Charles Schuerhoff has had more than 30 years experience in the field of international program marketing. He founded the distribution office of WGBH TV/Boston, and later headed CS Associates, a documentary specialist. In 2006 the CSA catalogue was acquired by WGBH International, and he joined them as Director of Acquisitions & Sales. In January, 2009, WGBH International became PBS International. The PBS International catalogue now comprises over 400 hours including titles from producers such as Alex Gibney, Ken Burns, Stanley Nelson, Martin Scorcese, Ric Burns and Jon Else. Mr. Schuerhoff seeks high-quality titles for international sales, pre-sales and co-production, as well as US video/educational (in partnership with PBS Video).
About PBS International
PBS International, widely recognized for bringing high-quality programming to the international marketplace, is the worldwide co-production and distribution division of PBS Distribution. PBS International licenses programs produced by public television organizations and by independent producers from the US and abroad such as Alex Gibney, Jon Else, David Grubin, Ken Burns, Folke Rydén, Anne Makepeace, Faris Kermani, Martin Scorcese, Ric Burns and long-running series such as NOVA, FRONTLINE and AMERICAN EXPERIENCE among others. The PBSi catalogue includes science, social issues, history, current affairs, art & culture, human interest, lifestyle and children; single hours, mini-series, series and theatrical-length.