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Monarch Films’ Channels rebuilt on the FAST 2.0

New York NY – May 6, 2022 – On the back of NAB 2022, View TV Group have announced that three FAST channels owned by Monarch Films Inc., has aligned with and will be rebuilt using the FAST 2.0 Standard. 

“TV Nuts, Boomer Channel and Down The Rabbit Hole channels will be rebuild and VOD assets made into channels to replace the feeds already on a number of platforms” said Jamie Branson, CEO View TV Group.

“Monarch Films is a worldwide distributor of feature films, documentaries, fiction and factual series, licensing content in all media worldwide. They represent producers and content producers from all over the world andhas content in over 50 countries and carry over 1500+ hours of programming, so we are delighted to be associated with a company with such reach and quality” added Jamie.

“We encourage new producers to bring their completed or nearly completed feature films, documentaries, and TV series to bring their content and we look to find ways to monetize, and realize new revenue for its producers” said Art Skopinsky, CEO Monarch Films Inc.

“The fast 2.0 standard converges the best of traditional TV with the best of FAST with the intention of increasing the engagement of viewers, premium brands, advertisers ​and compliance with the standard will be instrumental in getting a better deal for our content and channel owners irrespective of platform” added Art.

The rebuilt Monarch Films channels will appear on the View TV Group Connected Television (CTV) platform, Kapang broadcasting in the UK and US. The channel feed will then be available for Monarch Films to place it on any other platform free of any fixed charge / connector fee and using View TV Group’s broadcast content delivery networks (CDN).

Monarch Films Inc.

Monarch Films is a domestic and international entertainment content sales agency. Formed in 1991 specializing in the sale and marketing of Feature Films, documentaries, and fiction and factual TV series to all medias around the world. We have licensed hundreds of hours of programming to both TV, Digital, and DVD buyers domestically and internationally. Our client bases extends from Domestic Free and Cable networks such as The Learning Channel, Discovery Channel, National Geographic Television, IFC/Bravo, Sundance Channel, HBO, Showtime, and to international content digital distributors and Television broadcasters in more than 75 countries worldwide.

Ian Crawford

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