The FICTS (Fédération Internationale Cinéma Télévision Sportifs, joined with 116 Countries), recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) – as the “International Federation of Sport Television” with a well-known brand in the audiovisual industry and international new media launched a promotional campaign reserved to Network with tv sports Channels and proposed the development of a specific sector action. The initiatives of the FICTS, with specific programs for sport and the sports world, records a wide participation with significant prospects for the future under the slogan “Culture through Sport” and make the business a international showcase for media, broadcasters, worldwide networks, radios, film studios, Olympic Committees and Sports Federations, advertising and communication agencies. FICTS, through well-known brand in the audiovisual industry and of the International New Media, has promoted different sector action together with 1.725 Tv Sports Channels to which joined the most important Television International Associations.
Milano (Italy) will host in the framework of “Sport Movies & Tv 2018 – 36 Milano International FICTS Fest” (14 – 19 November) on the occasion of the “Worldwide Day of Sport Television” – the final event of the Program “TV SPORT EMOTIONS” with the “Awarding Ceremony”. There will also be organized the International Forum on trends of the television field, Internet and mobile platforms for a comparison on the future developments in order to check the current system of business and in order to analyze future trends through dialogue between different actors in the audiovisual sport production and distribution (the Program will be sent by email on request).
The acceptance to the Program is totally free.
The FICTS work for the following purposes:
- To develop the sports broadcasters all over the world and to facilitate the cooperation and the exchange of ideas among them;
- To favorite the meetings among Producers, Distributors, Olympic Committees, International Federations, Networks and Public Institutions in order to increase production, sales, distribution
- To promote the interests of its members, offering benefits and discounts, to improve the quality and the benefit of the televisions, to favorite contents and to promote technological innovations and to highlight the ways in which the channels are in the service of the community;
- To codify, to defend and to negotiate the rights of sports broadcasters;
- To support, to promote and to increase the visibility through the FICTS tools of communication, the activities of Sports Channels and New Media facilitating the interchange of audiovisual contents of sports theme;
- To provide services for television distribution and production services to non-profit Organizations;
- To create the opportunity for the television in order to share information and the common interest offering expert advice and training also through the free participation to the 16 FICTS Workshops of the field in the 5 Continents and to the annual “New Sport television market trends” with the delivery of the “TV SPORT EMOTIONS AWARD – The best tv sport channel of the world”.
Services and promotion television sport Channels:
- Creation and coordination of network of contacts among the televisions with the intent to promote collaboration and cooperation among them;
- Direct links with the producers for the negotiation of television rights on behalf of the Members;
- Publication of information and access to information not available from other sources;
- Development of international collaboration on digital workflow, media content;
- Consultation of 1800 hours of high-quality programs for the joined members;
- Use of active and updated web site with specialized forums for the exchange of information as a showcase for events, programs and news of the networks members and advertised to the world’s most important organs of the press;
- Publication of a weekly electronic newsletter (with an emphasis on media and technology);
- Annual publication of the list of TV channels with sport channels, free for members;
- Collection of information on the activities of other professionals and legal consultancy, strategy and planning on various topics such as political issues and listings;
- Preparation of promotional activities and sponsorship schemes;
- Services at the forefront of the most important sport events ( that include the collection of all the news about the events (holders copyright, date and time, location, credit’s details, etc.).
Free participation for the members to the International Workshop and itinerant continental Forum “New sports television market trends” on the trends in the field of television, Internet, mobile platforms and techniques of media production, Sales & Marketing, Internet and new technologies, for comparison on future developments in order to encourage cooperation and international understanding between the television and supporting creative engagement in the implementation of new projects, improving their programs, capabilities and technologies promoted by FICTS in collaboration with the Organizing Committees of the Festival of the “World FICTS Challenge”. The President of the Federation Prof. Franco Ascani meets with the representatives of institutional bodies and, in particular, with the Ministers of Communication of the countries that host the 16 Festivals of the “World FICTS Challenge”.
Milano (Italy): “The best tv sport channel of the world award” to: EUROSPORT in 2012, CCTV – China Central Television Cinema in 2013,
SKY SPORT in 2014, CHANNL ONE RUSSIA in 2015, CHANNEL FOUR TV IRELAND in 2016 and MATCH TV (Russia) in 2017
The program “TV SPORTS EMOTIONS” for Television Channels Sports from all around the world to be awarded with the “The best tv sport channel of the world award” . The purpose is to encourage the production of quality programs.
FICTS will pay – for the Sport Television Channels inserted in the “Special List FICTS NOMINATION” – 50% of the cost of the overnight stay (in the FICTS 4 stars Hotels in rates for max 2 delegates indicated) for all the period of the event in Milano (15 – 20 November).