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French Public Broadcasting Staffers Go on Strike to Protest Plan to Eliminate TV License Fee

Thousands of staffers and freelancers working for France’s public broadcasting groups, spanning France Televisions, France 24, Arte and Radio France, went on strike on Tuesday in Paris to…

‘A Real Appetite for Factual’: In-Person Sunny Side of the Doc Market Heralds Robust Return to Business of Documentaries

International collaborations, new voices and renewal were the overarching themes of the 33rd edition of documentary market Sunny Side of the Doc, which concluded on Thursday. Industry professionals…

Premium Live Action Tween Series ‘Spellbound’ Set by ‘Find Me in Paris’ Creators, Producers (EXCLUSIVE)

Paris-based Cottonwood Media and the Paris National Opera are re-teaming with U.S. streamer Hulu, Germany’s ZDF and  ZDF Studios and France Televisions, all partners on “Find Me in Paris,”…

International Broadcasters Unite for Global Doc Initiative at Sunny Side of the Doc

Seven international broadcast majors have teamed to launch a call for documentary proposals at the ongoing Sunny Side of the Doc market. The international documentary coproduction unit of…

‘The Reunion’ Star Ioan Gruffudd, Director Bill Eagles, Producer Sydney Gallonde on Remaining Faithful to Guillaume Musso’s Novel

The action in upcoming mystery thriller “The Reunion,” starring “Harrow’s” Ioan Gruffudd, centers on three characters in two time-zones, 25 years apart, but the emotions and personalities of…

Trixie Mattel Show, ‘Book of Queer,’ ‘Generation Drag’ Lead U.K. Pride Month Celebrations at Warner Bros. Discovery – Global Bulletin

PRIDE “Trixie Motel,” starring drag legend and “RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars” winner Trixie Mattel, “Book of Queer,” “Generation Drag” and “Control” are among the new Discovery+ originals…

‘Parallèles’ Maker Empreinte Poaches Cinétévé’s Top Producer Thomas Saignes (EXCLUSIVE)

Empreinte Digitale, the thriving Paris-based production company behind Disney +’s “Parallèles,” has hired Thomas Saignes, a well-established producer whose track record includes “Bad Banks” and “Parlement.” Joining from…