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Ad Vitam is a distribution company for French territory. Since 2000, Ad Vitam has reached a major position in the independent art-house market in France. Ad Vitam now represents a catalogue of around 200 films, most of which were screened and awarded in major international festivals. In 2009, Ad Vitam Production, Ad Vitam’s sister production company, was created.
ALCA, the New Aquitaine Region cultural agency, provides a wide range of backing services for cinema and TV industries. It supports creation and production, notably through a 7M€ ﬁlm fund (which reaches 11M€ with local governments), active at every step of the creation process (scriptwriting, development and production) and opened to international co-productions. Nouvelle-Aquitaine is the biggest region in France and hosts an important animation cluster, Magelis, based in Angoulême.
All Rights Entertainment is an international sales agent established in 2009 with offices in Hong Kong, Paris and Los Angeles, with a wide catalogue of films and a focus on high-quality animation films with an international potential. Our current release in 2022 is the animated movie “Gulliver Returns”, with Tony Bonilla as the animation director. We attend all international film festivals, film markets, TV markets year round (Cannes, Berlin, Filmart, Toronto, AFM, Mip…).
Andrzej Wajda Centre for Film Culture was established in 2018 by the mayor of the city of Warsaw. It was designed as a modern, inclusive institution that promotes art-house film culture, presents and analyses masterpieces of national and international cinema, and raises general awareness of European audiovisual heritage. The Centre will offer a wide range of events, workshops and debates related to filmmaking and modern visual culture. we have created a very modern VoD platform.
Distribution and production company of animated and live-action feature films, established in 1988. Awarded Distributor of the Year at Cartoon Movie 2017. Founder of the award-winning concept, Rabalder Bio, that is specialised in the distribution of quality films for children and young adults. Furthermore, launched the streaming site Filmperler in 2018 – a site which curates niche films for both children and adults.
Arsenal Filmverleih, founded in 1974, is one of the oldest independent distribution companies in Germany. Buying theatrical, TV, Video-DVD and VoD rights worldwide with focus on European cinema, Arsenal Filmverleih has a wide-spread interest in style and size of release.
The film distribution company Artcam was founded in 2000 by Artemio Benki, French producer and director, who lived, worked and created in Prague since the early 90s. Since its beginnings, Artcam’s aim was to bring courageous, innovative and provocative films that broaden the horizons of Czech distribution. Thus Artcam has released here films of arthouse icons such as Jim Jarmusch, David Lynch, Michael Haneke, Lars von Trier, Arnaud Desplechin, Chan-wook Park, Claire Denis or Pablo Larraín.
AIM is the regional network for the image and creative industries in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes. Our vision is to guarantee, through a networked action, the conditions necessary for the sustainable development of these sectors and to promote: the production of content, the establishment and development of companies, international exports, research and development, employment and training and the influence and development of the projects produced.
Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Cinéma is the regional film fund in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes for feature films. The average investment per film is 300,000€. A significant part of the animation must be done in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes and a French producer has to be involved in the project. Animated films supported: “The Summit of Gods”, “Azur & Asmar”, “Even Mice Belong in Heaven”, “A Cat in Paris”, “The Day of the Crows”, “Aunt Hilda!”, “Yellowbird”, “Phantom Boy“ and “My Life as a Courgette”.
BAC Films specialises in developing, financing, producing and releasing cutting-edge independent films for the French market and beyond. Since its creation in 1986, BAC Films has maintained itself as one of the leading European distributors and international dealers for independent films with over 550 films released, among which 10 Palmes d’Or.
Founded by experienced film distribution specialists Ştefan Bradea and Monica Felea, Bad Unicorn is an ambitious auteur film distribution company, also providing complete programming, marketing and publicity services to Romanian features. The first distributed film was the Berlinale Golden Bear winner “On Body and Soul”, followed by acclaimed titles such as “The Guilty”, “Corpus Christi”, “Another Round”, “The Big Hit”, “Belle” and “One Piece Film Red”. Upcoming releases: “Close” and “Aftersun”.
Bandai Namco Europe is a leading global publisher and developer of entertainment content for all major video game consoles and PC. We produce intellectual property for a global audience and build our reputation with franchises such as “Little Nightmares”, “Park Beyond” and the upcoming “Unknown 9”. Bandai Namco Europe is also known for creating and publishing many of the toy & entertainment industry’s top franchises, including “Pac-Man”, “Tamagotchi”, “Gundam”, “Tekken”, “Dark Souls” and “Elden Ring”.
What makes the pulse race? What wakes passion and enthusiasm? Which film just stays in your head despite the world and all other films? What touches us in a way that makes us want to show it to as many people as possible? Bantam Film chooses its films carefully and smothers them with love, passion and care. We love animation and especially those features made for grown-ups. Like “Blind Willow”, “Sleeping Woman” by Pierre Földes, which we will release in March 2023.
Founded in the 2005, and now part of the Fandango Group, BeccoGiallo publishes non-fiction comics, graphic novels, comics for children and illustrated books.
Benshi is the first SVoD platform dedicated to children from 2 to 11-years-old. We offer more than 200 films (shorts, feature films, programs and a few series). We are only available in France for now.
Benshi is the first SVOD platform dedicated to children from 2 to 11 years old. We offer more than 200 films (shorts, feature films, programs and a few series). We are only available in France for now.
Created in May 2019, Best Friend Forever is a Brussels based company focused on bringing to the international market carefully selected art-house films. Our mission is to accompany brilliant producers and directors into bringing their projects to reality through international sales, development financing, legal or financial consulting. BFF is a sister company of Indie Sales.
Beta Film’s boutique label Beta Kids & Family complements its vast and diverse library of content by addressing younger target groups. Long-lasting cooperations with established premium producers and channels guarantee a broad range of high-quality fictional, animated and reality content. Beta Kids & Family has been able to build up international brands like “Skam”, “Anne With an E”, “Captain Nova”, and “All-Round Champion”, ready-mades and formats alike.
Founded in 1983, BIM Distribuzione is a leader distribution company in the Italian scenery with more than 400 movies released.
Blitz has been present on the market over 30 years — since 1992 — and is a part of the Blitz Group with subsidiaries in almost all countries in the former Yugoslav region (Blitz Slovenia, Blitz Bosnia-Herzegovina, Blitz Serbia – Serbia and Montenegro). Primary business orientation of Blitz is film, video home entertainment, production, distribution and public display of audiovisual works. Today, Blitz is the leading film distributor and content provider in the region of former Yugoslavia.
CANAL+ Group is a leader in premium and thematic television channels, as well as in the distribution of pay television services. In France, it is also a major player in free-to-air television with 3 national channels, and its related advertising arm. Outside of France, CANAL+ Group has recorded strong growth with a significant presence in Europe, Africa and Asia. In total, CANAL+ Group has more than 20 million subscribers worldwide, including more than 8 million in mainland France.
The CNC participates in the development of the animation industry through several support systems. These aim to:
• reinforce French creativity by providing support for scriptwriting and development for audiovisual and film projects;
• support French animation producers through selective and automatic funding systems for TV series, short films and features;
• contribute to the promotion of French animation in the international market through promotion and distribution fund systems.
Carole Baraton, Yohann Comte and Pierre Mazars founded Charades in January 2017, following successful tenures as head and VPs of International Sales at Wild Bunch, Gaumont and StudioCanal, respectively. Charades offers a fresh perspective and wealth of experience in international sales, packaging and distribution. Their catalogue includes an eclectic and prestigious animation movies such as “The Queen’s Corgi”, “I Lost My Body” and Academy-award nominated “Mirai”.
Carole Baraton, Yohann Comte and Pierre Mazars founded Charades in January 2017, following successful tenures as head and VPs of international sales at Wild Bunch, Gaumont and StudioCanal, respectively. Charades offers a fresh perspective and wealth of experience in international sales, packaging and distribution. Their catalogue includes an eclectic and prestigious animation movies such as “The Queen’s Corgi”, “I Lost My Body” and Academy award-nominated “Mirai”.
Ciclic is the Centre-Val de Loire regional agency for cinema, audiovisual, book and digital culture. We offer a cultural public service which results from the collaboration between the Centre-Val de Loire Region and the French government. The missions it carries out and the actions it develops are based on cooperation, research, innovation, support for professionals and audiences, spatial planning and cultural economy.
CINE+, part of French CANAL+ group, is a bunch of 6 pay TV channels with SVoD service, each specialised in a movie genre. In 2020, CINE+ pre-purchased 15M€ in 129 French feature films, of which the following animations: 1st Pay TV windows “Chicken for Linda!” and “Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman”, and 2nd pay: “Chickenhare”, “Tales of the Hedgehog”, “Mars Express”, “Three Tales”. In addition, the family channel CINE+ Famiz devotes 15% schedule for animated films, targeting children and families.
Cinema Delicatessen is a distributor of documentaries for the Dutch cinema market. Recent titles include “Collective”, “The Mole Agent”, “I am not Your Negro”, “Kedi”, IDFA-winners “A Strange Love Affair with Ego” and “Now Something is Slowly Changing”, and contemporary classics such as Joshua Oppenheimer’s “The Act of Killing”, “The Look of Silence” and Sergei Loznitsa’s “Maidan and the Event”. Next to its regular releases each year, Cinema Delicatessen distributes The Best of IDFA on tour around the Netherlands.
Cinema Mondo (est. 1990) is the leading art-house and world cinema distributor in Finland. We release about 15 titles theatrically per year, and operate in all windows. Cinema Mondo is normally 5th- 6th biggest theatrical distributor in Finland. Recent releases: “Sound of Metal”, “Ammonite”, “Demon Slayer”, “Deux” and “Truffle Hunters”. Releases spring 2022: “Farhadi: A Hero”, “Hosoda: Belle”, “Kawase: True Mothers”, “Panahi: Hit The Road”. Our animation crown jewels: Studio Ghibli productions.
Created in 1973, Cofiloisirs is a specialised lending institution dedicated to the film and TV industry which deals with a loan volume close to 500M€ on this day.
HRT is a public broadcaster established as radio station on 1926 and TV station on 1956. Now it has 4 terrestrial TV channels and 8 radio stations and one satellite channel mostly for Croats living abroad.
The seven television channels of the Czech Television meet the objectives of the public service by informing and consistently creating and broadcasting original programmes for all age groups in the Czech Republic. Cultivating and drawing on its more than sixty years of experience, the Czech Television produces programmes of superb quality and a rich variety of genres. ČT Déčko is a kids channel for children aged between 4 and 12 offering a variety of original and foreign content.
Diaphana is an independent French production and distribution company, founded in 1989 by Michel Saint Jean. In term of animation, we released movies such as THE BLACK PHARAOH, THE SAVAGE AND THE PRINCESS by Michel Ocelot, LONGWAY NORTH by Remi Chayé, WOLFY, THE INCREDIBLE SECRET by Gregoire Solotareff, MARY AND THE WITCH by Hiromasa Yonebayashi , PHANTOM BOY by Alain Gagnol and Jean-Loup Felicioli, PERSEPOLIS by Marjan Satrapi, AZUR & ASMAR by Michel Ocelot, BELLEVILLE RDV by Sylvain Chomet.
Diaphana is an independent French production and distribution company, founded in 1989 by Michel Saint Jean. In term of animation, we released movies such as “The Black Pharaoh, the Savage and the Princess” by Michel Ocelot, “Longway North” by Remi Chayé, “Wolfy, the Incredible Secret” by Gregoire Solotareff, “Mary and the Witch” by Hiromasa Yonebayashi , “Phantom Boy” by Alain Gagnol and Jean-Loup Felicioli, “Persepolis” by Marjan Satrapi, “Azur & Asmar” by Michel Ocelot, “Belleville Rendez-Vous” by Sylvain Chomet.
Dupuis — Média Participations is the leading independent media & family entertainment group in Europe. Our 85 subsidiaries and 1,400+ employees give birth to iconic titles and products across all creative industries, going from publishing to audiovisual, video games, consumer products and themed entertainment.
Elle Driver is an international sales and acquisitions company based in Paris, committed to represent and grow with the world’s most creative rising talents, from well established to first-film and art-house directors. Across a broad spectrum of budgets and content, our slate emphasises a diversity of films each with a unique universe and sensibility. Our ambition is to promote worldwide an activist, different – sometimes risky – cinema, through an original, demanding and alternative line-up.
The mission of ICEX is to promote the internationalisation of Spanish companies and to encourage foreign investments in Spain.
EFI is a national foundation financed mainly by the Ministry of Culture and divided in 3 departments: production, marketing and heritage. EFI is also responsible of an incentive support scheme, Film Estonia, for production companies to receive a cash rebate of up to 30% on local production spend. The main incentive of the EFI is to remain approachable to all filmmakers, make Estonian film the pride of Estonian culture and more competitive on the international arena.
Eurimages is the cultural support fund of the Council of Europe. Established in 1989, it currently numbers 38 of the 46 member states of the Strasbourg-based organisation, plus Canada. Eurimages promotes independent filmmaking by providing financial support to feature-length films, animation and documentary films. In doing so, it encourages co-operation between professionals established in different countries. Eurimages has a total annual budget of approximately 27.5M€.
Feelgood Entertainment is a Greek Distribution Company based in Athens and established in 2010. Feelgood Entertainment is the representative in Greece of two major studios Disney/Fox and Sony and is a specialist in the distribution of animation films. In parallel , Feelgood acquires and distributes many independent and foreign language films and through the years has distributed the works of famous directors such as Ken Loach, Giorgos Lanthimos, Ruben Ostlung, Nanni Moretti and many others.
Ffilm Cymru Wales is the development agency for Welsh film. We are dedicated to advancing and sustaining a strong film industry for Wales; one that we can all be proud to call our own. We do this by providing funding and training to emerging and established Welsh filmmakers, offering exciting cinematic experiences to audiences across Wales, engaging people of all ages and abilities in creative learning and developing new skills and career paths through a range of training programmes.
FILM CONSTELLATION is an integrated production, finance and sales company headquartered in London and Paris. The company builds on a track record for growing award-winning filmmaker brands working with new and established talent, fostering strong producer ties across both sides of the Atlantic. Since inception, the company has packaged, produced and sold over 50 commercially and critically acclaimed films, premiering at A class festivals including Cannes, Venice, Toronto, Sundance and Berlin.
Filmarti is one of the major independent distributor for premium animation contents for theatrical and VoD releases. Some of our animation titles include, “The Nut Job 2”, “Norm of the North” sequels, “Yakari”, “Around the World”, “Ooops!”, “Ainbo”, “Dreambuilders” and many more. We have a creative, dynamic and innovative team who seeks to bring the audience together with the most qualified products of the animation world.
Founded in 1972 as a co-operative, Filmcoopi Zürich has been one of the most influential independent distribution companies in Switzerland. Having started with mainly Swiss documentaries and fiction, it developed into a distributor of internationally acclaimed arthouse films. Over the last 20 years, it has established long-term relations with various prominent directors such as Theo Angelopoulos, Jim Jarmusch, Aki Kaurismäki, Dani Levy, Ken Loach, Michael Haneke, François Ozon and much others
The FFF Bayern has an annual budget of 30 – 40M€, financial support can be requested at each stage of the production process. This also applies to the production of quality family movies. Among the animated productions which have been co-financed by the FFF Bayern lately are “Heidi”, “Maya the Bee” and “Vic the Viking and the Magic Sword“ by Studio 100 Media, “Moonbound” by Little Dream Entertainment as well as “Trenk, the Little Knight” by NDF/blue eyes Fiction.
Filmin is a VoD platform based in Spain focused on independent and art-house cinema. Created in 2007 by Juan Carlos Tous, Jaume Ripoll and José Antonio de Luna, Filmin offers more than 10,000 feature films and television series plus 1,100 short films, the largest VoD catalogue of any European company. It is also one of the founding associates of EuroVoD, the first European association for online cinema.
We are a production and distribution company focusing on animation. We produce both series and features and we distribute only a few handpicked European animation annually. Last titles we have had in theatrical distributions are: “Lotte and the Lost Dragons” (Estonia/Latvia), “Ploey” (Iceland/Belgium) and “Ternet Ninja” (Denmark).
The Flanders Audiovisual Fund (VAF) is a public funding body that supports audiovisual and games production in, and international co-productions with Flanders (Belgium). The VAF supports films, series and games, from idea to experience and a part of the fund’s annual budget is allocated for professional training.
Flanders Image is in charge of the promotion of audiovisual creations made in Flanders and Brussels. It is the sole official representative of Flanders’ content and talent at all key international festivals and markets.
Folkets Bio is an art-house distributor in Sweden that have been in business since 1973. Within the art-house and independent scene, we look for films in all genres, for all ages, and also to find and stimulate new talent. Every year, we release around 25 feature films and 15 – 20 short films theatrically. Our latest animation releases are “Latte Igel and the Magic Waterstone”, “Shooom’s Odyssey”, “Wolfwalkers” and “The Breadwinner”.
France Télévisions is the first commissioner of animation in Europe with more than 15 animated series and 3 animated movies produced every year with French independent studios. Pre-schoolers, kids, tweens, young adults and families can enjoy a wide variety of animated shows from classics to new universes or newcomers. France Télévisions offers 6,600 hours of children and youth programs on linear France Télévisions channels, the platform kids Okoo and the platform France.tv Slash for young adults.
France TV Distribution works with producers and licensors to maximise programmes across all media platforms encompassing video, VoD and music publishing, merchandising, magazine and book publishing, plus French and international distribution and fund-raising. Since January 2017, France TV Distribution has gone hand in hand with distributing films abroad. As a major player on the distribution of rights in France and in foreign markets, this new activity is added to its know-how.
Freealize is a Romanian company specialised in film distribution, consultancy for film marketing and publicity on set, founded 9 years ago by Ileana Cecanu.
Gallimard and Denoël were founded in the beginning of the XXth century and published some of the most renowned French authors, in diverse literary genres. Futuropolis, created in 1974, is dedicated to comics and graphic novels: it publishes about 40 books a year and has now more than 500 titles in its catalogue. Gallimard Jeunesse is dedicated to children’s literature, it was created in 1972 and now counts a catalogue of 12,000 titles, among which are “Trotro” and “PJ Masks”.
Gebeka Films is a distribution company founded in 1997 by Marc Bonny and is Hildegarde’s property (Reginald de Guillebon) since 2018. Our main goal: releasing long and short movies on French territory — theatrical, video/DVD and TV rights. Policy: high-quality films, mainly for a young audience (animation or fiction). Gebeka Films has also developed a co-production activity with “Princes and Princesses” (M. Ocelot) in the first place, and lately with well-awarded “My Life As a Zucchini” (C. Barras).
GKIDS is a US-based independent distributor and producer of award-winning entertainment specialising in feature animation for both adult and family audiences. The company has scored twelve Academy Award nominations for Best Animated Feature and served as executive producers on the Academy Award-nominated films “The Breadwinner” and “Wolfwalkers”. They currently have several projects in development.
Global Screen is the world sales unit of Telepool, a leading entertainment company with more than 55 years of experience in licensing, distributing and co-producing film and television. In June 2018, actor and producer, Will Smith acquired Telepool, which has since become strategically aligned with Will and Jada Pinkett Smith’s cross-platform media enterprise, Westbrook Inc.
Greta Garbo Films is a distributor and producer operating in Lithuania.
Specialists in the audiovisual industry for over 20 years, Groupe Auditorium Artistique offers multilingual lip-sync dubbing and voice-over for all types of program. Through our 3 specialist units Audi’Art Dub, Audi’Art Sound and Audi’Art Lab, we handle every stage of the dubbing process from quality control through to broadcast mastering.
Haut et Court is a French independent production and distribution company. Our line-up usually consists of eight to ten films per year, among which at least one animation film. We released “Wolfwalkers” by Tomm Moore and Ross Stewart, “Flee” by Jonas Poher Rasmussen and “Dounia and the Princess of Aleppo” was released on February 1st, 2023. We are co-producing “Sauvages!” by Claude Barras and will distribute also “Sirocco” by Benoît Chieux, “Silex” by Jul, “Amelie” by Liane-Cho Han and Maïlys Vallade.
We offer high-quality entertainment for children of all ages. Focus and passion are the magic ingredients to make sure our projects get the extra attention they deserve. We work together with independently operating specialists. In this way, we create the most optimal exploitation plan and reach for each specific film or series. Reliable, accessible, aiming for optimum cooperation with all our customers and contacts; that’s who we are!
Indie Sales is an independent international film sales company based in Paris. Our line-up includes A‑list festival animated films, such as “My Life as a Courgette” by Claude Barras and “Another Day of Life” by Raoul de la Fuente & Damien Nenow, recent acquistions include “Richard the Stork 2”. Our films sell worldwide to all audiences. Best Friend Forever, our sister company in Brussels, also represents animated films, including Anca Damien’s musical “The Island” and Alé Abreu’s “Perlimps”.
JEF loves youth film. JEF brings quirky, high-quality youth films to cinemas, schools and into people’s homes. But JEF is more than just film. JEF is a festival. JEF is for and by young people, encouraging them to participate in workshops, to make their own films and to experiment with new media formats. JEF is the point of contact for everyone involved in youth, film and new media, at school and in leisure time.
Kino Świat has been no. 1 independent distributor for the last 15 years. Our main interests are: studio-like, commercial, high-quality family animation and stereoscopic 3D animation. Recent releases: “Fireheart”, “Ainbo: Spirit of the Amazon”, “Marmaduke”, “The Wishmas Tree”, “Norm of the North”, “Red Shoes & the 7 Dwarfs”, “The Little Prince”, “Playmobil: the Movie”, “Minuscule”, “Asterix: Secret of the Magic Potion”, “White Fang”, “Charming”, “Manou the Swift”, “Rock Dog” and others.
A Paris-based world sales and (co-)production entity representing some of the most ambitious and innovative European feature films starring international talents such as Leos Carax’s “Annette”, “Mustang”, “Spring Breakers”, Cronenberg’s “Cosmopolis”, Amirpour’s “A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night” and “Buried”. Also Kinology recently produced the $25M heist action lingo “Overdrive”, Terry Gilliam’s long-awaited “The Man Who Killed Don Quixote”, and the Sony romance fantasy release “A Mermaid in Paris”.
KissKissBankBank is Europe’s leading crowdfunding platform dedicated to international, innovative & creative projects. KissKissBankBank allows creators to generate funds via public participation in order to finance the projects they believe in, with a tool that allows them to maintain 100% intellectual property rights. With +11M€ already collected for 2,050 movies (short and feature-length films): KissKissBankBank is an optimism generator!
KMBO is a distribution and production company based in Paris. A significant part of our theatrical releases are dedicated to animation feature films. Our recent animation releases are the following ones: “The Amazing Maurice”, “Moonbound”, “Rabbit Academy 2”, “White Snake” and “The Elfkins”.
KMBO is a distribution and production company based in Paris. A significant part of our theatrical releases are dedicated to animation feature films. Our recent animation releases are the following ones : “The Amazing Maurice”, “Moonbound”, “Rabbit Academy 2”, “White Snake” and “The Elfkins”.
Created in 2003, Latido Films is one of Spain’s leading sales companies. Since 2006, Latido has also focused on animation movies, being behind the international success of “Selkirk”, ”Birds of Paradise”, ”A Valiant Rooster”, “Buñuel in the Labyrinth of the Turtles” and “Nahuel and The Magic Book”. We are preparing two great movies “Len and the Song of the Whales” and “Girl and Wolf”, the adaptation to screen of the famous comic book “Chica y Lobo”.
Le Pacte, created in December 2007, is an independent distribution, international sales and video publishing company that promotes an eclectic program of French and international films of all genres.
Le Parc Distribution is the distribution activity of Les Grignoux, a cultural center located in the city center of Liège, in French speaking Belgium. Les Grignoux owns four theaters (three in Liège, one in Namur), two restaurants and one café. As for the distribution, we release around 12 films a year, mainly animated films for toddlers and a young audience. We recently released “Yuku and the flower of the Himalaya”, “My Father’s secret”, “The Crossing”, “The Ape Star”
Founded in 1962 by Barbet Schroeder and Eric Rohmer, Les Films du Losange has always supported filmmakers worldwide. As of July 2021, succeeding Margaret Menegoz, Charles Gillibert and Alexis Dantec have taken over. With passion, the company has grown and diversified from production to distribution and international sales. Our catalogue comprises over 150 films by prestigious directors, such as Eric Rohmer, Michael Haneke, Mia Hansen-Løve, Barbet Schroeder and Alain Guiraudie.
Les Films du Préau is a French distribution company specialised in kids audience for more than 20 years. We are looking for animation films, TV specials… Our main goal is to propose to young people high-quality films from Europe or all over the word.
LevelK is handling international sales and aggregation.We are working with edgy, original films that we can market worldwide and that will resonate with international audiences.Our profile includes high quality productions across all genres, working with established and emerging international talents in both English and foreign language. Films must have strong festival potential, international marketability and digital possibilities as we work across all areas.
Logical Pictures is a production and investment company. In just a few years, it made its mark as a major player of the European content industry. Logical Pictures’ slate presents more than 30 movies produced or in production, and a track record renowned in the industry (films at Cannes official competition, Sundance, Toronto…).
Luftkind’s mission is to engage young audiences in cinema, art, and culture by providing them with access to stories that are both age-appropriate and challenging through animated films — in all their diverse and creative forms.
Gulli (M6 Group) is the no. 1 TV broadcaster for kids! It is the children’s favourite channel and the one in which parents have the most confidence in. All day long, children find their favourite heroes in animated series based on comedy or action, live action, cinema, games and documentaries. More than just entertainment, Gulli is a referential, engaged and reassuring brand. Through its programs it offers ways of thinking about tolerance, open-mindedness and knowing how to live together.
Media Resources Management (MRM) is the first media consulting company in Ukraine providing comprehensive services in media and creative industries since 2005. MRM’s goal is to develop a healthy AV business ecosystem in Ukraine and build solid bridges between creative sectors of Ukraine and other countries worldwide. MRM’s selected projects: Kyiv Media Week, Media Business Reports, PITCH UA, #ucancoproduce, Ukrainian Content Global Cooperation, MediaBook and others.
Media Solutions Partners is a film company focused on production and distribution.
MegaCom Film is the film distribution company in Serbia and in the region. It has left a significant mark in the field of film distribution during the last ten years as well as on the producers of film festivals in Serbia, thus growing to be a leading film distributor and a sole leader and representative of the Serbian capital and of the region in the cinema film distribution segment.
Memento International is a select sales company that tracks and represents high-profile, director driven independent films. We commit to only 8 projects a year and offer tailor – made synergies and business expertise through production, financing and international sales. We have recently worked with renowned and award-winning filmmakers such as Asghar Farhadi, Luca Guadagnino, Justin Kurzel, Joachim Trier, Laurent Cantet, Jim Mickle, Cate Shortland, Nuri Bilge Ceylan and Kelly Reichardt.
Created in 2017, Miyu Distribution was born from the partnership between Luce Grosjean and her company, Seve Films, and Miyu Productions. Specialised in international sales and distribution of animation short films, Miyu Distribution distributes the graduation films of leading animation school as well as films from independent production structures.
Formed in 1998, the company has a diverse catalogue of animation, ranging from hit pre-school series, sold worldwide, to Oscar-winning short animation. We like to get involved early and build programmes into brands, selling to all broadcasters and platforms worldwide and making licensing, merchandising and publishing deals. We were awarded the Cartoon Tribute Award for Investor of the Year 2012.
Leading Hungarian distributor of company of art-house titles. Animation titles included “Belle”, “Mirai”, “The Boy and the Beast”, “Early Man”, “A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon”, “Red Turtle” and “The Tragedy of Man”.
New Cinema was founded in 1981 and was united into a firm in 1983. The company’s main focus is managing cinema theatres across Israel and distributing European based art movies. The recent acts of the company are the distribution of the animation “Even Mice Belong in Heaven”. The company New Cinema is based in Tel Aviv.
New Horizons is a festival organiser and a distributor. We run New Horizons IFF — arthouse film festival in Wroclaw — and Kids Kino IFF — festival for young audiences in Warsaw. As distributor, we release about 20 titles per year — both arthouse and family films. Regarding animations, we have in our catalogue titles like “Belle”, “Even Mice Belong in Heaven”, “Famous Bears Invasion over Sicily” or “Argonuts”.
Voyo is a SVOD platform brand operated by ranked 1st commercial televisions — Nova TV and Markiza TV, on the territory of Czech Republic. and Slovakia. In their Voyo apps viewers can find première movies and docs, evergreen and well know current series, entertainment shows and finally variety of animation brands. The platform grows rapidly and steadily in state of constant search of programming as well as technical development and innovations.
O’Brother Distribution is a film distribution company active in the Benelux whose ambition is to offer a different range of quality Belgian and foreign films, while giving itself the means to defend them with the necessary enthusiasm.
We help game developers and publishers and IP owners, providing top industry art and game development services.
ODMedia provides a one-stop solution which makes sure your content is in the right format, in the right place, at the right time. We connect content owners & platforms to deliver content to viewers on any screen around the world. We take care of all technical requirements, which allows you to focus on your core activities. We offer services covering the entire content lifecycle; from creation of a digital cinema package to technical delivery to OTT platforms and broadcasters.
OCS is a french pay TV player. As such, OCS finances and buys around 1,000 movies a year including animation movies.
Born in 1989, Outsider Diffusion was one of the first independent companies to release Japanese animé in France. Over the years, Outsider has developed activities in consulting, acquisition and booking of movie theatres.
Outsider Films is a films distributor created by three professionals in the Portuguese market, based in Lisbon. It operates in the segment of independent movies. Outsider Films is now releasing 14 to 16 films per year with a special focus on animation. Last animated movies released in the last 4 years: “Loving Vincent”, “Duck Duck Goose”, “Mirai”, “Mary & the Witch´s Flower”, “Breadwinner”, “Cats and Peachtopia”, “Earwig and the Witch” , “Checkered Ninja 1” and “Latte and the Magic Waterstone”.
Paycom Multimedia is a multimedia distributor founded in 1997. It was created with the goal of becoming one of the leading companies inside the multimedia market in Spain. Having its headquarters in Catalonia, the company seeks to deliver both the newest multimedia content and the oldest hits to the audience, using the communication platforms and channels available at the moment while always being committed to provide the best quality.
Periscoop Film is a Dutch distribution company founded by the producers of Fu Works and Submarine. We distribute international documentaries, animated features and genre bending films that enrich and diversify the film landscape of the Benelux.
Pink Parrot Media is an international sales company set up in 2018 by Marie-Claude Beauchamp and Tania Pinto Da Cunha. We specialise in animation and live-action family entertainment. The company is active in distribution, acquisitions, packaging and financing projects as well as co-production opportunities. We want to give producers the best place for their projects, promoted with passion and always on a personal basis. We can say we are a boutique in the family entertainment business.
Playtime is a Paris-based international sales company active since 1997, also active in production of feature films and series. Each year, Playtime launches approximately 10 new films in the most prestigious festivals. Playtime is known for the quality of its artistic choices and worldwide successes such as “Son of Saul”, “BPM”, “By the Grace of God” or the latest “Paris 13th District”, including animation titles like “A Cat in Paris” or “The Black Pharaoh, the Savage and the Princess” by Michel Ocelot.
With some more than 180 specialised companies, including 40 animation-vfx and video game studios, more than 250 cartoon authors, 15 colleges of international renown and 1,800 students, Magelis has built a strong ecosystem dedicated to creation and innovation in the sectors of the image and has established itself in a dominant position in the international environment.
Polyfilm is an Austrian-based distribution company, in the business since the 1980s. Focused on art-house films, documentaries and animation. The company also runs two art-house theatres in Vienna, the Filmcasino and Filmhaus Kino.
Created in 2016, Primal Seed is a studio made up of passionate video game enthusiasts. We are a team of 7 people with all the skills required to make a game from scratch to release. When we don’t work on our own projects, we offer our expertise through some service providing (music, 3D art, concept art, illustrations, code, consulting, 2D/3D animation, etc.) You have an idea or need help on a project? Let’s talk about it!
Pro Films was established in 2005 as a distributor of European films for Bulgaria. Since then, we had distributed over a hundred films theatrically, most of them animation features. For the last 7 years, Pro Films is the leading independent distributor of animated features and TV series in Bulgaria.
Spanish Radio and Television Corporation (RTVE) is Spain’s largest and most influential multimedia group, as well as a standard for the Spanish-speaking world. The RTVE Corp. is entrusted with the mission of guaranteeing state-owned public radio and television services, offering objective & plural information, encouraging democratic participation & debate, effectively promoting culture, knowledge, child protection, gender equality and social & territorial cohesion.
The Occitanie Region aims to strengthen the film industry and the cultural dynamics on its territory. The Region supports filmmakers by providing financial assistance for development and production and offers supports to film festival and film markets. This approach also includes a film education program, as well as a support to film heritage through the Cinémathèque de Toulouse and the Jean Vigo Institute.
Rita&Luca Films is a children’s film distribution company focused on independent European movies, feature films and shorts. Although we do theatrical releases of our movies, our strength is the non-theatrical and educational market. Our catalogue is a guarantee of quality and artistic films with strong values behind.
Rosebud.21 was founded in 2013 as a continuation of the 21-years-old Rosebud, with a new shareholder structure but with the same passion for good films. Rosebud.21 travels the world on all the important film markets aiming to acquire movies that stand out as wants to be established as a boutique art distribution company with around 10 titles per year, available Theatrical – DVD – TV.
SC Films International was founded by Simon Crowe and financier Matthew Joynes in London in 2008. SC Films is a sales, finance and distribution company specialising in animation features including such titles as “Yellowbird aka Gus”, “Monkey King”, “White Fang”, “Gnome Alone”, “Charming” and “Pachamama”. Simon is currently producing animation features “Best Birthday Ever”, “My Father’s Secrets” and “Dragonkeeper”. Current slate also includes live-action films, the award-winning “Gensan Punch” and “On Fire”.
Screen Flanders is your first stop for audiovisual activities in the Flanders Region, providing financial support through its economic fund, information and services via its film commission. Via the Screen Flanders economic fund, Belgian (co-)producers can apply to receive up to 400,000€ refundable advances by way of economic support to cover their audiovisual expenses in the Flanders Region.
screen.brussels offers financial support to audiovisual productions which spend (part of) their budget within the Brussels-Capital Region. Some of our last projects in animation: “Valemon”, “The Polar Bear King” (Vivi Films), “Sauvages” (Panique), “The Inseparables” (nWwave), “No Dogs or Italians Allowed” (Lux Fugit Film), “Titina” (Vivi Films), “Sirocco and the Kingdom of the Winds” (Take Five), “Yuku and the Himalayan Flower” (Artemis, La Boîte Prod)…
Selmer Media is a film distribution company that distributes feature films to the Nordic market. The company invests in movie rights and releases films theatrically and via TV and VoD in collaboration with various partners in the Nordic countries. Selmer Media holds the right to a wide range of films, from art-house dramas to broad entertainment. Our foundation is our passion for film and love of cinema, combined with a clear focus on running a profitable and internationally competitive company.
As a top telecommunication company in Korea, SK Broadband provides broadband internet, IPTV broadcasting and VoD platform service (including mobile TV). We proceed with investment, acquisition, planning and marketing in animation. Our animation projects are “Pororo”, “Robocar Poli”, “Vroomiz”, “Larva”, “Time Traveler Luke”, “Botos Family” and “Miraculous Ladybug”. As ICT convergence leader, SK Broadband is making happiness in communication beyond the technology.
SND is the film distribution subsidiary of the M6 Group, one of the leading TV networks in Europe. SND handles film distribution, video publishing, international sales and film production. Animation highlights include “Asterix, Land of the Gods”, “The Jungle Bunch”, “Asterix and the Secret of the Magic Potion”, and recently “The Extinct” and “Pil”.
SO Games is born from the merge of Angoulême Video Games and Bordeaux Games, creating the main gathering of the video game sector in Nouvelle-Aquitaine. The association gathers 1,000 full time jobs, 100M€ worth of business in 100 studios. Among the famous members: Asobo Studio, Ubisoft Bordeaux, Shiro Games, Motion Twin, Nova-Box, Headbang Club, Black Flag, La Poule Noire, Evil Empire, Gamesplanet, G4F and many more.
One of the leading international sales agent, Sola Media has brought some of the most beloved children and family films to a global marketplace since 2004. The passionate and experienced team devote a lot of individual attention to our films; developing customised strategies and presenting them prominently at markets and festivals. Releases and marketing strategies are coordinated on a pan-European and global level. Since August 2020, Sola Media is a part of Plaion Films, but remains independent
Solidanim is a 3d animation studio based in Angouleme and Bordeaux,we are movie producer and services provider of motion capture, vfx and 3D animation.The company is involved in differnts markets: TV projects, feature films and games.Our last projects were : Whitefang, animation movie produced by Superprod,TaraDuncan, An animation tv serie of 52 episodes produced by PrincessSAM
Spire Media is a Beijing-based production and acquisition company.
Star Invest Films France is a theatrical distribution company founded in 2015.
Storytelling Media was founded in 2009 and is owned by Trondheim Cinema as the only shareholder. Trondheim Cinema is the third largest cinema chain in Norway. The company’s strategy is to acquire and distribute high-quality animation and art-house programming.
Studio 100 Film is an international, independent sales agency for upmarket children’s and family movies. The Munich-based company is a subsidiary of Studio 100 Media representing its own animation feature films and, in addition, it acts as a sales agency for selected third party films. Studio 100 Film’s focus is to represent a well-chosen portfolio of films internationally with due attentiveness.
Studio Elon is a film acquisition and production company in Korea. Studio Elon is the new name of Company L. Studio Elon gives our priority efforts to specialised content: animation, genre and acquiring original IP content. This year, we have also branched out to producing original content.
Music recording and post-production studios (rush processing, sound editing rooms, picture editing rooms, mixing auditorium, sound effects auditorium, dubbing and VFX).
Superights is an international distribution company proposing content for kids and family. Through a catalogue of extremely diverse genres, targets and nationalities, the company offers premium programmes and deals with the biggest international players (channels and platforms) throughout the world.
Televisió de Catalunya is the generalist public TV broadcaster of Catalonia. TV3 is committed to offer its viewers a socially relevant, quality programming, while supporting and promoting Catalan culture and language, as well as encouraging innovation and creativity. TVC promoted from its outset the successful animated series “The Triplets”. It has taken part since then in a variety of productions with international impact: “Chico&Rita”, “Lucky&Fred”, “Saari”, “Ask Lara” or “Pumpkyn Reports”.
Telewizja Polsat is the leading private TV station, part of the media group Polsat Plus.
The Lennon-Ritchie agency represents a select group of international writers of literary and commercial fiction, non-fiction and children’s literature. We also sell international and film/TV rights for publishing houses including Penguin Random House (SA), Pan Macmillan (SA), Jonathan Ball Publishing and Duck Creek Press (NZ). Our sister agency, Torchwood, is a literary agency for film and television representing screenwriters and directors worldwide.
The Playmaker Munich, formerly known as ARRI Media International, was launched on May 1st 2021 within the mother company SL Group, which includes international sales, coproduction, rental, post-production and VFX).The Playmaker Munich is a highly enthusiastic, open and determined world sales and co-production outfit based in Germany. Our main focus is family entertainment and kids content, which includes over the years family animation global box-office hits such as “Ploey” and “The Ogglies”.
The Yellow Affair is a world sales agent and executive producer for films & TV series from around the world. After 12 years, in today’s complicated and volatile film market, The Yellow Affair boasts a proven track record and has a growing reputation in areas of development, financing, marketing and selling films and TV series of all types and genres. The Yellow Affair is one of the most prominent international sales companies based in Helsinki, New York and London.
Marina Díez (she/they) is a Spanish award-winning game designer and filmmaker based in Berlin and London. She’s the CEO at Three of Cups Games, an ethical and diverse games studio based in London. Besides, she is a lead game designer at Un Je Né Sais Quoi Studios, currently working on the game “Dordogne”. Marina is also a principal game designer at BTF Cologne on an unannounced project. She is involved in many community initiatives and activism. Marina is also a regular speaker at games events such as GDC, EGX, PAX, A MAZE… Marina recently started complementing her career in games with filmmaking, screening her work at festivals such as Toronto International Women Film Festival, Independent Shorts Awards Los Angeles, New Wave Short Film Festival and Tokyo International Short Film Festival. Marina is a Forbes 30 Under 30 2021 honoree, a Game Dev Heroes 2020 winner, a former BAFTA Crew member, an IGDA Velocity GDC 2019 recipient and a Women in Games Ambassador.
We create, transform, localise, distribute and secure your content since 1933. We specialise in animation post-production.
Stop-motion animation studio based in Angoulême. We provide full service for all film or video games stop-motion project.
Based in Denmark, TrustNordisk is one of the leading sales agents in Europe with a diverse catalogue and decades of experience and close familiarity with the film business, including some of the most seminal Scandinavian auteurs and film makers.
TVPaint is a raster-based 2D animation software, developed by a French company.It allows you to produce animation which looks like it was made on paper, while saving a lot of time (and paper!), thanks to high-performance and intuitive tools. Since its very first version in 1991, on the Amiga computer, TVPaint has gained more and more users and is now part of the industry standard software for 2D animation. It is used in numerous studios and taught in many schools around the world.
TVPaint is a raster-based 2D animation software, developed by a French company.It allows you to produce animation which looks like it was made on paper, while saving a lot of time (and paper!), thanks to high-performance and intuitive tools.Since its very first version in 1991, on the Amiga computer, TVPaint has gained more and more users and is now part of the industry standard software for 2D animation.It is used in numerous studios and taught in many schools around the world.
Under the Milky Way is an international aggregator and distributor of films on VoD platforms (iTunes, Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Rakuten…). It ensures the operational, editorial, marketing and financial interfaces between the rights-holders and the platforms, and facilitates the process of exploiting features.
Unifrance is the organisation responsible for promoting French cinema and TV content worldwide. Located in Paris, Unifrance employs around 50 staff members, as well as representatives based in the USA, in China and soon in Japan. The organisation currently brings together more than 1,000 French cinema and TV content professionals (producers, talents, agents, sales companies, etc.) working together to promote French films and TV programmes among foreign audiences, industry executives and media.
At Unimage, we offer comprehensive animation services to our clients, producers and creative partners. Our unique environment allows us to take projects from initial conceptual drawings to the final product, utilising advanced storytelling techniques to bring your vision to life and meet the demands of the ever-evolving entertainment industry. We specialise in transforming ideas into high-quality animated videos that exceed expectations.
Urban Group is a group of four companies: UDI (world sales), Urban Distribution (theatrical distribution and VoD platform), Urban Factory (production) and Reservoir Docs (documentary sales boutique).