Alliance


Writer’s room: Franck Philippon

Mirage is the story of the destiny of an ordinary woman, Claire, who is thrust into the dangerous world of espionage and has to take control of her fate. Our first writing challenge was to combine the plot of a spy thriller with the emotional ingredients of a family drama. Finding the balance between these […]

Europe’s Alliance looks to Spain as it navigates different priorities

The fledgling Alliance of European public broadcasters is looking to get into business with Spain as it continues to become more established in the landscape.  Rai’s commissioner for international co-productions Michele Zatta has confirmed that the Alliance – a partnership formed last year between France Télévisions, Italy’s Rai and Germany’s ZDF to pool resources and […]

eOne acquires Alliance for US$230m

Canadian producer and distributor Entertainment One (eOne) has acquired rival distribution firm Alliance Films for US$230 million. The deal comes after months of negotiations and will see eOne pay cash and take on debt. It will see the new company become the largest film distributor in Canada and the UK and will also have operations […]