Amazon Prime Video Acquires More Than 40 French Shows, Films From EuropaCorp, TF1

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Amazon Prime Video has acquired more than 40 premium French series and films from several key French distribution companies to feed the library of Prime Video in France, which launched at the end of 2016. The streaming giant signed deals with TF1 Droits Audiovisuels, France TV Distribution, AB Droits Audiovisuels, Newen Distribution, EuropaCorp, About Premium […]

Amazon Confirms Culture-Clash Comedy as First French Original Series (EXCLUSIVE)

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Amazon has continued moving into international originals with “Deutsch-Les Landes,” its first in France. The series is a co-production between Germany’s Bavaria Fiction and France’s Newen and is set in a French village on the verge of bankruptcy that welcomes a German company and hundreds of German workers, setting up a culture-clash comedy. French talent […]

IM Global TV Partners With France’s Newen In Content Joint Venture – Mipcom

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IM Global Television has entered a joint venture agreement with France’s Newen, the production and distribution company behind such hit series as Versailles and Braquo. The deal will see the partners create original content across all platforms globally.
Phil Gurin, IM Global Television’s President of Unscripted and Alternative, says he’s excited about France and that the new venture hopes to launch “primetime concepts, daily series and digital formats that can premier…