FEDERATION ANNOUNCES RECENT RAFT OF SALES IN ASIAN TERRITORIES
Paris, June 30, 2022
For Immediate release
Federation is currently attending MipChina (June 28 th -July 1 st ). A participation that makes perfectly sense regarding its recent and spectacular increase of business in Asia.
Among the recent sales is Around the world in 80 days. The big budget pan-European series recently sold in China (WingSight), in South Korea (Watcha) as well as in Japan.
Thriller series Bad Banks (Seasons 1 & 2) and drama Made in Italy have also made their way into the Chinese households thanks to Blue Media. Bad Banks (S1-2) also sold to Now TV in Hong Kong and Macao and Your Honor to Wowowo in Japan.
Federation’s documentaries are also greatly appreciated by the Asian market, with Nadia soon to be released in all Asia thanks to a premium local platform and Wenger available both in Hong Kong and Macao (Now TV), in South Korea (Watcha) and in China (WingSight).
During the last years, Federation’s number of deals rose exponentially whether it’s in fiction, kids’content or in documentaries, in China and in 16 other territories, covering almost every country
of the continent. These recent sales open great perspectives for the future, in a context of great development and opportunities for partnership in Asia.
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About Federation Entertainment:
Led by Pascal Breton and Lionel Uzan, Federation heralds a new breed of independent European studios, focusing on the creation, production, financing and distribution of high-quality original productions for the global marketplace. Federation Entertainment works with the best worldwide talents and partners in the industry to create a strong distribution portfolio as well as an array of premium international productions. Only eight years after its creation, the production and distribution studio based in Paris, Los Angeles, Rome, Madrid, London, Berlin, Cologne and Tel-Aviv boasts 200 full time employees, a number which continues to grow monthly.
Active in the drama, kids & family, documentary and light entertainment space, Federation works with all platforms and major broadcasters in the market. Its rich portfolio includes major award-winning and international successes such as the cult spy series The Bureau (50 X 52′), the financial thriller Bad Banks (12 x 52′), the Netflix original hit series Baby (now 3 seasons), Find Me In Paris (78 X 26′), the premium live action hit for teens, Mister8, (8 X 45′), Best series & Best actor awards at CanneSeries 2021, In Treatment, the adaptation of cult format BeTipul by Eric Toledano and Olivier Nakache for ARTE, Around the World in 80 Days starring David Tennant, produced for the European Alliance (France Televisions, ZDF, Rai), PBS Masterpiece and BBC; as well as Varane, Destin de Champion (Amazon Prime-Video), to name a few.