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MIPTV: 108 Media eyes the China prize

The Toronto-based indie distributor of niche content (including documentary T-Rex, pictured) launched a China office and a new content app for the local market.

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DEEP offers VR distribution solution for broadcasters

The CMF-backed software program Liquid Cinema is being showcased at MIPTV. (DEEP owner Thomas Wallner pictured.)

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MIPTV: Contenu QMi, Kabo Family ink co-development deal

The partners will use Kabo’s Pick’n Mix comedy format formula as their development template, comprising of individual comedy sketches tailored to a broadcaster’s schedule.

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D360 picks up RTR, ToonDraw series to shop at MIPTV

The Toronto-based distributor has picked up four new programs to shop at the content market, including RTR Media’s Open House Overhaul and Mississippi Snake Grabbers (pictured).

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Remstar, Copperheart strike TV drama pact with Germany’s Palatin

The collaboration will co-develop and produce TV series, starting with the horror drama Incarnate.

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Morgan Elliott’s Reunion of Giants to be shopped at MIPTV

Fremantle Corp. picked up the world rights to the history-in-the-making film about two Lancaster bombers reunited 50 years after flying side by side into war.

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Phil McCordic returns to TV hosting roots at TVO

The on-air host and producer at the educational broadcaster is hosting an original kids TV show from Breakthrough Entertainment.

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Proper Rights picks up Mike Holmes franchise

The Toronto-based distributor will bring more than 200 hours of Mike Holmes programming to MIPTV, including Holmes on Homes.

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Gusto TV opens int’l distribution arm

The food and lifestyle channel founded by Chris Knight will bring two series to April’s MIPTV. (The hosts of One World Kitchen pictured.)

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Reed Midem sets November launch for MIP Cancun

MIPTV and MIPCOM organizer Reed Midem has set its sights on Mexico for the inaugural MIP Cancun, a Latin American television buyers’ summit, set to launch this November.

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MIPTV: eOne closes deals for Hell on Wheels, Turn

Other titles sold at the market included Halt and Catch Fire and The Walking Dead. (Turn pictured.)

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CCI Entertainment, MarVista ink distribution deal

The American distributor will shop around 200 hours of family fare from the Canadian indie producer to international buyers. (Cubicle to the Cage pictured)