Memento Films International founded in 2005 in Paris is a art house film seller. Memento Films International is focusing on avant-garde movies, low budget productions rather than blockbusters. Memento Films aims at introducing underrated independent films which Memento Films has previously acknowledged the quality and originality.
Haut et Court was founded in 1992 in Paris by Carole Scotta. It is an independent company aspiring to reveal and enhance new talents. Haut et Court is specialized in producing and distributing films but is also producing TV series since 2008. Haut et Court has also begun to operate its films with the opening of two cinemas, the Nouvel Odéon and the LOUXOR.
Indie sales is a newly founded international sales and co production feature film company. The company was founded in 2013 by the sales agent Nicolas Eschbach and the producer Eric Névé. Their film line-up is composed of 10 films per year with a commercial potential. They are wishing to build strong relationships not only with well-known directors and producers but also with promising beginners.
Kinology founded in May 2008 by Grégoire Melin is a feature film selling company representing innovative European feature films starring international talents. The company is launching unique films. As KINOLOGY only accepts few films the sales agents can really be involved deeply with each project.
Jour2Fête was set in 2006 and releases theatrically 5 to 7 independent films per year – The company also handles video and TV sales. JOUR2FETE has also been developing its sales agent activity since 2010.
Celluloid Dreams has been at the forefront of international sales, production, and financing of quality independent films for more than 30 years. Its ‘Directors Label’ stands for the discovery and subsequent promotion of a large number of the most important, awarded and respected film directors of our times, the ‘future classics’.
Charades company co-founded by Carole Baraton, former Head of International Sales at Wild Bunch, Yohann Comte, former Deputy Head of International Sales at Gaumont, Pierre Mazars, former VP International Sales at Studiocanal, and Constantin Briest, founder of co-production & co-distribution company, Asuna. A collective experience and fresh energy at the service of films.
Memento Films Distribution founded in 2003 by Alexandre Mallet-Guy, Memento Films is an independent distribution company based in Paris and specialized in international author-driven cinema. The company releases 6 to 8 films a year. Among the latest releases “The Salesman” by Asghar Farhadi (Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film 2017 – Best Screenplay & Best Actor, Cannes 2016), “Ida” by Pawel Pawlikowski (Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film 2015) or “Winter Sleep” by Nuri Bilge Ceylan (Golden Palm, Cannes 2014).
WTFilms (which stands for “What The Films”) is a sales, production and financing company created in 2012 by Gregory Chambet and Dimitri Stephanides. After an initial focus on genre for which it acquired a strong expertise, WTFilms has now diversified to all types of movies: mainstream, arthouse, comedies, action, thriller, horror, and documentaries.
The Bureau set up in 2000, LE BUREAU (Paris) et THE BUREAU (London) have produced and co-produced more than 30 international feature films by multi-award winning directors and promising new talents. Since 2009, their activities have widened to international sales through THE BUREAU SALES. TBS now handles more than 500 titles from prestigious directors, including CELLULOID DREAMS’ and REZO FILMS’ libraries, and recently moved on to selling in-house productions and co-productions.
Elle Driver is a sales and acquisitions outfit based in Paris committed to represent and grow with the world’s most creative rising talents. Across a broad spectrum of budgets and content, Elle Driver slate emphasizes a diversity of films each with a unique universe and sensibility. Rising to every challenge, the movies know no limits of ambition or genre.
The Match Factory is dedicated to bringing the finest in arthouse cinema to the international market. Since our founding in 2006, our passion has been to work with films of signature and vision from around the globe. The Match Factory has built strong relationships with acclaimed directors and producers, while working simultaneously to discover promising new filmmakers with a powerful original style.
Mk2Films Every year, mk2 films sells and distributes a dozen new films by established or promising directors such as Jia Zhang-Ke, Paweł Pawlikowski, Xavier Dolan, Agnès Varda, Robert Guédiguian and Stéphane Brizé. mk2 films also distributes a unique library of more than 600 films in France and around the world, including some of the major films of the history of cinema and a large number of classic films restored in HD and 2K: Charles Chaplin, François Truffaut, Jacques Demy, Abbas Kiarostami…
HUANXI Media is an innovative media company in China, focusing on investment and production of films, drama series, and operation of a subscription based OTT platform. The company was founded by Mr. Dong Ping , Ning Hao , Xu Zheng and Steven Xiang in 2015, and listed on Hong Kong Stock Exchange
Palace Film Founded in 1965 by Antonio Zeccola AM, Palace Films has proudly brought the work of pioneering visionaries, world masters and risk-taking new talent to cinemagoers in Australia and New Zealand for over fifty years.
Playtime Founded in 1965 by Antonio Zeccola AM, Palace Films has proudly brought the work of pioneering visionaries, world masters and risk-taking new talent to cinemagoers in Australia and New Zealand for over fifty years.
Les Armateurs Les Armateurs is a French film and animation production company founded in 1994.
With more than 25 years of experience, Les Armateurs has had many successes in cinema: Kirikou and the witch in 1998, Les Triplettes de Belleville in 2003, Brendan and the secret of Kells in 2009, Ernest and Célestine in 2012, s imposing as one of the leading companies in the production of animated films in France. His productions have received honors with 4 Oscar nominations, 2 César awards and numerous festival awards.
Wild Bunch Wild Bunch is an independent European film distribution company, listed on the Frankfort stock exchange, which manages a catalog of more than 2,200 titles. Characterized by a varied editorial line, the company offers a choice of constantly renewed and innovative films, from around the world, by investing in local European films, American or international independent films. Over the past few years, Wild Bunch has successfully acquired and distributed The Artist, La vie d’Adèle, Dheepan, Drive, Fahrenheit 9/11, The Grandmaster, Les Intouchables, Le discours d’un roi, Le Petit Nicolas, La emperor’s march, Pan’s Labyrinth, Sin City, Chihiro’s journey, Two Lovers, Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Victoria….
Be For Films is an independent film sales company based in Brussels. We are primarily focused on independent films, whether fiction or documentaries, comedies or dramas, dealing with societal and strong women issues. We cure to international festivals, distributors and broadcasters a dozen new features annually from Belgian and international directors.
The company was launched in 2014 and is part of the Playtime group from which it receives financial and corporate backing
Versatile Versatile is a Paris-based sales company dedicated to supporting the widest range of independent cinema and gifted filmmakers worldwide. Our goal is both to introduce radical new talents and to establish successful creative collaborations with already known and respected directors.
Versatile is passionately committed to nurturing and consolidating privileged relationships – artistic and commercial – with the broadest range of international film makers and distributors, and to devising strategies to maximize the launch and continued life of our films in the market.
Autlook Autlook Filmsales is one of the leading sales agents for feature documentaries, hybrids and doc series. Since its inception in 2006, Autlook has been building a strong and varied network of partners including digital platforms, theatrical distributors, broadcasters and festivals.
GFM Films principal aim is to develop, produce, finance and sell independent movies and television films & series. Alongside the parent company we also have GFM Animation and GFM Evolution.
Founded in March 2011 by Guy Collins, Fred Hedman and Michael Ryan, the company takes film & television projects from development through to completion and delivery to distributors.
Urban Distribution UDI is a film export company created in 2004 by Frédéric Corvez.
Xilam A major European animation studio, Xilam creates, produces and distributes original programs intended for children and the whole family, for television, cinema and digital platforms.
Austrian Film Commission The Austrian Film Commission (AFC – Austrian Films), founded in 1986, is an organization dedicated to promoting Austrian cinema throughout the world. The AFC’s role is to increase awareness of Austrian filmmaking abroad and to support the positioning and release of Austrian films on the international marketplace.
Acting both as an information clearing house and as a facilitating agency for export purposes, the AFC maintains ongoing contacts with festival directors, sales agents, buyers and distributors, as well as the press, concerning new Austrian productions.
Offering a wide variety of services at the domestic and international level, the AFC consults with producers and creative artists attending international festivals and markets and supports their activities.
BAC FILMS is a major player in the French film industry. Multimandat and multilabel distributor, its activity is organized around 3 main trades: distribution in cinemas, the sale of films to television channels, and Video distribution.
Since its creation, BAC FILMS has distributed approximately 420 films and 7 films labeled Bac have won the Palme d’Or in Cannes.
Altitude Film Entertainment is a vertically integrated film company encompassing production, finance, international sales and UK distribution. The company was formed in May 2012 by Will Clarke, founder of British production and distribution banner Optimum Releasing, which he sold to Studiocanal in 2006. Partnering Clarke is Co-CEO Andy Mayson, a highly experienced executive who has held Board-level positions at such notable companies as Working Title, PolyGram, Icon, Exclusive and Hammer.