eTRIBEZ OF ISRAEL TAKES CASTING INTO THE CLOUD

Nir Segal: “A brilliant start to our global roll-out” THE CASTING of reality and game shows — very often the make-or-break factor in a format’s success — is one area of the entertainment industry that technology seems to have forgotten. Until now, that is. At MIPCOM last month, news broke of a new cloud-based technology…

FORMATS ASIA REVEALS EASTERN OPPORTUNITY

James Ross: “Asia is a huge opportunity” THE FIRST outing of Formats Asia in late October — the new formats summit and networking event set up by ex-ITV Global’s Asia chief James Ross — confirmed what has become increasingly clear in the past couple of years: that Asian broadcasters have discovered the power of the…