FRANCE Televisions- France 5

Deputy Head of Documentaries - Acquisitions & International Co-productions
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Genres Docs & Factual
Company Description France 5 is a French public television network, part of the France Télévisions group. It features mainly documentaries and magazines and is the fifth French channel as far as audience share is concerned.
Looking for Series and one-offs for the following slots:
- Society/investigation/current affairs (Tuesday, prime time)
- Society/consumer (Sunday, prime time)
- Contemporary History (Sunday, 10.30 p.m.) - best to have a link to France, except for commemorations
- Science/Archeology/Health (Wednesday, prime time) 90´, 2X 52´, one-offs only
- Arts and Culture
- Possibly no hosted programmes except for discovery/travel
- For the time being, mostly interested in science programmes and discovery/travel
Policy & Volume of Acquisition France 5´s programme is mainly made up of documentaries, with 325 hours produced each year and 500 hours acquired. 60 hours are also co-produced internationally. They receive 3,000 proposals for programmes per year but do not do package deals.
Language For any language, they will do the French version. For programmes in non-EU languages, an English version will be needed.
Audience 55+
Prices EUR 8,000 to 9,000 for 52', original version
Length 26´, 52´, 90´
Territories France
Licence 3 years, 2 runs with 12 to 18 months exclusivity - 7 day catch-up rights
Contact by Send a link or a DVD. Answer to be expected after 1 or 2 months.
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Updated post-MIPCOM 2016