Sky Arts Germany strikes programming deal ahead of launch

The upcoming Sky Arts Germany channel has bought a package of programming from Bavaria-based Autentic Distribution. Sky Arts Germany was confirmed earlier this year as part of a plan to better integrate Sky’s various entities, and is understood to be lining up a spring 2016 linear debut. An on-demand service has already launched in the […]

Beta Film’s Autentic plans more Spark channel launches

Autentic has launched a new factual and entertainment channel – Spark – in South Africa. Autentic is the joint venture doc producer created by German producer and distributor Beta Film and former Discovery Germany boss Partick Hoerl in 2008. It has launched Spark on South African pay TV platform ODM and it is being programmed […]