Television Business International

Future issues

TBI’s forthcoming MIPCOM issuesMIPCOM issueThe TBI Interview
TBI talks to a leading name in the international content business

The Distributor Survey
What are the main issues affecting international distribution in 2017? Our exclusive survey reveals all

The new world of TV funding
Companies from outside the TV world are directly funding programming and helping traditional firms make their shows. What is the wider impact on content and international television? TBI investigates

Who to meet in Cannes
Profiles of top executives you should book time with at MIPCOM

Fighting the pirates
The major content companies are fighting back against the seemingly unstoppable droves illegally streaming and downloading programming. How can TV companies fight back? TBI reports

Digital giants
Netflix and Amazon have been the biggest game changers in content of recent times, but with Apple, YouTube and Facebook now targeting the traditional TV space, are we set for a programming revolution?

Territory focus: Argentina
Major TV companies are ploughing money into Latin America’s largest Spanish-language market. What will be the effect on the market?

Diana’s legacy
It has been 20 years since Diana, Princess of Wales, tragically died. TBI profiles a raft of shows commemorating the life and death of ‘the People’s Princess’, and explores other new programmes marking anniversaries

Distributed at MIPCOM

Ad deadline: 27th September
Published: 11th Octobe

TBI Scripted

In the spotlight
A leading light in international scripted television recalls the people, places and pearls of wisdom that have served their careers

TBI Scripted interview
An in-depth interview with a key international TV executive

French drama
Dramas from France are a hot ticket right now. TBI talks with the producers, writers, commissioners and directors leading the charge

Director’s chair
How auteurs and directors have come to define the golden era of scripted television

Drama in focus
An in-depth look at a select number of drama series launching at MIPCOM

Script to screen
The story of how one high-end drama went from a writer’s mind to the TV screen

Writers room
A screenwriter recalls their experiences in international TV in their own words

Distributed at MIPCOM; AFM

Ad deadline: 27th September
Published: 11th Octobe


Cartoon Forum review
A look at the best new projects pitched at the French animation forum

New VOD commissioners and YouTubers have revitalised the market for short-form kids content. TBI reports on the burgeoning space

Creative core
How important is the central core vision to animated kids shows? What role do commissioners and channel executives play? TBI investigates

Data centre
Exclusive new data on the kids market

Distributed at MIPCOM; Brand Licensing Europe

Ad deadline: 25th September
Published: 6th October

TBI Formats

The TBI interview
An interview with a leading formats executive

Animal magic
They say never work with animals but that hasn’t stopped TV companies creating formats around dogs, cats and other creatures

Hot Picks
The best new unscripted formats on the market unveiled

Distributed at MIPCOM

Ad deadline: 27th September
Published: 11th Octobe

Filmed interview package with TBI at MIPCOM5

As part of TBI’s extensive coverage of MIPJUNIOR and MIPCOM 2017 in October, we will be offering on-site sponsored filmed interviews, to help raise your profile and get your company’s news in front of the MIP audience.

Present your essential news; showcase your upcoming launches; and generate PR buzz around your stand or at the event in video format.

Your chosen exec will be interviewed by our editorial experts in the beautiful Cannes setting, and your video will be heavily promoted a few days later to our full audience.

This is great way to get profile post market. Here is how it works:

  • Questions organised with you ahead of MIPCOM
  • Video marketed post event through one exclusive email – promoting your interview to our full readership
  • Further promotion through TBIVision news alert and our social media platforms
  • Video posted and hosted on
  • Video made available to you for your own promotional use

Contact or call +44 (20) 701 75295 to find our prices and book your slot.


Your TBI contacts

Jesse Whittock – editor – @tbi_jesse

+44 20 7017 5809

Kaltrina Bylykbashi – deputy editor – @bylykbashi

+44 20 7017 5390

Michael Callan – sales manager
+44 20 701 75295

Matthew Humberstone – art director
+44 20 701 75336