how to change a made for tv into a made for video ?

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I submitted this title :
imdb.com/title/tt8719130/?ref_=ext_shr_tw_tt
but I made a mistake : this is not made for TV but made for video.
How can I edit that, please ?Thank you !
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Hello Romain76
Is there really any difference between something that's made for TV or made for video? 
Don't you view videos (or DVDs or Blu-Rays) on your TV? I do 
 
    Steve
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Steve, originally I would say there was a difference between programs produced for or sponsored by a TV channel, and the "other" ones, which were aimed for a direct market sale or the internet.
I admit the difference is now getting thinner and thinner.
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It's like the difference between a TV series and a mini-series. The difference between those is also getting thinner and thinner. 
It depends which country they're being shown in. 
 
    Steve
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I find it easier to differentiate between a series and a mini series, with the current production standards.

Anyway, to help Romain, I tried to figure out how to do it by browsing the edition options and I could not find it...
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> I find it easier to differentiate between a series and a mini series, with the current production standards. 
 
Which country are you in? 
 
Here in the UK, they sometimes show a "series" with just 2 or 3 episodes but I would never call them a mini-series and differentiate between them and a "normal" series. 
 
    Steve
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I am in France.
But from what I have aldo observed in other countries, mini-series applied to programs intended with a few episodes (up to 6 I would say, usually 3 or 4), with no intention of extending it (e.g. the adaptation of War and Peace, a couple of years back). Nowadays, "series" looks to always apply to multi episodes (8 or more) and multi-seasoned intended programs.

Anyhow, I have always been very cautious about tags and categories, as the creativity can get rid of them so easily...
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Bonjour  :) 
I try to never be that prescriptive. I see very little difference between most things listed as a TV series or as a mini-series. 
 
    Steve
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Steve Crook, there is a really difference, however minuscule. Television movies are made to be suitable for broadcasting with intermittent breaks all within a fixed time frame. Home-release movies are made to be mass-distributed for unlimited playback by equipment that is not as fancy or challenging to operate as what would be used for playback at a cinema. In the future, all three modes will blend together, in the sense that cinemas will accommodate screening of broadcasted, televised or otherwise streamed adequate-resolution articles, and home/personal playback equipment will accommodate the technical specs needed to bring cinema-grade resolution and acoustics to the home setting.
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Thanks Jeorj
But doesn't it depend where it is shown? 
Many things are shown here in the UK on the BBC without any ad breaks. 
 
    Steve
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The qualifier "made for" obfuscates things, because at the end of that day, any movie that originally premiers on television is a television movie, and any movie that originally premiers on a replayable medium is a direct-to-video movie, regardless of how the prospect of either means would affect the moving-making process.
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Romain76,

Correcting the item involves submitting a title correction. The title is currently stored in the database this way:

Title (Year) (TV)

When you submit the title correction, type the title this way:

Title (Year) (V)

Write a brief message in the Explanation Box on why the title is being corrected (example statement: Title was submitted as a TV Movie in error. The title is a Made for Video project.) You'll also need to acknowledge the yellow warning message about the title's format differences. Click the checkbox to the left of the following statement:

Warning understood, go ahead anyway.

Give at least 48-72 hours for processing. 

I hope this helps. Please write back if you need any assistance in submitting the update. 
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Thank you very much !
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Hi, Romain76. You want to add a title correction the pertinent movie, and the idea here is to simply replace the "(TV)" with "(V)". Bear in mind that these indicators are for differentiating movies that have original releases via television or home video, rather than via the box office.