Media Minds

What Friends tells us about rights ownership in 2019

Media giants building SVODs to rival Netflix are talking the talk, but who will walk the walk? Manori Ravindran investigates the knock-on effects of consolidation and the bigger picture around windowing and rights ownership. If 2018’s media disruption taught us anything, it was to expect the unexpected in the laser-focused drive for scale. As potential […]

VOD veterans launch digital entertainment management firm

A pair of video-on-demand industry veterans from the UK has launched a new media entertainment management consultancy. Anita O’Donnell and Yives Reed (pictured) are behind Media Minds, a London-based firm “designed to bridge the gap between technology and content, people and platforms”. The pair first worked together in nearly two decades ago. They launched a […]