RAI Corporation is the American subsidiary of RAI Radiotelevisione Italiana (often seen as Rai Radiotelevisione Italiana S.p.A.),
RAI Corporation was established in 1960 as an operational base for the production of segments of RAI programs aired in
RAI Corporation provides RAI with news segments and features to be utilized within
RAI Corporation plays an active role in the promotion, distribution and production of radio, TV segments and local news for the 24-hour RAI Italia channel broadcast around the world via satellite. RAI Italia broadcasts the best of RAI programming, as well as programming produced specifically for Italian-speaking audiences who reside outside of
RAI Corporation airs Italian language radio programs in the
RAI Corporation supports RAI, its many companies and divisions, and outside clients, in numerous ways. RAI Corporation monitors the American market, maintaining contacts with film and television production companies, and produces a company-wide website focusing on industry developments and perspectives. RAI Corporation works closely with RAI’s television networks in a production capacity, hiring producers and crews for US-based productions and providing general production guidance and support. Among its many functions, RAI Corporation handles the requests made of RAI for archival material and works with RAI in the international sales of RAI programming to theatrical, home video and broadcast markets.
RAI Corporation also represents RAI to Italian embassies, consulates, cultural institutions, subsidiaries of Italian companies in