TV France International’s 25th Rendez-Vous to be held in Biarritz on September 8-12

The 25th edition of the Rendez-Vous (encounter) hosted by TV France International will be held in Biarritz on September 8 - 12, with strong producer and distributor presence from its home country exhibiting their product and buyers from all the world.

More than 120 distributors, members of TV France International, will shiowcase their latest programming (fiction, animation, documentaries, performing arts, light entertainment, etc.) to more than 260 foreign acquisition executives from around 60 countries, including China, the United States, Brazil, and all the major European territories. The market targets everyone from TV channels to VOD and SVOD platforms, DVD publishers, IPTV, airlines etc.

Sesions will start at the Espace Bellevue, Auditorium on Monday, September 9, with a report on Audience Trends: French Ccontent in Demand by Avril Blondelot, Head of Content Insight, EurodataTV Worldwide, followed by a speech on French Audiovisual Creations to Bring Culture to All by Céline Calvez, French MP for the Hauts-de-Seine department, Vice-President of the Commission for Culture and Education.

After lunch, there will be a sesion on 25 Years of French Exportation by Benoît Danard, Director of Research, Statistics and Forecast at the CNC (Centre National du cinema et de L’image Animée) and Sarah Hemar, Executive Director, TV France International.

All the Rendez-Vous 2019 participants will have access to Le Guide, the new mobile app for TV France International’s markets and their associated virtual screening rooms. Accessible via computer (Windows/Mac), tablet, or smartphone (Android/IOS), Le Guide provides access to a useful information regarding venues, both online and offline and a database on programming available, companies participating and contacts available, among other data.