TBI Weekly: How the future of markets is shaping up

As Digital MIPTV draws to a close, TBI talks to a variety of distributors to reflect on how the annual cycle of markets might look in the future. At the start of 2020, the proliferation of markets, conferences and large-scale networking events had reached a new high. For those working in – or indeed writing […]

France’s RMC Découverte seeks quick-turnaround Suez Canal doc from Factual Factory

French network RMC Découverte has ordered a quick-turnaround documentary from Factual Factory and about the Ever Given cargo ship getting stuck in the Suez Canal. Stuck In The Suez, Dredging A Supersize Cargo Ship is an hour-long production from local factual indie Factual Factory, part of the Satisfaction Group, and exec produced by Rodolphe Guignard. UK […]

UK’s BossaNova unveils distribution launch slate & pitching event

BossaNova, the UK-based content creation, financing and distribution outfit launched by TCB Media Rights co-founders Paul Heaney and Dina Subhani late last year, has unveiled its initial distribution slate, along with details of its inaugural Development Day pitching event. BossaNova’s first slate of programming consists of five series and two 90-minute specials, including the first […]

TCB co-founders Heaney & Subhani launch new sales & financing firm

TCB Media Rights co-founders Paul Heaney and Dina Subhani are returning to the content business with a new distribution and financing venture. BossaNova will bring together producers and buyers in what the duo have termed an “integrated hub”, with the company working closely with producers to pair ideas with broadcasters and streamers. Heaney and Subhani […]