General information
NameOffice de radiodiffusion-télévision française
Name ENOffice de radiodiffusion-télévision française
Name CZOffice de radiodiffusion-télévision française
AbbreviationORTF
NoteA public monopoly on broadcasting in France had been established with the formation of Radiodiffusion Française (RDF) in 1945. RDF was renamed Radiodiffusion-Télévision Française (RTF) in 1949 and ORTF in 1964. On August 8 1974, the ORTF was split into 7 institutions.