Deutschland 16: TV Going Global


With TV networks less and less often finding their public in front of their home country’s screens, they’re setting their sights on new audiences online. Meanwhile, international players’ interest in German series like “Deutschland 83”, “Babylon Berlin”, and other content is rising. A distribution paradigm shift is underway. How are TV networks managing to position themselves on the global market? What roles are innovative digital formats and so-called global content playing in this process? What partnerships and strategic alliances are being struck?


Tom Littlewood, Editor-in-Chief, VICE Germany

Philipp Steffens, Head of fiction department RTL Television

Elke Walthelm, Executive Vice President for Content, Sky Deutschland

Dominique Willième, Head on online editions, ARTE GEIE


Christian Meier, Media Editor bei WeltN24