Unitymedia KabelBW extends VoD with Prokino

Liberty Global-owned German cable operator Unitymedia KabelBW has added content from Germany VoD aggregator Prokino to its video-on-demand service, helping lift the number of titles in the operator’s catalogue from 6,000 to 8,000. The deal brings movies including The Butler, Before Midnight and Biutiful to Unitymedia KabelBW subscribers. The cable operator said that the number […]

Sky Deutschland secures Oscar-nominated movie rights

Sky Deutschland has secured first-broadcast pay-TV and SVoD rights to a clutch of Oscar-nominated independent films, including American Hustle, 12 Years a Slave and Philomena. The rights come through deals with independent film distributors Tobis, Prokino and SquareOne Entertainment. These cover linear distribution through Sky’s film channels as well as SvoD rights for broadcast over […]