French content export revenues hit new high

International sales of French-originated content generated €164.2 million last year, a new record. Sales of animated shows spurred the growth while drama sales slowed, according to the figures for 2015, which were published by distributor’s group TVFI and industry body the CNC this morning. While the overall sales figures hit a new high, with a […]

French distributors launch 9,000 title screening service

TV France International has launched a new online screening and information service, Screenopsis. TVFI, the association representing French distributors, said that at launch Screenopsis will have 9,000 full-length programmes and 22,000 programmes listed in all. It added that the marketing and sales tool will allow buyers to search by genre or particular interest and that […]

New IMDB-like digital platform for France

TVFI, the trade association for French distributors, is preparing the launch of a new digital platform designed along the lines of Amazon-backed content database IMDB. The promotion and sales tool for French content companies will be called France Export Pro and phase one of the new service will be launched in June 2015. Targeting both […]