The Same Sky

Returning miniseries

Distributors will tell you that if they could have one drama production in their portfolio it would be an evergreen returning franchise that rakes in the cash year after year. But this doesn’t alter the fact that TV movies, minis and limited runs are also regarded as valuable assets and are increasingly getting recommissioned as […]

New French OTT service launches

Altice-owned French service provider SFR is making its subscription video-on-demand service SFR Play available as a pure OTT TV offering, available to users in metropolitan France irrespective of which broadband service they take. The SVOD service will be available from €9.99 (US$10.80) a month without an ongoing subscription commitment, offering TV series, movies and kids […]

German drama sells to Scandis

Beta Film has shopped 40 hours of scripted content to broadcasters in Scandinavia. Public broadcasters DR in Denmark, NRK (Norway), SVT (Sweden) and YLE (Finland) have all acquired shows including Oliver Hirschbiegel’s 6x60mins Berlin-set spy drama The Same Sky and the 15th century 6x60mins period drama Maximilian and Marie de Bourgogne. The quartet all also […]