News

  • We are proud to announce that 3 of our programs have won Awards at Figra 2019. NORTH KOREA: PRESIDENT'S MEN has won Arnaud Hamelin Satev FIGRA Award; MEXICO : IN SEARCH OF LOST MIGRANTS has won FIGRA Grant Prize, (less than 40 minutes Documentary) and THE HARLEM HELLFIGHTERS GREAT WAR has won Special Mention of the Jury.

  • To pay tribute to the most iconic creative director who died last night in Paris, dont miss KARL LAGERFELD SKETCHES HIS LIFE, SIGNÉ CHANEL or FENDI BY KARL LAGERFELD.

     

    He used to say: 'Fashion is a game that has to be played seriously". He was best known for his work, since 1983, as artistic director at Chanel, which became one of the most profitable and admired luxury brands in the world under his tenure. 

  • Don't miss our exclusive documentary CANNES, THE FREEDOM FESTIVAL that tells the fascinating story of the birth of the largest Cinema Festival. Created in 1939 as a response to the rise of Fascism and Nazism, notably in the Venice Film Festival, Cannes was meant to be an event to celebrate freedom in the world and in cinema.

    It is also the story  of a great friendship between two men, Philippe Erlanger and Jean Zay, who fought for their principles and their love for cinema.

  • THE FOUR SISTERS is selected for the Special Events section of NYFF55

    Filmed by Claude Lanzann during the preparation of what would become Shoah, each of these four extraordinary women deserved a film on their own right, to fully illustrate their exceptional fiber, and to reveal through their gripping accounts four little-known chapters of the extermination.

  • THE ISLE OF THE DEAD (VR) SELECTED AT THE VENICE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL FOR THE VIRTUAL REALITY COMPETITION

    We are proud to announce that our film THE ISLE OF THE DEAD is selected at the Venice International Film Festival for the official VR competition. A voyage into the unknown, based on Arnold BÖCKLIN’s work in virtual reality directed by Benjamin Nuel.

  • We are proud to annonce that our film 700 SHARKS won Human Adventure Award at the Lumexplore Festival (La Ciotat - France) and Alain Estève Award at the International Adventure & Discovery film Festival (Val d'Isère - France).

    A 4K special in which we dive for the first time by night into a feeding frenzy of 700 sharks in Polynesia, the largest concentration of sharks in the world. Filmed with very ambitious camera gear, this documentary will reveal unprecedented social behavior of sharks.

  • MONUMENTS' MEN has just won ARCHAIOS GRAND PRIZE at the Cultural Heritage and Archeology Film Festival (Pittsburg - United States); and also the GRAND PRIZE at the ICONOS Festival : Biennal event of Archeology's films (Bordeaux - France).

     

    Never in history have we ever witnessed such a massive destruction of the Middle East heritage. This documentary invites you to meet those who work to protect and revive these treasures of humanity, those who fight to save the culture.

  • We are extremely proud to announce that our film, BECOMING CARY GRANT directed by Mark Kidel and produced by Yuzu Productions, has been selected for the TVFI 2019 Prix Export for documentaries.

    Nominations are determined by a points system which rates a film's marketing by the number of sales achieved. The winner from each category will be decided by the vote of a jury chosen from the 12,000 international buyers and professional press journalists.

     

  • Our team sadly learnt the passing of Catherine Charmet following an accident on 20 November. 

    As the Markets Manager at TV France International, she had been an invaluable help for TV sales companies for the past 20 years, infusing each market with her warm personality. Her unbounding energy and talent will clearly be missed. Our thoughts are with her loved ones and TVFI team.

  • TO PAY TRIBUTE TO KOFI ANNAN, DON'T MISS OUR DOCUMENTARY
    AVAILABLE in ENGLISH, FRENCH AND GERMAN: KOFI ANNAN'S SUSPENDED DREAM

    Two times UN Secretary-General, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, Kofi Annan talked about himself in an exclusive interview.  His vision of mankind was characterised by a stubborn confidence. Although his dream has been "suspended" by History from time to time, it is alive !

  • We are PROUD to announce that our mini-series "PROUD" directed by PHILIPPE FAUCON has received 2 AWARDS at the COLCOA FESTIVAL that took place in LOS ANGELES last month: the TV Series Jury Award and the TV Series Audience Award

    PROUD tells the story of Charles, Victor and Diego, three generations of the same family who emerge as symbol of their time.

    A chronology of tolerance and a portrait of one family through changing times.

  • Do not miss this beautiful documentary AHARON APPELFELD THE KADDISH OF ORPHANS (2016), in which he confides on his personal history, his books and their role for the memory of the Jews.

    He was the last Israeli writer who has witnessed the Holocaust. His work has more than forty books, translated and published all over the world, having obtained numerous literary awards, including the Prix Médicis Etranger in 2004, and the Israel Prize.