TF1 reportedly planning to shut down TVOD service

French commercial broadcaster TF1 plans to shut down its transactional VOD service MYTF1VOD by the end of July, according to report by local business title Capital. According to the report, which doesn’t name its sources, the broadcaster is looking to transfer rights with producers that run beyond the cut-off date of the end of July […]

TF1 launching premium VoD movie service

French commercial broadcaster TF1 is launching a new premium video-on-demand brand dedicated to movies not distributed theatrically in France called eCinema. TF1 Video aims to provide an exclusive offering of films in line with the premium VoD concept it has already deployed for the distribution of US series with MYTF1VOD. eCinema will launch on May […]

TF1 chooses Arkena for VoD service

Arkena has been chosen by TF1 Video to provide the platform for its video-on-demand service MyTF1VOD. Arkena is offering a platform that integrates all the workflows of MyTF1VOD service, including content preparation with the secured Cloud4Media solution, back-office, management of the PlayReady and Marlin DRM protection, Content Delivery Network (CDN) and apps, managed in collaboration […]