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International briefs: Netflix, YouTube Red, Amazon

Netflix buys Dynasty; YouTube Red’s new originals; Amazon picks Baker

Mipcom unveils keynote speakers

Gordon Ramsay and Nat Geo’s Courteney Monroe to keynote.

Broadcast International: Networks debut original content on social media

MTV and TNT commission content that debuts on Facebook & Snapchat


Pioneer to track US eclipse for Science Channel

Special will TX on the same day


ABC Studios plots Cucumber remake

Russell T Davies to exec produce

ITVS lands major Swedish indie

Elk Production makes 15 Swedish shows


Narcos producer develops UK comedy

Working with actor Andrew Buchan

Fox & Sky merger decision looming

Karen Bradley to make decision by 29 June

ITV legal battle with Duck Dynasty firm intensifies

Scott and Deirdre Gurney handed more control

TVF inks pre-sales for John Torode's Asia

Blink Films series sells globally



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Shakespeare Lives 2016: exporting the bard Video

As part of its Shakespeare Lives 2016 project the British Council plans to export 18 of the bard’s UK-produced films to 110 countries, including a Kurdish refugee camp in Iraq. Briony Hanson, director of film, British Council explains more…


Piers Wenger, Channel 4

Aliens, Islamic State and millionaires are all on Channel 4’s scripted slate. Head of drama Piers Wenger tells Robin Parker what is hitting the broadcaster’s sweet spot



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INFOGRAPHIC: creative jobs Video

The importance of creative jobs to the UK economy

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INFOGRAPHIC: creative industries Video

The value of the UK’s creative industries


Country guides

Doing business in Mexico: trade and export guide

Mexico is the world’s 15th largest economy, according to the International Monetary Fund. World Bank analysts predict that Mexico’s economy will be the world’s fifth largest by 2050.

Doing business in France: trade and export guide

Metropolitan France, known as “L’Hexagone” is an ideally situated, diverse and prosperous export market for British companies.

Doing business in Thailand: trade and export guide

Thailand is in transition to Digital TV after the National Broadcasting and Telecommunication Commission (NBTC) granted 24 commercial digital licenses to 19 companies to operate digital TV in Thailand in 2014. 


Doing business in Canada: trade and export guide

Canada is the UK’s 16th largest export market for goods.




VIDEO: Exporting is GREAT Video

Exporting is GREAT is the government’s most ambitious export campaign ever. It aims to inspire and support 100,000 new UK exporters to sell their goods and services overseas by 2020.

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VIDEO: Case study: JoeCo Ltd Breaking America Video

Joe Bull, Manager, JoeCo Ltd talks about how his business broke into and succeeded in the American market



Case Studies

Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor

The 50th anniversary episode of the Doctor Who TV series set a new record for the largest simultaneous TV simulcast, having aired in 21 languages across 94 countries.


Digital Edition

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MIP Junior 2015

A comprehensive guide to some of the UK’s leading independent production companies of children’s content.