VPRO-director, Lennart van der Meulen has criticism on NPO
VPRO-director, Lennart van der Meulen during the seizoenspresentatie of his broadcasting critical comments about the NPO.
“Increasingly We have to seek the prior consent for the development of programs. There is hardly a line in the crossmediabeleid and the onlinefort of the NPO is getting heavier rigged,” said Van der Meulen Wednesday.
The VPRO-director, it is essential to have yourself master to remain in the chain of programme development and call this independence “is the essence that is necessary for creative, critical and innovative media.” Van der Meulen: “Something else is, ultimately, the death in the pot.”
The VPRO comes in the new tv season with new initiatives on NPO 3, and on the internet. Van der Meulen stressed that the VPRO multimedia wants his audience to reach. “We want the freedom to be the boundaries to operate in. Because at the edge of the pack is the ability to set the course to move, to escape the ordinary, new ways to go.”