• How does a TV Network operate?

    4 days ago - By Movies Stack Exchange

    So i understand how a local TV station operates, produces news broadcasts and how a live broadcast is produced ; you got your video mixers, audio mixers, control room, signal links, terrifying technical directors etc. etc.
    but how does a national TV network (along the lines of TBS, NBC, Discovery Channel) operate? Considering they rely on pre-recorded content and not live broadcasts. I presume they have an ad sales department, some form of video playback, transmitters...
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