The 3rd edition of India’s first-ever content market, Global Content Bazar India 2020, concluded over the weekend in Mumbai. The show witnessed even more interest since its second edition, with quality trade visitors interacting freely with exhibitors, buyers and sellers and engaging in a newfangled networking environment, the likes of which hasn’t been seen before.

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As the only professional trade show focused on content that powers India’s vast entertainment and infotainment industry, the Global Content Bazar India 2020, yet again showcased strides in content for film, television, animation, docs & shorts, virtual reality, OTT-IPTV-VOD, 3D, music, radio, interactive gaming, mobile and more.

The hyper-focused “Monetizing of Moving Images” conference was partnered by Adamas University that held court on both days in adjunction with the buyers and sellers market witnessed more than 30 speakers presenting papers on the latest trends monetizing content in a constantly-evolving industry.

Leading content providers, buyers and sellers like Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ), Ultra Media & Entertainment, ZEE Entertainment Enterprises Limited, Arab Cinema Center- The Imaginarium, Green Gold Animation, Bonneville Distribution, Harbour Rights, Fuji Creative Corporation, Impossible Films Pvt. Ltd., Javada Film, Latin Media Corporation, Medialink Entertainment Limited, Mondotv Spa, Tokyo Broadcasting System Television, Inc. , TV Tokyo Corporation, WEPLAY, You Need Character Co. Ltd. ,  One Take Media Co., Global One Enterprise, among others made their presence felt at the show and in the Indian content industry.

International Mobile Film Festival India –IMFFINDIA was also held along with the Global content Bazar India 2020 and two movies shot on mobile were also awarded at the opening party of the event.

In total almost 70+ companies participated from USA, Japan, Russia, HongKong, Jordan, Bulgaria, Egypt, Korea, UAE, and India in the show this year, with a visitor footfall of 1500+. 

The 4th edition of Global Content Bazar will take place on 4 – 5 February 2021 in Mumbai. 

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RAKEZ is a powerhouse business andindustrial hub strategically located in the heart of Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, which offers wide-ranging customisable solutions to global investors. Presently, RAKEZ houses over 14,500 companies from more than 100 countries covering over 50 industries, making it one of the largest economic zones in the region.

The authority uniquely offers free zone and non-free zone entity formations, and provides investors easy access to growing markets in the Middle East, Africa, Europe and Asia.

Committed to provide ease of doing business, RAKEZ offers simplified business set-up processes, fast-track visa and licence issuance, and first-class services in one-stop shops, as well as a variety of facility choices such as shared workstations, offices, warehouses and land for development across its specialised zones.

RAKEZ is dedicated to nurturing investorsfrom all over the globe in its supportive ecosystem where businesses effectively collaborate and grow. 

Ultra Media & Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. is a leading player and professionally managed entertainment conglomerate which is engaged in producing, acquiring and licensing for the Films, Television, Digital and Theatrical Industry globally. With over three decades of experience and being one of the leading film acquisition and distribution companies in India and overseas, our content catalogue offers a wide range of prestigious and award winning Bollywood movies, animation films, children content, music videos/ audio, TV shows and regional movies in various genres.

Ultra conglomerate also specializes in providing studio services for Scanning & Digitization, Restoration, 3D Conversion, colorization, SD to HD to 2K & 4K and VFX along with other post production services i.e. Editing, DI, Dubbing, Subtitling and more.

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Production Profile:

Entertainment conglomerate engaged in producing & distributing content globally. It also provides an array of studio services into post production & film preservation. 

ZEE Global Content Sales (ZGCS), the licensing and syndication arm of Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL) houses one of the largest libraries of creative and broadcasting entertainmentcontent in the world with a footprint across 173 countries including Americas, Europe, MENAP, Africa and APAC Regions.ZGCSoffers4,800+      filmtitlesand 260,000+  hours  of  premium content across multiple languagesincluding Hindi and English covering all genres:Romantic, Family, Thriller and HistoricDramas; Reality and Formats; Lifestyle and Fitness Programmes  including Nutrition, Cooking, Fitness and Beauty, Scripted Comedy; Kids; Adventure and Travel along with Motivational Real Life Stories. Apart from 41 Television channels across international markets, ZGCS also offers original content across movies and television shows with a choice of dubbed or subtitle versions in many foreign languages.

Arab Cinema Center & MAD Solutions is the first Pan-Arab independent studio and fully integrative marketing and creative consultancy for the Arab Film and Entertainment Industry, the studio is supported by MAD marketing, MAD Content, MAD Distribution, MAD Culture and MAD Celebrity.

The Imaginarium is part of Arab Cinema Center. The company now is considered one of the best in Middle East and Egypt that provides cutting edge production services for all kind of media development and production

Established in 2004, Green Gold Animation is a pioneer in creatingoriginal IPs/ shows in India. With its incessant pursuit of brilliance in visual storytelling, it has grown to be one of the largest animation studios in India and has extended its presence across multiple business verticals namely Licensing, Merchandising, Gaming and manufacturing (plush toys). Employing around 1400 people across 5 offices, Green Gold Animation consists of over a thousand artists in various capacities. Green Gold Animation’s 15 year legacy consists of over 12 IPs and 23,000+ minutes of content and 6 Theatricals.

The studio is also the producer of the very first Netflix Original (Animation) in India

Mighty Little Bheem. The show became the second most watched preschool show globally and the most popular international series in the USA in 2019. The third season of Mighty Little Bheem will start streaming this year. 

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Bonneville Distribution focuses on providing distribution services for TV, radio and multi-media platforms around the world that broadcast the weekly and seasonal programming of The Tabernacle Choir Weekly Broadcast, Music & the Spoken Word. Celebrating its 90th year, the program is the longest running network broadcast in the world and is distributed to over 2,000 media outlets worldwide. Music & the Spoken Word was inducted into the NAB Hall of Fame and the National Radio Hall of Fame. The program is distributed free of charge to all media and is available in English, French, Spanish & Portuguese.Music & the Spoken Word, featuring the magnificent 360-voice Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square, has been a worldwide TV favourite for 90 years and 4,600 episodes! Each weekly half-hour show features modern and traditional choral music and a full orchestra. Holiday special programs feature world-renowned stars like Natalie Cole, David Archuleta, Jane Seymour, Angela Lansbury, Gladys, Knight, Walter Cronkite, Maureen McGovern, Deborah Voigt, Tom Brokaw and Alfie Boe. Bonneville Distribution distributes this legendary choral music program to all broadcast platforms free of charge.

Harbour Rights is a TV Distributioncompany based in Hong Kong with a factual catalogue of over 25000 hours including: History, Science and current affairs, wildlife, travel and lifestyle, food, biographies, feature doc and more from international powerhouse such as Ampersand, upside Television FTD, August Pictures, Free State, TV Burabha.

We also offer a selection of fiction from Japan, Thailand, Russia, France and Latin America including Drama series and TV Novelas. 

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Fuji Creative Corporation (FCC) is acomprehensive visual content company to handle production and distribution under the umbrella of Fuji Media Holding, one of the biggest media groups in Japan.

FCC works at the forefront of the industry by producing TV shows and various events as well as distributing TV programs and rights to both domestic and overseas.

In addition to film production of all genres such as drama, variety, informational documentary, FCC is also involved in the production and management of events 

We at Impossible Films are the rights holders of latest Hollywood movies for (SAARC) Indian sub continent having theatrical / non theatrical, satellite broadcasting rights, free TV, pay TV, VOD, PPV, SVOD, OTT, hits, DTH rights, cable rights, terrestrial rights, digital rights, subtitling rights, syndication rights.

We also acquire South Indian movies rights for entire world and universe perpetual (99 years) in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and dubbing rights in all north Indian languages.

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Production Profile:

Company has the resources and the sources based infrastructure for the distribution and marketing of the films in the Indian and global territory. 

Javada Film is a Film Company established n 2012 in Bulgaria. The main activity of the Studio is creation, production and distribution of all genres of short and feature films, documentaries, TV Ads, Music Videos. It is also specialized in organizing the whole filming process for clients – from casting, location scoutingand rental of professional equipment to all-around post-production – editing, CC, CGI, subtitling, etc. To this moment, the Company has worked closely with Bulgarian and Iranian Film and Culture Institutions, as well as with some Bulgarian TV and Film Companies, which made it recognizable and established brand on local markets.

The Company distributes numerous award winning film projects of young, predominantly, Bulgarian foreign film directors, some of them selected in various festivals around the world, including Academy Award Qualifying events and Cannes Film Festival. Currently, it has been working on a few documentaries and feature projects in different stages of development.

Latin Media Corp is an internationalcompany that acquires, produces and distributes high quality content to broadcasters and other clients around the world through an ever expanding international business network. We are primarily focusing in distribution of syndicated materials for worldwide distribution and also offering successful formats in the scripted and reality arena.

Latin Media Corp’s successful catalogue includes programs from America TV from Peru, and from various independent producers from Malaysia, Puerto Rico, Peru, Costa Rica, and Venezuela.

Latin Media Corp with headquarters in Miami, FL USA oversees the distribution in Latin America and Western Europe. And with are our offices in Kuala Lumpur with partner World Rights Corporation who oversees distribution in Asia and Africa. 

Established in 2000, Medialink has become an internationally renowned Content Distributor and Brand Licensing Agency. With headquarter located in the heart of Asia, Hong Kong, Medialink has positioned itself as the cultural bridge connecting internationally famed Media Content and Characters and blended in the specific accents of Asian cultures. Aside from Content Distribution and Licensing, Medialink added into its portfolio of services Content Investment, Co-production, and Media Platform Management. 

Mondotv is a group of 4 companiesleader in Italy and among the primary European operators in the production and distribution of animated TV series and full-length feature films for TV. It owns one of the largest animation libraries consisting of more than 1,600 episodes of televisionseries run outright for all over the world together with more than 100 animated movies: A Dream Factory with +50 years of expertise. One of the largest European producers and distributors of animated contents.A global player in the entertainment industry, thanks to high quality franchises with successful track record. 

With over 60 year history of television broadcasting in Japan, Tokyo Broadcasting System Television, Inc. (TBS) constitutes one of the largest media conglomerates in Japan encompassing a wide range of media and business activities including broadcast, content production and domestic/overseas distribution.Continuing to grow in importance as a major content provider to the world, TBS has sold tens of thousands of episodes of more than a thousand programs in over 160 countries across five continents. TBS’s business partners include Disney, NBC Universal, BBC, and many other major terrestrial broadcasters and entertainment companies. 

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TV Tokyo Corporation is an FTAbroadcaster/network based in Tokyo, that focuses a lot of its programming efforts on teenagers and young adults. TV Tokyo boasts the largest catalogue of post-2000 Japanese animation, consisting of over 150 TV series as well as movies. Although “animated,” many of the programmes TV Tokyo distributes are not targeted at children but rather cater to young adults. Free from the traditional family entertainment framework, Japanese animation enjoys a quickly growing popularity worldwide as an alternative source of entertainment, especially among millennials. The most important property in TV Tokyo’s portfolio is Naruto, a ninja action franchise comprised of four series with over 900 half-hour episodes and eleven theatrical films. Concept-driven live-action dramas and comedies are also available.

Weplay is an ecosystem created for theinternational film industry and helps producers to find investments in order to create their films and then further distribute film rights; it is a place where investors shall monitor the development of the project from writing of a script to film release with the ability to control producer’s money flow, where specialists can find customers and contractors and the processes of financial relationships between the parties are fully automated. Using technology of distributed registries, web 3.0 and with the help of smart contracts, cryptography we help to protect the interests of investors, reduce the number of fraud in the film industry, give an opportunity for specialists to build their own reputation and provide tools to minimize the costs of currency conversion even when international teams work on the film.

You Need Character Co. Ltd. is a character creation, animation and planning production company. They create interesting characters and develop diverse content using them.

You Need Character Co. Ltd. also have a licensing business in the global market. They are specifically in the making of a ‘Cricket’ themed educational animation directed towards kids. It is planned to air on TV and OTT channels by late 2020. Our team is skilled in creating animation for kids and planning educational content. Inquiries regarding co-production is always welcomed. They welcome their partnership with a wide range of companies. They will continue to make valuable characters and contents. 

One Take Media Co. specialises incontent production, global content distribution, partnering contents with leading Broadcasters, OTT Apps, DTH/ Cable companies in various genres like Hollywood Movies in English as well dubbed in 9 Regional Languages, Kids Animation shows, International TV series, Korean Dramas and Cooking shows. One Take Media Co. has a library of 10,000 hours of content. The client list of OTMC includes well known DTH companies like Airtel, Dish TV and d2h; TV Channels like Colors Rishtey US/UK; OTT apps like Times MX, Zee 5, Sony LIV as well as many clients outside India like iFlix, Yeah1, Basebone and many more 

Global One Enterprise Pvt. Ltd. is a leading contentaggregating, distribution and marketing company.

Listed is the profile of Global one Enterprise Pvt. Ltd.MiTiVi – OTT Platform, Superstar TV – Online Portal & Global One News – News Syndication 

The top-ranked Private University in Eastern India, Adamas University, since its inception, has pursued excellence not as a goal, but as a way of life. The University has an expansive 120 acre green campus housing 3500+ students including over 1500 resident students and faculties from over 25 countries. The University has ten Schools and has collaborations with more than 41 universities across the globe. Adamas has moderate costs; but with a faculty knowledge pool of national and international repute. The University incorporates sustainability, social inclusivity, internationalism and an encompassing regional economic growth. Adamas University’s School of Media, Communication & Fashion (SOMCF) has adopted a convergent pedagogic approach with a perfect blend of the academia and industry. The USP of the School is it’s unadulterated focus on new-age media and multimedia platforms. It recognizes the changing paradigms in the world of media and communication and trains its learners accordingly.