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MIPCOM news round up, day 2

Old city and harbor in Cannes, French Riviera, FranceThe top deals, shows and announcements from yesterday (day two) on the Croisette.

AMC Networks International Iberia and Vice Media have partnered to bring Viceland to Spain and Portugal

BritBox, the subscription video-on-demand streaming service from BBC Worldwide and ITV, has made a third party deal to bring content from FremantleMedia International to the service starting this month

All3Media International has sold ITV’s Liar to Germany’s SquareOne Entertainment, SVT in Sweden, 365 Media in Iceland, DBS Satellite (Israel) and TV3 (Ireland), alongside a pan-regional deal with BBC Worldwide covering Africa, Benelux and Middle East

Holy Mountain Pictures, K’ien Productions, NDF, and AMPCO Studios, who are producers and broadcasters from China, France, Germany and Australi respectively,  will coproduce international scripted series Farewell Shanghai

A+E Networks is partnering with China Central Television and China International Television Corporation to coproduce The Silk Road – Reborn

Globo’s Time After Time has been licensed to Israel’s Dori Media Group

BBC Worldwide is sending its multiplatform scripted format The Last Hours of Laura K to Brazil

Ovation has struck a licensing deal with Sky Vision for 40 hours of programming, including the international drama series Riviera

Gaumont has signed an agreement with Studiocanal to co-distribute the 6×60 mins crime thriller NOX

TV Azteca and Keshet International announced a scripted deal to co-develop and produce a new original Spanish-language series to air on TV Azteca

BBC Worldwide has announced a deal with Chinese OTT provider Tencent for Blue Planet II