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The ATS Team launches ATS Originals and ATS Productions

Production

7 OCT 2022

The ATS Team launches ATS Originals and ATS Productions

ATS Originals will focus on creating original, non-scripted formats for networks and broadcasters around the world, while ATS Productions will handle every stage of its upcoming projects.

Kyiv Media Week will be part of the official MIA Market program

Trade Shows

7 OCT 2022

Kyiv Media Week will be part of the official MIA Market program

After the success at the Serial Killer festival in Brno, KMW will introduce special events within the official program of MIA, converging all the segments of the audiovisual industry.

Media Ranch to represent the iconic "Wild America" franchise worldwide

Distribution

7 OCT 2022

Media Ranch to represent the iconic "Wild America" franchise worldwide

The company aims to expand all aspects of the Wild America brand and the first step will be the creation of "Wild America Challenge", a thrilling adventure and survival competition format.

"MasterChef: Dessert Masters" and "Location, Location, Location" make their way to Australia

Distribution

6 OCT 2022

"MasterChef: Dessert Masters" and "Location, Location, Location" make their way to Australia

Both titles produced by produced by Endemol Shine Australia are scheduled to air in 2023.

StudioCanal promotes Alix Lebrat to Chief Operating Officer role

Production

6 OCT 2022

StudioCanal promotes Alix Lebrat to Chief Operating Officer role

She will now lead the development of international series and increasing production of drama, factual and kids’ productions.

ITV Studios Germany to produce German adaptation of "Irresponsable"

Production

6 OCT 2022

ITV Studios Germany to produce German adaptation of "Irresponsable"

The eight-part show will be created by Frédéric Rosset, produced by Antoine Szymalka for La Pepiniere and co-produced by Emmanuel Dauce for Tetra Media Fiction.

Cottonwood Media and ZDF greenlight season two of "Theodosia And The Oasis of Magic"

Distribution

6 OCT 2022

Cottonwood Media and ZDF greenlight season two of "Theodosia And The Oasis of Magic"

Filming for the live action series will begin in January 2023, taking place across Belgium, Paris and Morocco. 

Mipcom 2022: Cineflix Rights unveils its market content slate

Distribution

6 OCT 2022

Mipcom 2022: Cineflix Rights unveils its market content slate

The catalog features new and returning drama series, movies, and factual brands.

Banijay confirms proposed acquisition of Beyond International

Deals

6 OCT 2022

Banijay confirms proposed acquisition of Beyond International

Banijay has entered into a Scheme Implementation Deed to acquire Beyond International Limited, a scripted and non-scripted multi-territory content group.

BBC Studios takes ownership of Firebird Pictures

Deals

6 OCT 2022

BBC Studios takes ownership of Firebird Pictures

BBC Studios has increased its investment in Firebird Pictures, the scripted independent production company set up by Elizabeth Kilgarriff and Craig Holleworth.

Mipcom 2022: Audiovisual from Spain travels to Cannes with a massive delegation

Trade Shows

6 OCT 2022

Mipcom 2022: Audiovisual from Spain travels to Cannes with a massive delegation

Nearly a hundred professionals make up the Audiovisual from Spain delegation that will disembark at Mipcom Cannes. This year, the association will have a double exhibition space.

FilmSharks to represent "A Singular Crime" film outside of Latin America

Distribution

6 OCT 2022

FilmSharks to represent "A Singular Crime" film outside of Latin America

The film was released theatrically by Warner Bros. Pictures earlier this month and later to be available exclusively on HBO Max across Latin America.

OneGate Media\

Distribution

6 OCT 2022

OneGate Media's "Reeperbahn Special Unit 65" to premiere at Hamburg Film Festival

The true crime series is being entered into the fiction competition tells the story of the fight between Special Unit 65 and its illustrious adversaries.

Tulipop announces a second season of "Tulipop Tales" Icelandic animated series

Kids & Animation

6 OCT 2022

Tulipop announces a second season of "Tulipop Tales" Icelandic animated series

A full 52 x 7’ episodes have now been greenlit, with a raft of sales also announced from the show’s global distributors, Serious Kids.

Italian Screens initiative will arrive in India in October

Launches

6 OCT 2022

Italian Screens initiative will arrive in India in October

The showcase that presents the best of Italian cinema abroad will take place from 12 to 15 October in Mumbai, Bengaluru, Delhi and Kolkata.