International producer/distributor Off the Fence (OTF) announced today that it has brought content from Canada’s all-HD broadcast and production company, High Fidelity HDTV Inc., to MIPCOM for the first time. This deal marks the debut of High Fidelity’s original content for distribution outside of North America and it follows OTF’s first look output deal with the prodco. High Fidelity’s non-fiction programs available at MIPCOM include programs such as Backstage Secrets (5×60-minutes), which follows Canadian rockers RUSH on tour, Cosmic Vistas (6×60-minutes)which explores the solar system looking at unexplored planets and Quebec: A City in Layers a one-hour doc which looks at the architectural history of Quebec City. High Fidelity’s content comes from its four channels Oasis HD, Equator HD, Treasure HD and Rush HD.
- RS West ’18