40 Years at MIP-TV For ‘VideoAge’ Editor

This MIP-TV marks the 40th consecutive annual participation at the Cannes TV market for VideoAge‘s editor-in-chief, Dom Serafini.

His very first MIP-TV was in 1979, when he attended as International Editor (…)

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By |February 26th, 2019|Categories: WaterCooler|0 Comments

A History of the Television Critics Association

Since the very beginning of television broadcasting in the 1950s, the three main U.S. TV networks (ABC, NBC, and CBS) have sponsored press tours. At these lavish junkets (which brought (…)

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By |February 19th, 2019|Categories: WaterCooler|0 Comments

The Next Generation in Edutainment

By Erica Buxton*

The digital age represents a new era for “edutainment” (defined as a blend of education and entertainment). What was once a passive form of content where, for example, children (…)

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By |February 7th, 2019|Categories: WaterCooler|0 Comments

What’s Cooking at Sony Pictures

A bombshell of sorts was dropped at last year’s MIPCOM when Sony Pictures executives told some of their clients (who reported it to VideoAge) that the group planned to skip (…)

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By |February 5th, 2019|Categories: WaterCooler|0 Comments

NATPE Reviewed Through ‘VideoAge’ Daily

VideoAge’s two daily issues at this year’s NATPE Miami portrayed a broad-spectrum picture, exploring the market’s present challenges, future concerns, and the exhibitors who leveraged the most out of the (…)

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By |January 29th, 2019|Categories: WaterCooler|0 Comments

From The NATPE Floor

The 40th annual NATPE TV market got off to a good start yesterday, January 22. Miami Beach continued to serve as a great location for the eventalbeit an (…)

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By |January 23rd, 2019|Categories: WaterCooler|0 Comments

David Short 1954-2019

When English journalist David Short was contributing to VideoAge Daily at MIP-TV and MIPCOM in the early 2000s, he’d be the first to arrive at the 7:00 a.m. editorial briefings.

Only (…)

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By |January 17th, 2019|Categories: WaterCooler|0 Comments

L.A. Screenings 2019 Calendar Unveiled by ‘VideoAge’

The InterContinental Hotel — which houses the indies that exhibit at the L.A. Screenings — has already inked an agreement with NATPE and Events TM (which, once again, will jointly coordinate the (…)

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By |January 15th, 2019|Categories: WaterCooler|0 Comments

What to Expect at NATPE 2019

This upcoming NATPE, to be held at the Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami Beach, Florida, as usual, promises to be a fruitful market for both buyers and sellers of TV content. (…)

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By |January 8th, 2019|Categories: WaterCooler|0 Comments

TV Series To Watch For At 2019 Golden Globes

This weekend the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards will take place on January 6, 2019.

Hosted by Andy Samberg and Sandra Oh, the ceremony will celebrate film and television (…)

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By |January 2nd, 2019|Categories: WaterCooler|0 Comments