Led by Pascal Breton, CEO, and Lionel Uzan, MD, Federation Studios (previously Federation Entertainment) 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 Studios 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 nine years after its creation, the production and distribution studio is based in Paris, Los Angeles, Rome, Madrid, London, Berlin, Cologne and Tel-Aviv with companies Robin & Co, Bonne Pioche, Cottonwood Media, Cheyenne Federation, Mercer Productions, Empreinte Digitale, Picture Perfect Federation, Animal Federation, Fabula Pictures, Federation Spain, Glisk, Federation Stories, Vertigo Films, Drama Team… The group boasts 250 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 (5 seasons), the financial thriller Bad Banks, the Netflix original hit series Baby (3 seasons), the premium live action hit for teens Find Me In Paris (3 seasons), In Treatment, the adaptation of cult format BeTipul by Eric Toledano and Olivier Nakache, Around the World in 80 Days starring David Tennant, as well as Varane, Destin de Champion (Amazon Prime-Video), and Nadia, recently nominated for the Int. Emmy Awards, to name a few.
Frequently awarded for its renowned productions, Federation won Best International Series Award at CanneSeries three times in a row for Partisan (2020), Mister 8 (2021) and The Lesson (2022). One of Us (Lycée Toulouse-Lautrec) produced byFederation for TF1 just won Best Series prize at the Festival de la Fiction de la Rochelle 2022.