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From New York Times: CCTV, China’s Propaganda Tool, Finds Itself at Center of Antigraft Drive

...YT firewall. And use our Search button at right for our recent coverage of CCTV-9 Documentary Channel. CCTV, China’s Propaganda Tool, Finds Itself at Center of Antigraft Drive By EDWARD WONG, FEB. 13, 2015 BEIJING — As President Xi Jinping accelerated his sweeping campaign against government corruption, political enemies and Western influences in China, he deployed the Communist Party’s most powerful propaganda tool, the state television network,...

MIPDoc Takeaways: Access for Vancouver’s LaDiDa Media / Latest on China’s CCTV-9 Documentary Channel and the ‘Pivot’ to Europe

...we learned (and re-learned) last week about China’s documentary market. 1. CCTV CCTV is China’s national public broadcaster, operating 37 channels: 25 public and 12 premium channels, including CCTV9 Documentary and CCTV10 Education. Total domestic audience share in 2012: 32%. CCTV’s international channels are broadcast in English French, Spanish, Arabic and Russia. CCTV News operates 5 regional news hubs and 63 bureaux. Its entertainment channels...

Takeaways from MIPDoc & MIPTV: #1, China Makes a Really Big Statement – Croisette Resembles Bund

...ounds of the Palais. What did we learn? And what were the Takeaways? About CCTV CCTV is a public television behemoth It serves a market of 1 billion people Operates 29 free-to-air and 17 pay channels And recently launched a domestic 3D channel CCTV offers international channels in Chinese, English, French, Spanish, Russian and Arabic CCTV News Produces 600-800 news packages daily Has ‘capabilities’ in 31 provinces / 70 countries Washington (100+/-...

China’s Doc Boom: Beijing Rejects Reality TV in Favor of Classic Documentaries. What’s the Deal?

...even municipal broadcasters are launching nonfiction channels and blocks.” CCTV9 Documentary Channel CCTV is China’s national public broadcasting behemoth. It operates 37 channels: 25 public and 12 premium channels. The network’s total domestic audience share in 2012 was 32 percent. CCTV9 Documentary was launched in 2011, following an official culture war against subversive “vulgar tendencies” in the media that was directed against reality series....

China at MIPTV: Profile Shrinks, But Size Tells Another Story. Greenlight Back On

...globe. I believe this partnership will open up more opportunities for both CCTV+ and ITN Source in the future,” said Wei Gao, Managing Director of CCTV+. Andy Williams, Managing Director of ITN Source, said: “We’re delighted to have formed this partnership with CCTV+. We have seen growing demand for news footage about events in China as well as an interest in understanding China’s perspective on international events. This agreement will help to sa...

China Corruption Bust: CCTV9 Doc Channel Director Liu Wen Arrested for Programming Graft

...er Da Vinci Furniture to submit materials related to accusations made by a CCTV program in 2011 that it was defrauding customers. The report, first aired by CCTV News Channel, said Da Vinci exported Chinese-made furniture to Italy and then shipped it back to China as premium Italian brands. The firm denied the allegations and said the CCTV reporter behind the program tried to blackmail the company. Da Vinci said it had reported the case to party’s...

China’s Documentary Channel Financial Problems: More Context

...nerships with players in all major territories. And the path he blazed for CCTV-9 has been followed by CCTV-10 Science Channel, and numerous regional nonfiction channels. In short, he played a key role in organizing a market where before there was mainly chaos. And for that accomplishment, Liu Wen deserves the strong support from those of us who keenly signed up to be his vendors, partners and consultants. Welcome to a Developing Market China is n...

CCTV9-China Doc Channel Exec Arrest. My Takeaways: ‘Flies’ vs ‘Tigers’ or ‘Elephants vs the Grass’

...ITV, Discovery, WGBH Boston, NHK and KBS Korea. And the path he blazed for CCTV-9 has been followed by CCTV-10 Science + Education Channel, and numerous regional nonfiction channels. In short, he played a key role in organizing a market where before there was mainly chaos. And for that accomplishment, Liu Wen deserves the strong support from those of us who keenly signed up to be his vendors, partners and consultants. Why? ‘When Elephants Fight, t...