Munich-based AUTENTIC, a joint venture of Beta Film and Patrick Hörl, was founded in 2008. It produces and distributes superior-quality documentaries for television and new media.
Munich-based AUTENTIC, a joint venture of Beta Film and Patrick Hörl, was founded in 2008. It produces and distributes superior-quality documentaries for television and new media. AUTENTIC also operates its own special-interest channels in various countries, among them the joint ventures SPIEGEL GESCHICHTE (Sky Germany) and SPIEGEL TV WISSEN (on all relevant platforms in Germany, Austria and Switzerland) with Spiegel TV.
Founded in 1959, Beta Film GmbH is one of the world´s leading international distributors of TV license rights with customer in over 165 countries. Beta Film later expanded its radius of activity by founding Beta Cinema, wich distributes theatrical films. Beta Film has been part of Jan Mojto´s company group since 2004.
Over the years, Beta has built up a global network of contacts, from the U.S. and Latin America to Asia and Europe. Its expertise enables its employees to respond flexibly to the cultural idiosyncrasies and national customs of every country. Beta also works with partners from all areas of the media industry, from public and private broadcasters to special interest channels, theatrical and video distributors and organizers of major film festivals. The company´s aim is to offer its customers a comprehensive range of high-quality productions.
Beta´s one-of-a-kind program catalogue comprises over 15,000 hours or 4,000 titles in every available format and genre – from exciting action series, stirring TV movies and attention-getting miniseries to internationally acclaimed feature films, engrossing documentaries and unforgettable classics. The catalogue is unique not only on account of its vast assortment of formats and genres, but also because the programs come from many different countries: Beta distributes top U.S. productions, international TV and theatrical hits, and top-of-the-line European and German programs.