National Geographic's Jane Goodall documentary makes Middle East premier
Jane Goodall: Saving Paradise will air on 28th March on multiple Middle East channels. The documentary is a culmination of a project, years in-the-making between National Geographic, Dr. Jane Goodall and director Brett Morgan.
This production is shortlisted for Best Live Capture at the Digital Studio Awards 2018. Seven Productions was chosen as the “Host Broadcaster” of the Arab Islamic American Summit where King Salman and President Trump gave keynote addresses.
MBC suspends broadcast of all Turkish serials
The pan-Arab MBC group has stopped the telecast of dubbed Turkish serials since March 2.
DISCOP Dubai Wraps with announcement of new market in Sharm El-Sheikh
As is the trademark of DISCOP markets, a host of deals were announced during 3 days of intense meetings, discussions and networking.
Interview with Nicholas Castaneda, SVP, Sales at The Switch
The Switch, a leading provider of customer-controlled video switching services talks to DS about their plans for NAB Show and the state-of-the industry.
Saudi Arabia begins issuing licences for cinemas
Major cinema chains are seeking to break into the Saudi market of more than 30 million people
Sharjah Media City signs MOU to roll-out media ingest, localisation and QC services
The MoU with ZOO Digital and Olive Digital builds a partnership between the three parties to roll-out localisation, media ingest and QC services in Sharjah in response to the growing importance of Over-the-Top (OTT) services in the UAE and MENA region.
Formula 1 launches OTT streaming app
Starting with the 2018 season, Formula 1 will use the mobile app to deliver the action live from every race to fans directly, and expand its reach to new audiences. A premium version of the app with all of these features, F1 TV Pro, will be available in close to two dozen markets at launch.
13th WAN-IFRA Middle East Conference discusses dramatic shifts in Publishing & Media industry
His Excellency Omar bin Sultan Al Olama, UAE Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, today predicted that the Artificial Intelligence revolution would have a more profound impact on the media and publishing industry than all other revolutions before it. Majid Al Suwaidi, MD of Dubai Media City, Dubai Studio City, Dubai Production City says that new media market expected to grow from US$1.7 billion to US$3.6 billion in MENA region.
Kuwait's first film on Iraq invasion to make local debut
Film is 'inspired by true events' that occurred during the seven-month occupation, says producer