Mon, 2012-05-28 08:01 - By
O3 Productions, a subsidiary of MBC Group that specializes in a variety of productions, drama acquisition and distribution services, signed a new contract with ITV Turkey to broadcast 4 new Turkish series during its participation in MIPTV, the leading international content market and showcase for television and digital entertainment, held in Cannes (France) recently.
The agreement includes acquiring: THE COMPROMISE (Original Turkish title ARAF ZAMANI), LISTEN TO YOUR HEART (Original Turkish title DINLE SEVGILI), THE TULIP AGE (Original Turkish title LALE DEVRI), LOVE IS IN THE AIR (Original Turkish title YER GOK ASK).
On this occasion, Fadi Ismail, General Manager of O3 Productions said: ‘We are continuously expanding our broadcasting landscape, whether it be in productions or acquisitions, we are always seeking opportunities that reach out to our broad audience base, while keeping in mind their need for upbeat and new content. During MIPTV, we were able to find fresh and interesting material, as it represents one of the most fruitful markets and a prime environment to network with buyers and sellers every year”.
He further added that O3 was able to negotiate several agreements to acquire series from Latin America and Turkey, as well as sell historical Arabic drama series to other countries in-line with the growth of the TV market in the MENA Region.
Bassil Hajjar, Middle East Representative, MIPTV said: ’MIPTV represents an ideal platform for TV, Film, Digital, Media & Advertising, Production and Distribution industries to connect, meet up, join efforts and take their business to the next level. We are delighted to having MBC at MIPTV on regular bases to take advantage of the latest breakthroughs and make beneficial deals that play significant role in enhancing the MBC position as a leading player in broadcasting industry’.
MIPTV 49th edition that will be held in Cannes (France) from 1-4 April 2012, and hosted more than 11,000 decision makers from over 100 countries. The event is the largest platform for the TV world and expanded its scope this year to provide digital and mobile providers and advertisers from all over the world with unique opportunities to be exposed to the latest developments in creating, producing, licensing, financing, distributing state-of-the-art content across all platforms.
MBC is the leader in Arabic TV and the first private free-to-air satellite broadcasting company in the Arab World since 1991. After two decades of award-winning, independent broadcasting, MBC has changed the way Arab eyes look at the world. With today’s advanced technology, MBC continues to provide broadcasting values of unquestionable ethics and unparalleled quality.
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