CONTENTS / EVENTS
The Company wraps up with content leads across Mexico and promises to bring tailormade concepts and formats to the region as LATAM market’s biggest event MIPCancun 2019. Family Dramas, Historical Dramas, Films, Comedies and Documentaries.
“This year, Zee Global Content Sales roped in the best of Drama collection for its ever-growing audience in Latin America. As a company, we have seen tremendous potential in LATAM market and Zee Mundo’s success in the region is testimonial for that. We are committed to bring refreshing and relatable content to our global audience and MIPCancun 2019 has been a great opportunity for us to expand our reach to more households in LATAM.” stated, Vibha Chopra, Business Head – Global Syndication & International Film Distribution on Zee Global Content Sales participation this year.
Zee Global Content Sales currently houses one of the largest libraries of creative and broadcasting entertainment content in the world and presented a handpicked selection of content including Family Dramas – Jamai Raja, Gangaa, Kundali Bhagya, Deceptive Measures; Historical Dramas – Jodha Akbar, Razia Sultan, Travelogue and Documentary – The Life of Earth From Space; Health and Wellness Shows – Finding Fido and Altar’d and Feature Films – Dream Girl, Toilet Ek Prem Katha, MOM, Raazi at MIPCancun 2019.
Moreover, there was a treat in store for the discerning cinema buyers and audience with a collection of celebrated films at MIPCancun this year. Dream Girl, Toilet Ek Prem Katha, MOM and Raazi are some of the film titles presented at MIPcancun 2019.
Family Drama: Kundali Bhagya (DESTINED LOVE)
Kundali Bhagya is an intriguing story about two young girls Preeta and Shrishti. They discover the existence of their mother – Sarla and their sister Pragya, after the death of their father. Amidst this journey of mixed emotions the girl’s cross paths with two rich brothers, Rishabh and Karan. The story will then introduce romance, drama and dispute in the lives of Preeta, Shrishti, Rishabh and Karan.
Family Drama: Deceptive Measures (PAVITRA RISHTA)
The story revolves around a middle-class girl, who is not highly educated and yet handles her house impeccably. Everyone is dependent on her however it is only her brother and her mother who really value her. Her mother has a sole aim of finding a good alliance for her daughter. The series has been filmed across Kenya, Ghana and Nigeria and the first season runs 52 one-hour episodes.
Family Drama: Gangaa (A CHILD’S BATTLE WITH DESTINY)
Gangaa is an inspiring story of a child widow with an indomitable spirit and will to survive. Society considers her to be a threat to age-old customs. However, her spirit and resilience ensure that she emerges a winner. Gangaa is sure to make way into the viewers’ hearts with her innocence, enthusiasm and zest to live life to the fullest. The program received awards for Best Programme with a Social Message and Best Child Actress.
Family Drama: Jamai Raaja (THE SON IN LAW)
Jamai Raaja is a story about a contemporary son-in-law, who despite being a jet-setting hotelier with a growing empire to tend to, takes it upon himself to repair the estranged relationship between his wife and his mother-in-law. Life does not remain the same for this young man, when he decides to live at her mother-in-law’s place in order to bridge the gap between his wife and his mother-in-law.
Historical Drama: Razia Sultan (THE WARRIOR PRINCESS)
Razia Sultan is an intriguing historical drama revolving around the warrior princess Razia Sultan. The show beautifully depicts the life of Razia Sultan, who went on to become the first woman emperor of the Delhi Sultanate.
Historical Drama: Jodha Akbar (A TALE OF KING AKBAR AND PRINCESS JODHA)
Jodha Akbar tells the historical romantic tale of Akbar, the sixteenth century Mughal Emperor who married the beautiful Jodha, a Rajput Princess. The arranged marriage
was initially a political alliance but the powerful love that grew between Akbar and Jodha changed the fate of India forever. Together, they built an empire where love triumphed over hatred. This epic period drama climbed to #1 after only 10 weeks on air.
Health & Wellness (Factual): Altar’d
Their wedding day may be approaching fast, but these overweight couples are determined to make one big change – lose weight – before walking down the aisle. Twelve weeks before their nuptials, the future bride and groom are paired with trainers and begin their transformation. But of course, there’s a twist that no one will see coming!
Health & Wellness (Lifestyle): Finding Fido
In each episode of Finding Fido, canine expert Seth Casteel helps an enthusiastic dog owner-to-be find the perfect companion for his or her lifestyle. Whether a sociable dog that can help owners overcome shyness, an active dog that encourages exercise, or even a dog that can help detect the onset of an owner’s epileptic seizure, Seth matches each participant’s specialized needs and criteria to his or her new best friend.
Documentary/Travelogue: The Life of Earth from Space
This spectacular feature documentary special delivers a cinematic, blue-chip view of the entire life history of our planet, as you have never seen it before. Our planet’s greatest moments and our most dramatic catastrophes are all visualized in this special feature, as if seen from satellites, airplanes and drones.
Raazi: (2018) Indian Hindi Language Spy Thriller, directed by Meghna Gulzar
This is a story of an undercover RAW agent who is married into a Pakistani family by her father to acquire valuable piece of information about the enemy.
Dream Girl: (2019) Indian Hindi Language Comedy Drama, directed by Raaj Shaandilyaa
This film is a complete family entertainer coupled with a love story that deals with one trying to win the heart of another and is one of the quirkiest comedies of the year.
MOM: (2017) Indian Hindi Language Crime Thriller Film, directed by Ravi Udyawar
Devki, a biology teacher popular among her students. Arya, her stepdaughter studies in the same school but they share a frosty relationship. One unfortunate night, Arya is brutally attacked. When the justice system fails them, Devki faces some tough decisions and goes to great lengths to find justice for her daughter.
Toilet: Ek Prem Kataha: (2017) Indian Hindi Language Comedy Drama Film, directed by Shree Narayan Singh
The film is a satirical comedy in support of governmental campaigns to improve sanitation conditions in India, with an emphasis on the eradication of open defacation, especially in rural areas.