Deals
The Paris-based distributor has signed a raft of new deals with major international players, as it gears up for the event in Cannes. »
Distribution
INTERNATIONAL | BRANDING
Purple Turtle to Co-Brand with Keith Kimberlin
Aadarsh Pvt. Ltd. in association with Keith Kimberlin, is all set to publish hybrid books in which Kimberlin's photographed dogs will be featured in Purple Turtle stories. »

Frozen Enters All-Time Top 5

After another week at number one in Japan, Disney's Frozen has surpassed the Iron Man 3 to become the fifth-highest grossing film of all time, with US$1.219 billion worldwide. »






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Executives
Planet Nemo Sets its Sights on Latin America

The French production and distribution company seeks to tighten the bond with the Latin continent through co-productions, a strate... »
Broadcast
The Stories Behind the Stories

Each day, thousands of Brazilian families tune in to TV Globo´s telenovelas. What is it that makes them so popular? Screenwri... »
Distribution
Tokyo Broadcasting System: from East to West

Days ahead of the new Asia TV Forum (ATF), ttv spoke to Naoko Yoshida, director of International Program Sales and Media Bu... »
Satellites
Satellite Operators Bet on Africa

Extremely diverse in terms of infrastructure and service development, the continent´s pay TV market is growing steadily, prov... »
Executives

A Collaboration-Based Future

MDA Singapore´s Yeo Chun Cheng offers a thorough insight on the country´s "vibrant and dynamic TV sector," focusing on its opportunities as a partner for international co-production projects.»

Reports
REPORTS

Distribution »
eOne Makes Slam Dunk at Sportel
ITV Studios to Launch Intl Slate at Mipcom
Phileas to Premiere New Formats at Mipcom
Production »
A+E Acquires 10% Stake in Vice
California Offers Million-Dollar Cuts to Promote Production
Netflix Confirms Original Production for France
Pay TV »
A+E Networks to Replace BIO with FYI in Asia
The Restless Giant
Grupo Clarin Closes Deal for Seven Pay TV Channels
Advertising »
Nielsen Online Campaign Ratings Reach Brazil
Today's TV Advertising Limbo
Ads On TV Now Almost as Buzz-worthy as Shows
Events»
Ted Sarandos to Keynote at Mipcom
Reed Midem Launches MIP Cancun
Industry Luminaries at MIPAcademy
New Media »
Amazon To Debut New Pilot Wave
OTT and Tablets Mirror Ad Viewing on TV
Univision Unveils Bilingual Digital Network
Coverages »
Latin America Goes Multi Screen
Kantar Media: Twitter-Ratings Relation is Real
Glass Half Full or Half Empty?
Tech »
Netflix Revolution Reaches Big Screen
New iPhone and Apple Watch
Netflix Sees Original Production for Germany
Free TV »
And the Best Premieres Are...
TiVo Launches DVR for Cord-Cutters
The Curious Case of Portugal
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