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  1. German Public Broadcaster ZDF Signs Deal With Streaming Service Watchever

    1:25 am PST 01/15/2014
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    The two-year agreement gives the German Netflix-style service rights to series such as "The Bridge" and "Mako Mermaids." READ MORE

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  2. Vimeo on Demand to Debut 13 Toronto Film Festival Movies

    8:33 am PST 01/13/2014
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    Several titles will first premiere on the streaming site. READ MORE

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  3. Germany's Autentic Forms Documentary Alliance With WDR Mediagroup

    12:53 am PST 01/08/2014
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    The new distribution venture will jointly market the documentary catalogs of both companies. READ MORE

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  4. The 3 Biggest Problems Indies Face With Day-and-Date Releasing

    11:41 am PST 12/19/2013
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    Insiders tell THR that overcrowding is causing problems for indie distributors looking to cash in on simultaneous VOD releasing. READ MORE

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  5. European Platform Viewster Launches VOD Film Festival

    5:14 am PST 12/16/2013
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    A jury, headed by indie producer Ted Hope, will hand out $100,000 in prize money for the online-only festival. READ MORE

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  6. Neil LaBute Returns to Original, Feature-Length Films With 'Some Velvet Morning'

    6:08 pm PST 12/13/2013
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    The writer-director talked to The Hollywood Reporter about why he felt this was the right project to turn into a movie and how he feels about its dual VOD and theatrical release. READ MORE

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  7. 21st Century Fox's Sky Deutschland Launches SVOD Offering in Germany

    4:51 am PST 12/13/2013
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    The subscription on demand service will offer feature films and episodes of HBO series such as “True Blood” and “Boardwalk Empire.” READ MORE

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  8. VOD Service Distrify Partners with Tank Top Movies

    12:53 pm PST 12/10/2013
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    Both the direct-to-audience site and the film-discovery start-up want to provide legal online streaming. READ MORE

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  9. Magnolia to Release Two-Part 'Nymphomaniac' in March and April

    8:55 am PST 12/05/2013
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    UPDATED: Lars von Trier's four-and-a-half-hour sex epic will be released in U.S. on VOD before hitting select theaters. READ MORE

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  10. Sohu Pacts With Viacom International for Online Video in China

    7:45 pm PST 12/04/2013
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    Over 389 million users on tv.sohu.com are expected to get access to free streaming of Nickelodeon content. READ MORE

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  11. Netflix Meets With French Officials to Talk Possible Local Launch

    7:31 am PST 12/04/2013
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    The online video giant is believed to be eyeing a launch next year in Europe's third-largest TV market. READ MORE

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  12. Comcast Opens Digital Movie, TV Show Store

    7:41 am PST 11/20/2013
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    The cable giant is selling films ahead of their DVD release as well as older titles and episodes of series like "Mad Men," "Bates Motel" and "Suits." READ MORE

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  13. Comcast to Start Selling Movies, TV Episodes (Reports)

    9:30 am PST 11/15/2013
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    The country's largest pay TV provider is working with all the major studios to sell new releases and older films as well as programs from previous TV seasons. READ MORE

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  14. Sesame Workshop, Oznoz Video Launch Online 'Sesame Street' for Bilingual Kids

    5:07 am PST 11/14/2013
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    The service will offer “Sesame Street” and “Elmo's World” in six languages. READ MORE

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  15. AFM: RogueFlix Launches Millennial Filmmakers Fund

    9:28 am PST 11/07/2013
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    The action movie website and app plans to fund two or three productions per year targeted at young male audiences. READ MORE

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  16. Lionsgate Inks China Distribution Deal With Sid Ganis' Jiaflix Enterprises

    7:52 am PST 11/06/2013
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    The multi-year agreement will make titles like "The Twilight Saga Eclipse," "Princess Bride" and "Dirty Dancing" available for streaming on M1905.com, the online division of China Movie Channel. READ MORE

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  17. German Court Bans Internet 'Throttling' by Deutsche Telekom

    5:04 am PDT 10/31/2013
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    Telekom's move to restrict broadband speeds would have made it nearly impossible for customers to use a VOD or IPTV platform other than its own Entertain service. READ MORE

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  18. Netflix, Disney Strike Netherlands Deal

    4:27 am PDT 10/16/2013
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    Netflix will have exclusive Dutch subscription VOD rights for Disney titles. READ MORE

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  19. MIPCOM: Disney Unveils Series of Digital Deals

    11:13 am PDT 10/07/2013
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    Marvel's "Agents of SHIELD" starts strong abroad. READ MORE

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  20. Public Broadcasters Pull Plug on German 'Hulu'

    9:14 am PDT 09/17/2013
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    The VOD service Germany's Gold launched with much fanfare last year but fell foul of local competition authorities. READ MORE

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  21. Netflix Launches in the Netherlands

    12:18 am PDT 09/11/2013
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    Kicking off the streaming video service in the first new territory since the company rolled out in Scandinavia last year, CEO Reed Hastings said: "We're proud to bring the future of television to the Netherlands." READ MORE

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