developed standardized precipitation temperature index (SPTI
) drought index to capture drought characterization in both cold and hot climate regions.
With Tan Ling Djie, most leftist members of the CHH left the association and established the Sarekat Peranakan Tionghoa Indonesia (Union of Peranakan Chinese of Indonesia, SPTI
recently launched "Frenemies," for example, in which the contestants are shown to bond or bicker over dinner before proceeding to the quiz.
is in preproduction for 22-one hour episodesof "Los caballeros las prefieren brutas" (Gentlemen Prefer Them Dumb), which it will co-produce with Colombia's Laberinto Prods.
Channels Iberia, MTV Nets, NBC U Global Networks, SPTI
Networks Iberia, Multicanal Iberia and cable operator ONO's Factoria de Canales.
IPTV's flexibility allows SPTI
to operate three business models on mioTV; a general entertainment channel that is a cousin of its Sony Entertainment TV net in India; a subscription VOD channel that offers unlimited access to 20 movies per month; and a pay-per-view service.
Keith LeGoy, president, Distribution, Sony Pictures Television International (SPTI
), concurred, saying he fervently hoped there wasn't another strike in the industry's near future.
Among the studios rolling out the red carpet to the crush of buyers was Sony Pictures Television Intl., which threw a Tahitian-tinged party at the Santa Monica Pier May 21 themed to the company's feature film "Surf's Up." Tropical-themed food and drinks were served to 1,400 guests, and SPTI
prexy Michael Grindon, exec VP of distribution Keith LeGoy and Sony Pictures Entertainment chairman and CEO Michael Lynton were on hand to address the crowd.
"With analog switchoff, there won't be enough ad cake for us all to make general entertainment channels," says Carlos Herran, SPTI
Networks Iberia production and programming director.
dramas in Spain, and pay TV has benefited," says Carlos Herran, programming head at SPTI
Networks Iberia, which operates pay TV channel AXN and digital terrestrial television feed SET on Veo.
Big-budget period piece, filmed in Colombia in high definition, is a co-production between SPTI
and RTI Colombia, Telemundo's Colombian partner.
Keith LeGoy, executive vice president, Distribution for Sony Pictures Television International (SPTI
), concurred, adding: "The interesting factor has been the strength of many of the returning shows, and frankly the overall unbelievably high level of quality for new TV series.