Interviews

Interviews

Darine Khatib, Turner MENA & Turkey

Darine El Khatib, Senior Director of Creative Strategy and Brand Development for Turner MENA & Turkey talks to us about the new production – the Ben 10 Challenge, which launches on Cartoon Network Arabic on October 10. Tell us a little about the show? Ben 10 Challenge is a live action...

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Newstag comes to MENA

Stockholm media technology company Newstag has announced plans to launch a new experience specially designed for the MENA region later this year. Co-founders Camilla Dahlin-Andersson and Henrik Eklund talk exclusively to BroadcastPro ME about the service and their plans for the region What is the...

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A Fresh Take – Gianluca Chakra

While most MENA film distributors are focused on marketing films through conventional channels, Front Row Filmed Entertainment has forged ahead with some exclusive partnerships that are making Arabic content more easily available on SVOD platforms worldwide. Gianluca Chakra, Front Row's Managing...

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Content Discovery

In an interview with BroadcastPro ME, Lee Hobbs, Vice President, Brand and Content, CEEMEA, Discovery Communications, reveals the network’s content strategy for the region What is your 2017 content strategy for the Middle East and Africa? In 2017, our strategy across CEEMEA (Central & Eastern...

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Mark Britt on Zain-iflix JV

Having access to thousands of hours of premium content at a monthly subscription rate that is approximately the price of a cup of coffee may sound like a remote dream, but this is exactly the value proposition that the new Zain-iflix JV brings to the MENA market. Mark Britt, co-founder and Group...

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Pierre El Daher, CEO of LBCI on making TV profitable

Lebanese Broadcasting Corporation International (LBCI) is working with other broadcasters in Lebanon on structuring the relationship with local distributors. In an exclusive interview with BroadcastPro ME, Pierre El Daher, CEO of LBCI, sheds light on the state of Lebanon’s TV sector and how things...

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Martin Stewart, CEO of OSN

Last month, OSN’s new CEO Martin Stewart stepped into the limelight with the announcement that the pay TV network is moving in a new direction, with a brand-new pricing structure to bring more price-conscious subscribers into its fold.

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Rehab Hany of ALTV

ALTV is a community-led digital media platform launched in 2016 to bring more locally produced content to underserved areas of the world, especially the MENA.