Category: Free to Air

RCN releases original series in quarantine, recorded with cell phones

The Colombian FTA TV channel RCN will premiere this Sunday Confinados, its new original series, fully produced with cell phones and remotely directed by video calls, during the quarantine period due to the advance of the Coronavirus pandemic. As officially reported by the Colombian channel, the series explores the fun side of the moment that [...]

Viacom, Olympusat, Mediapro and Flow confirm release date for ‘Los Internacionales’

‘Los Internacionales’, a new Viacom International Studios (VIS), Olympusat, The Mediapro Studio and Flow co-production, will be released next Thursday, May 20th in Argentina through the FTA TV channel Telefe, and, on the next day, Thursday 21st, it will be fully available through the Flow platform, to be watched on demand. In addition, an official [...]

Caracol TV also adds its productions to ProgramBuyer

The FTA TV channel Caracol TV announced that, since this Tuesday, May 12th, the agreement ran with the English platform ProgramBuyer to include some of its productions is in being implemented. As officially reported by the Colombian channel, the platform currently offers a more than 85 thousand hours online content catalog. Premium series from Caracol [...]

Polka not to resume recordings of it latest production after quarantine

After the announcement that Uruguay will resume its audiovisual productions recordings, Argentine media confirmed that Separadas, a telenovela by the Argentine producer Pol-ka broadcast on the FTA TV channel Canal 13, will not resume its recordings after the quarantine period due to the Coronavirus pandemic. What is going on is the economic crisis that is [...]

Caracol TV productions now available at Vuulr

Colombian FTA TV channel Caracol TV announced that, since last week, some of its productions are available on Vuulr, Singapore’s audiovisual content sales platform, which offers all-genres productions in more than 70 languages and has 1,600 logged buyers. We continue to open doors to take our stories to all territories, overcoming the challenges that this [...]

‘Los Internacionales’ premieres in May in Argentina through Telefe and Flow

ViacomCBS International Studios (VIS), The Mediapro Studio, Telecom and Olympusat announced the premiere of the series Los Internacionales on FTA through Telefe and on demand on Flow. Starred by Argentine actress Cecilia Roth and Colombian actor Juan Pablo Shuk, Los Internacionales is the first fiction series set during the Argentine political and economic crisis that [...]

TV Educa, the new Chilean educational TV channel, to be broadcast on pay TV

This Wednesday, an agreement was ran between the Chilean National Television Council (CNTV) and more than 20 pay-TV operators in the country, which enables them to include the TV Educa Chile channel, an initiative promoted by the Government and CNTV to create a new channel with educational content, recently launched. The channel will be on [...]

Canal 1 launches new app with live and on demand content and records more than 30 thousand downloads

Colombian FTA TV channel Canal 1 launched last April 18th its new app for mobile devices, available for iOS and Android systems. According to what the TV channel officially reported, the app reports more than 30 thousand downloads during the first weekend from its launch. The app features Canal 1s live and on demand programming. [...]

TV Azteca takes MX e-League matches to Mexican FTA TV

As reported by the Mexican newspaper Milenio on its web version, TV Azteca will take some matches from the MX eLeague to FTA TV. The competition began last Friday, April 10th and replicates the Liga MX Clausura Tournament , canceled due to the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. This is an EA Sports FIFA 2020 competition, played [...]

New Colombian Decree decreases national productions share on FTA TV to 20%

As reported by the Colombian Information Technology and Communications Ministry (MinTIC), due to the national quarantine because of the Covid-19 pandemic (Coronavirus) the countrys Government published the N° 516 decree, effective since April 4th, which establishes new measures to provide FTA TV on the whole country, focused on the development of national productions during the [...]