TITLE

FourDocs: the future is broadband

PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Televisual;Oct2005, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the establishment of FourDocs, the first broadband channel of Channel 4 in Great Britain. Availability of major documentaries in the site; Criteria for films to be displayed in the channel; Implication of the launch on the reputation of C4 in the broadcasting industry.
ACCESSION #
18754865

 

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