Tag Archives: FTA

Sportfive to market Bundesliga rights in Sub-Saharan Africa

The Sportfive agency has concluded a three-year deal to market free-to-air (FTA) rights to German top-flight soccers Bundesliga in selected sub-Saharan African territories. Bundesliga International and Sportfive will work together on finding deals for the African package, which contains one high-profile Bundesliga match per matchday as well as a weekly preview show and a highlight [...]

SES introduces a Free-to-Air channel to fight the spread of the Coronavirus

Millions of households across Africa, Europe, and Asia-Pacific will have the opportunity to enjoy a free-to-air TV channel via SES (www.SES.com) satellites that are intended to offer reliable, informative content about COVID-19. The channel Fight COVID-19 airs content that is dedicated at offering underserved and rural communities with critical information about how to curb the [...]

RCN brings its ‘El Capo’ series to the US Hispanic market with Estrella TV

The Colombian FTA TV channel RCN announced last week that its international distribution arm agreed to sell its El Capo series, starred by Colombian actor Marlon Moreno, to Estrella TV, a US Hispanic channel, where it will be released today.  RCN originally released El Capo in 2009, produced by Fox Telecolombia. Its plot focuses on [...]

adn40 joins Amazon Prime Video’s catalog in Mexico

TV Azteca announced that the Mexican news-focused FTA TV channel adn40 is now available for Amazon Prime Video subscribers in the country through Prime Video Channels, and access to its contents will be done for free during the first three months. The channel joins the Prime Video Store, recently launched in Mexico, which allows the [...]

RCN releases original series in quarantine, recorded with cell phones

The Colombian FTA TV channel RCN will premiere this Sunday Confinados, its new original series, fully produced with cell phones and remotely directed by video calls, during the quarantine period due to the advance of the Coronavirus pandemic. As officially reported by the Colombian channel, the series explores the fun side of the moment that [...]

Viacom, Olympusat, Mediapro and Flow confirm release date for ‘Los Internacionales’

‘Los Internacionales’, a new Viacom International Studios (VIS), Olympusat, The Mediapro Studio and Flow co-production, will be released next Thursday, May 20th in Argentina through the FTA TV channel Telefe, and, on the next day, Thursday 21st, it will be fully available through the Flow platform, to be watched on demand. In addition, an official [...]

Caracol TV also adds its productions to ProgramBuyer

The FTA TV channel Caracol TV announced that, since this Tuesday, May 12th, the agreement ran with the English platform ProgramBuyer to include some of its productions is in being implemented. As officially reported by the Colombian channel, the platform currently offers a more than 85 thousand hours online content catalog. Premium series from Caracol [...]

Polka no reanudará el rodaje de su última producción después de la cuarentena

Después del anuncio de que Uruguay retomará las grabaciones de sus producciones audiovisuales, medios argentinos confirmaron que Separadas, telenovela de la productora argentina Pol-ka emitida por el canal de TV abierta Canal 13, no retomará sus grabaciones cuando se puedan retomar los rodajes en el país.  Lo que está pasando es la crisis económica que [...]

Polka not to resume recordings of it latest production after quarantine

After the announcement that Uruguay will resume its audiovisual productions recordings, Argentine media confirmed that Separadas, a telenovela by the Argentine producer Pol-ka broadcast on the FTA TV channel Canal 13, will not resume its recordings after the quarantine period due to the Coronavirus pandemic. What is going on is the economic crisis that is [...]

Caracol TV productions now available at Vuulr

Colombian FTA TV channel Caracol TV announced that, since last week, some of its productions are available on Vuulr, Singapore’s audiovisual content sales platform, which offers all-genres productions in more than 70 languages and has 1,600 logged buyers. We continue to open doors to take our stories to all territories, overcoming the challenges that this [...]