All Pact articles – Page 9

  • BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards
    News

    In brief: Lemonade Money; Pact China; The Archers

    2016-09-14T12:23:00Z

    Lemonade Money has won a competitive pitch to produce the BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards for iPlayer, as Pact plans to embed 10 Chinese broadcasting execs with UK indies.

  • John-McVay
    News

    Pact chairs Brexit working group

    2016-07-07T12:11:00Z

    Pact chief executive John McVay has been appointed chair of a newly-established creative industries working group that will examine the implications of the EU referendum.

  • dr_who
    News

    Pact calls for swift action on DSM

    2016-06-30T07:05:00Z

    Pact has called for the UK government to move quickly to negotiate the way that British TV shows are sold across Europe in the future.

  • Laura_Mansfield
    News

    Pact: Brexit vote is "disappointing"

    2016-06-24T13:17:00Z

    UK producer body Pact has called the country’s decision to leave the UK “disappointing” but has reassured producers that there is no “immediate cause for concern”.

  • the-tunnel
    News

    Pact warns against Brexit

    2016-06-16T07:05:00Z

    Pact chief executive John McVay has argued that a vote to leave the European Union next week will mean Britain loses a seat at the table when critical legislation on TV distribution is being negotiated.

  • secret-life-of-human-pups
    News

    Pact wants stability over terms of trade

    2016-06-02T07:01:00Z

    Pact chief executive John McVay has called for a moratorium on terms of trade (ToT) reviews after batting away a fifth challenge in a decade to the commercial laws.

  • John McVay
    News

    Pact calls on C4 to boost kids shows

    2016-04-20T11:48:00Z

    Pact chief executive John McVay has called on Channel 4’s remit to be sharpened to better cater to young children.

  • rack-pack-3
    News

    ITN and Pact call for BBC online transparency

    2016-02-18T07:05:00Z

    ITN and Pact have led calls for the BBC to be more open and transparent about the way it commissions online content.

  • rio_de_janeiro
    News

    Pact eyes Lat Am trip for indies

    2016-01-27T10:44:00Z

    Pact has called for British indies to sign up for the Rio Content Market, which takes place in Brazil in March.

  • Max Rumney
    News

    Pact appoints deputy chief executive

    2015-12-15T16:42:00Z

    Pact has appointed director of legal, business affairs and industrial relations Max Rumney as deputy chief executive with immediate effect.

  • korea
    News

    Pact to sign Korean MOU

    2015-10-27T11:43:00Z

    Industry trade body Pact is to sign a memo of understanding with its Korean counterpart at a one-day event at the British Film Southbank Centre.  

  • John McVay
    News

    Pact takes BBC Studios fight to DCMS

    2015-10-20T16:16:00Z

    Pact has placed its concern over the commercialisation of BBC Studios at the heart of its response to the government’s green paper on the future of the BBC.

  • You, Me and the Apocalypse
    News

    Pact launches 'one-stop shop' co-pro app

    2015-10-05T10:05:00Z

    Pact has launched a “one-stop shop” app to make co-production arrangements easier for indies to negotiate, following a surge of international deals.

  • Laura Mansfield
    News

    Pact ‘astonished’ by ToT review

    2015-09-17T12:08:00Z

    Pact has pledged to use “every means possible” to defend the indie sector following the “astonishing” terms of trade review revealed by culture secretary John Whittingdale.

  • Anjani Patel
    News

    Pact hires head of diversity

    2015-09-09T13:08:00Z

    Pact has hired Anjani Patel as diversity lead for television to replace the BBC-bound Joyce Adeluwoye-Adams.

  • Box Trolls
    News

    Pact attacks EU stance on content-blocking

    2015-08-10T10:23:00Z

    Pact has hit back at European Commission claims that Sky and the US studios are acting illegally by preventing consumers across the continent from accessing content in other territories.

  • Joyce Adeluwoye-Adams
    News

    Pact head of diversity to join BBC

    2015-07-09T13:00:00Z

    Pact head of diversity Joyce Adeluwoye-Adams is to join the BBC as diversity lead for television.

  • penn_teller
    News

    Pact: international commissions flattening out

    2015-07-09T07:11:00Z

    The international commissioning boom, in which British producers have stormed the US over the past few years, appears to be flattening out, according to Pact’s Independent Production Sector Financial Census.

  • John McVay
    News

    Pact: indies taking on more risk

    2015-07-09T07:06:00Z

    There has been a significant rise in the gap funding that indies are ploughing into television productions as broadcasters are spending less up front on commissions.

  • Black Work
    News

    Pact survey: the key figures

    2015-07-07T10:44:00Z

    Small indies have almost tripled their share of the UK’s commissioning spend as super-indies have lost ground, according to Pact figures for 2014.