Discovery Communications will retain access to video content that has already been produced for the science website, which it bought in 2007 for US$250 million. (Pictured: Stuff Mom Never Told You)
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.