Shorts channel launches 2015 Oscars shorts

The ShortsHD channel will release the 2015 Oscar-nominated shorts ahead of the Academy Awards this Sunday (February 22) on cable, VOD and EST platforms. In the US the shorts will be available on demand after Shorts agreed a deal with VOD specialist In Demand. They will also be available via iTunes, Amazon and Vimeo. “The […]

Channel 4 hires short form commissioner

Channel 4 has hired a dedicated short-form commissioner who will order programming for its online Shorts channel. Isaac Densu will take the newly-formed role at the UK commercial public service broadcaster and order original shorts across various programming genres. Densu will also work with commercial partners and the Channel 4 sales team on ad-funded short […]