The British pubcaster and British luxury supermarket chain Waitrose are teaming up for the live Saturday morning lifestyle and culinary show Weekend Kitchen with Waitrose (pictured).
A new annual distribution fund by digital “theater-on-demand” platform Gathr will advance up to US$20,000 for 25 crowd-funded films, in return for exclusive launches on its service and traditional theatrical rights.
PBS documentary strand ‘POV’ is bolstering its digital coproductions thanks to US$250,000 in funding from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.
Presented at MIPTV, #7DaysLater, Shujaaz.FM Reloaded, and D-Day: As It Happens from Windfall Films and Digit London picked up honors at the annual competition.
Vice Media and FremantleMedia have lifted the lid on their food-focused joint venture Munchies, unveiling its first five titles at MIPTV in Cannes and soft launching an online offering. (Pictured: Girl Eats Food)
The “Digital Sunday” series of panels on the second and final day of MIPDoc explored everything from innovative transmedia projects to DIY distribution platforms, while raising questions about the future of VoD.