Thai PBS


Harbour takes French docs to Asia

Hong Kong based distributor Harbour Rights has sold a raft of docs to Asian broadcasters, including shopping three-part French project Human to PBS in Thailand. The doc, from Yann Arthus-Bertrand and about the human condition, originally played on France Télévisions and heads to Thai PBS as part of a ten-hour package the broadcaster has taken from […]

Roots planted in 50 territories

The remake of epic miniseries Roots has sold into 50 territories. Distributor A+E Networks has closed deals in five continents: Europe, Asia, Australasia and North America. The buyers are SBS in Australia and TVNZ in New Zealand; Thai PBS, D’Live in South Korea, Atresmedia for Spanish linear TV and HBO for SVOD; HBO Europe for […]

Scandi pubcasters buy Universum docs

Public broadcasters in Scandinavia have bought documentary programming from Austria’s ORF. DR in Denmark took a selection of Universum-branded docs, including Africa’s Wild West and Wild Venice, which has been a big seller for ORF Enterprises, ORF’s commercial arm. DR and Sweden’s SVT have also committed to ORF’s next 4K two-parter The Canary Islands, which […]

MediaCorp cuts format deal with Thai PBS

Singaporean broadcaster MediaCorp has inked a format deal with Thailand’s public broadcaster for its competitive debating programme The Arena. In the show, students are gathered and compete in a debate in ‘The Arena’ in an attempt to impress judges and the audience, which votes on the winner. Thai PBS will start production on its version […]