Children

 

Media Ownership: Children’s TV channels in Europe - Who are the key players?

Authors: Laura ENE, European Audiovisual Observatory

Published: 01/08/2017

This report focuses on portraying the children’s TV channels in terms of market offering, performance and major players.  More


Mapping the Animation Industry in Europe (2015)

Authors: Jimenez M., Simone P., Kevin D., Ene L. and Talavera J. / European Audiovisual Observatory

Published: 20/04/2016

A new study carried out for the European Commission by the European Audiovisual Observatory finds that while animation films represent 14.7% of overall admissions to European works, European animation only holds 20% of the animation market in Europe. The 44 US films on release indeed accounted for most of the box office for animation that year, whereas Europe leads in terms of the number of productions (107 out of 188 animation films released).  More


Focus on Animation (2015)

Authors: Jimenez M., Kevin D., and Talavera J. / European Audiovisual Observatory

Published: 17/06/2015

This booklet is part of a major research project entitled “Mapping the Animation Industry in Europe” commissioned to the European Audiovisual Observatory by the Creative Europe MEDIA sub-programme of the European Commission.  More


The theatrical circulation of European children’s films

Authors: Martin Kanzler

Published: 03/07/2014

The European Audiovisual Observatory has published a brand new report on "The theatrical circulation of European children’s films". Cinema analyst, Martin Kanzler, presented this new report at the KIDS Regio Forum 2014. The objective of this study is to analyse the theatrical circulation and performance of European fiction, i.e. live action and animation films for children up to 12 years of age compared to non-children fiction films based on a sample analysis of 648 children’s films and over 8 700 non-children fiction films which covers the period from 2004-2013.  More


Continued growth of children's television services in Europe

Published: 03/06/2013

On the occasion of the International Children's Day, the European Audiovisual Observatory has published its latest figures on children's television in Europe.  More


Audiovisual Media for Children in Europe

Authors: Martin Kanzler & Susan Newman-Baudais, European Audiovisual Observatory

Published: 18/10/2011

This report was prepared by the Observatory for the 25th anniversary of the CineKid Festival (Amsterdam) in October 2011. It covers three different aspects of media for children: the circulation and performance of European feature films for children (live action and animation) in cinemas; the supply of television channels specifically for younger viewers and finally animation programming – mainly aimed at young people – on major European TV channels.  More


The Theatrical Circulation of European Live Action Children's Films in Europe 2000 – 2008

Authors: Martin Kanzler & Susan Newman-Baudais, European Audiovisual Observatory

Published: 24/06/2009

Published in 2009 in collaboration with the KIDS Regio subgroup of Cine Regio, the European network of regional film funds, this report looked at the production, theatrical performance and circulation of live action feature films for children produced and distributed in Europe between 2000 and 2008.  More