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TCB strikes global deals for original docs

Over a dozen broadcasters have pre-bought TCB Media Rights’ original commission Egypt’s Unexplained Files, including Science Channel US, the UK’s Channel 5 and Germany’s ProSieben. Egypt’s Unexplained Files is the latest series to be directly commissioned and funded by TCB Rights, and follows strong sales for other ‘TCB Original’ series — Massive Engineering Mistakes and […]

Distributor-led commissions: the 5 things producers need to know

As production funding from broadcasters continues to lag behind production costs, and production companies increasingly find themselves with deficits, Argonon’s chief operating officer Laura Bessell breaks down the top five things every producer needs to know about distributor-led commissioning. As producers look for innovative ways of funding, working with multiple broadcasters at the same time has […]