Latest news on French animation TV content
Unifrance’s initiative targeting the Kidscreen Summit in Miami, initially scheduled for mid-February and now postponed to July 2022 due to the global health crisis, is still being developed. An announcement will be made very soon.
Unifrance TV Export Award – Animation
Every year since 2004, the Unifrance Export TV Trophies have been awarded to French audiovisual programs that have achieved the best sales worldwide. The objective of these prizes is to highlight the strong appeal of French content on international markets in the fields of animation, documentary and fiction, as well as to highlight the professionalism and know-how of the French distribution.
The 3 companies nominated in the Animation category in 2022:
Millimages for Molang – Season 1 (52 x 3’30”)
Production: Millimages, Canal+, Piwi+, Teidees, Hayanori
Directors: Marie-Caroline Villand, Stéphanie Miziak
Mediatoon Distribution for Garfield & Cie – Season 1 (52 x 11′)
Production: Dargaud Media
Director: Philippe Vidal
Federation Entertainment for Ollie & Moon – Season 1 (52 x 11′)
Producer: Cottonwood Media
Director: Florian Thouret
Unifrance Meeting in Paris
For the first time this year, the Rendez-Vous d’Unifrance in Paris brought together film and television professionals. The television animations have clearly participated in forging closer ties between the two sectors.
During the event market, a showcase of 4 French animation production programs was presented at the Club de l’Etoile on January 12, 2022:
During the press junkets, the team members of two French animation programs were welcomed to present their work: Sophie Audoin Mamikonian, creator of the series Tara Duncan (Princess Sam Pictures), while Raphaëlle Mathieu and Olivier Lelardoux of Cyber Group Studios presented gigantosaurus participated in a question-and-answer session with foreign journalists.
Last update : February 07, 2022 at 4:18 p.m. CET