Tag Archives: Argentina

Amazon Prime Video will broadcast Diego Maradona’s serie

Argentine ex-footballer Diego Maradona will have his bioseries through Amazon Prime Video, which will be named Sueño Bendito. According to official information given by the company,  “It’s a one-hour biopic series that will follow this legendary footballer triumphs and challenges, as well as key moments of both professional career and personal life. Maradona will be [...]

Argentine provinces charge Netflix tax

Many Argentine provinces charge an aliquot on online subscription platforms like Netflix, Spotify, Airbnb and others. It is added to 21% Value Added Tax (VAT) imposed on digital content from international platforms sales, which Government started charging in the first half 2018. Salta province announced it will apply a 3.6% extra in OTT prices, which [...]

QubitTV wants to reach 60 thousand cinephiles

Argentine OTT QubitTV modified its catalog -of classic Hollywood titles, independent films and national cinema movies- to reach 60,000 clients in the next 18 months focused on cinephile audience, with Filmin (Spain), LaCinetek (France) and Filmstruck (US) models. We carry out  French and German films festivals, BAFICI  We Promote all of them in QubitTV and [...]

Gigared adds locations with FTTH for OTT in Argentina

MSO Gigared, which operates in Argentine northeast (Corrientes, Crespo, Paraná, Posadas, Resistencia, City of Santa Fe and Santo Tomé), invested – after the incorporation of the Riverwood Capital Fund – USD 19.9 million between 2018 and that goes from 2019 to incorporate new locations with FTTH. Santo Tomé (Santa Fe) is already 100% fiber to [...]

Latin American series production moves forward in Natpe 2019

Second Natpe 2019 journey in Miami was also dominated by announcements of agreements for series productions in Mexico, Colombia and Argentina mainly. Turner Latin America agreed on development and production of three original fiction series together with Dopamine, the new Mexican Grupo Salinas (TV Azteca)  audiovisual company: Tu parte del trato; Amarres and Coyotl. Viacom [...]

Olympic Channel and Claro Sports will broadcast Olympic content in Latin America

Claro Sports announced an alliance with Olympic Channel to bring Olympic programming to 17 Latin American countries through its OTT, Marca Claro and Claro Video. Programming will be available in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica,  Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela. Programming will include Olympic [...]

Netflix launches the first Latin American children’s musical soap opera

Go! Live por way, the first childrens soap opera in Latin America, will be available in Netflix on February 22nd. It will be the second Argentinian serie on the OTT platform.   The serie will be produced by Onceloops and Kuarzo Entertainment Argentina, and it will last 15 episodes. Leading actors will be Pilar Pascual, [...]

Netflix came to terms with Pol-ka to broadcast its third Argentinian serie

Netflix announced the launching of ‘Puerta 7’, its third original Argentinian serie. It will be produced by Pol-ka (Artear), and will be available globally in 2019. The serie will feature 8 one hour episodes, totally filmed in 4K. It will be part of other productions filmed in Argentina, such as ‘Club de cuervos’, ‘La casa [...]