Drama options are everywhere, forcing buyers to be discerning.
Hit by the economic meltdown, French TV exports dipped 9.7% to $176.2 million last year, according to figures unveiled at the TVFI Biarritz Rendez-Vous on Thursday.
For organizers of the 25th edition of Mipcom, the focus this year won't be on who isn't coming.
France finally has a new line of hit dramas -- period procedurals. "Petits meurtres d'Agatha Christie" (A Family Murder Party), Christie retreads set in 1920s France, and miniseries "Nicolas le…
TF1 ruled over French TV ratings in 2008. But the Gallic broadcaster took a huge hit from digital terrestrial TV, which truly came of age this year in Gaul. Net's total audience share plunged 2.5…
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