TBI Talks


Exclusive: Facebook Watch on unscripted originals strategy & creative co-pros

Facebook Watch, the global social network’s VOD service, has shared details of its unscripted originals strategy, including “competitive” budgets and creative co-productions with lower investment. Since launching in 2017, the service has gone on to offer both short and long-form content, with unscripted titles including talk show Red Table Talk and reality series The Real […]

Sign up NOW for today’s TBI Talks with Facebook, Passion & Omdia!

Join TBI Talks: The London Screenings later today as we dive into Facebook’s originals strategy with Head of Unscripted Toby Faulkner and explore the potential of factual programming with Passion Distribution COO Nick Rees. Unscripted & factual programming has surged in popularity over recent years and in this session we are joined by renowned execs […]

Join Acorn TV, Fox, SundanceNow, C5, ViacomCBS & more for TBI Talks: The London Screenings

Ahead of The London Screenings later this week, join TBI for a series of genre-focused discussions featuring industry-leading execs from streamers, broadcasters and production groups to find how they are shaping the future of their companies. We will be joined by commissioners including: Matt Graham, GM at Acorn TV & Sundance Now FOX’s President of […]

TBI Talks launches London Screenings specials

Ahead of The London Screenings in March, join TBI for a series of genre-focused discussions featuring leading executives from some of the world’s biggest and most innovative streamers, broadcasters and production groups. Across two days, from 1-2 March, TBI will host three special webinars, exploring content requirements and partnership potential across drama, unscripted, and formats, […]

TBI Talks: Streaming ahead, featuring Globoplay & Starzplay content chiefs

Our first TBI Talks of 2021 will explore the fast-changing world of streaming and delve into some of the huge opportunities emerging from both regional and international operators. We are delighted to offer a stellar line-up of guests – including the content chiefs at streaming giants Globoplay and Starzplay – and will explore their content acquisition […]

Exclusive: Kids’ TV leaders talk financial and culture benefits of co-productions

Co-productions are helping to drive quality and increase cultural diversity on children’s shows, say leading kids’ TV industry figures. Speaking on yesterday’s TBI Talks (click here to watch on demand), Shabnam Rezaei, co-founder and president of Canadian-US animation studio Big Bad Boo, producer of Hulu’s The Bravest Knight, highlighted how she has seen the number […]

TBI Talks: Going Global With Kids Content

The next instalment of our popular TBI Talks will take a deep dive into the business of kids content, exploring the types of shows commissioners are looking for and talking to producers about how they’re delivering them. We will tap into the vast experience of leading kids execs during the hour-long session, which will offer […]

TBI Talks: Exploring UK Production, Commissioning & Int’l Potential

We have two internationally renowned execs onboard for our next TBI Talks, which will explore the UK’s content industry and its place on the global landscape. We will discuss how those behind some of the country’s best scripted and unscripted programming have adapted, explore how the market is changing and find out where the opportunities […]

TBI Talks: Capitalising on Asia’s Global Reach

As the content business looks to return to some sort of normalcy, TBI Talks turns its attention to Asia to get ahead of the curve and explore how broadcasters, streamers, producers and distributors from the region are responding. We will hear from leading execs about this vibrant and rapidly growing part of the world, discuss […]

TBI Talks: Preparing For A Post-Lockdown Landscape

The repercussions of the Covid-19 pandemic have been felt across the content business, but the demand for quality TV programming has never been higher. As lockdown restrictions begin to be lifted around the world, producers, distributors, broadcasters and streamers are adapting quickly to embrace new opportunities and innovative workarounds are emerging. TBI Talks is a […]