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PBS scoops up two more Anne MOWs

The first instalment of the Breakthrough Entertainment-produced trilogy drew in more than three million viewers on the pubcaster in November.

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TFO partners with PBS

The media co broadens its reach with a deal to distribute its French-language educational programming to teachers across the U.S.

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Breakthrough’s ‘Anne’ picked up by PBS for U.S. broadcast

The Breakthrough Entertainment-produced MOW will air on the U.S. pubcaster in November.

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Secret Location wins Peabody-Facebook prize

Ebola Outbreak: A 360 Virtual Journey was among five projects to win the Peabody-Facebook Futures of Media Award.

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On the set: Calling the Odd Squad

Kidscreen‘s Jeremy Dickson shares his day on the set of Odd Squad, a new series from The Fred Rogers Company and Sinking Ship Entertainment.

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Secret Location nabs news and doc Emmy nod

The Toronto-based interactive agency was nominated for its work on Targeting the Electorate (pictured), an interactive documentary collaboration with PBS’ Frontline.

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Netflix expands PBS programming for Canada, U.S.

The expanded multi-year licensing deal includes U.K. murder mystery series The Bletchley Circle (pictured).

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PBS, Discovery Canada prep Earth From Space

US pubcaster PBS, Discovery Canada and the UK’s Darlow Smithson Productions are teaming up for a groundbreaking two-hour coproduction which will use real-time scientific data to create CGI video of natural events.

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Editorial: Whither the CBC?

Recent comments by former CBC president Robert Rabinovitch about the tenuous nature of the Ceeb’s future certainly stirred the hornet’s nest.