Myth Hunters

Buyers briefing: Karin Heijink, VP, pay TV, Modern Times Group

Name: Karin Heijink Title: VP, pay TV channels, Modern Times Group Karin Heijink is vice president of pay-TV Channels East for Sweden-listed European broadcaster Modern Times Group. As such she oversees prebuys and acquisitions for a raft of factual, fact-ent and movie channels. She tells TBI about what MTG is looking for from international distributors […]

Germany’s DAF renews ZDF programming deal

German free-to-air channel DAF (Deutsches Anleger Fernsehen) has renewed its factual programming agreement with ZDF Enterprises, the commercial arm of the German pubcaster. DAF is a business and investment-based channel and the ZDF deal covers relevant docs and magazine programmes. The extended agreement covers new instalments of ZDF programmes already on DAF, including Ice Pilots, […]