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The Theatrical Market for European Films Outside of Europe - Key Figures 2014

16/12/2015 Authors: Martin KANZLER, European Audiovisual Observatory

This report aims to provide a high level analysis of the theatrical markets for European films outside Europe based on admissions data provided by Rentrak for 12 non-European markets including the North American market, five Latin American markets, China and South Korea in Asia as well as...

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Focus on Animation (2015)

17/06/2015 Authors: Jimenez M., Kevin D., and Talavera J. / European Audiovisual Observatory

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.

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Television in the regions: Spain and the United Kingdom

04/05/2015 Authors: Deirdre KEVIN, European Audiovisual Observatory

The European Audiovisual Observatory recently completed two snapshot studies on regional and local TV in the United Kingdom and Spain.

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FOCUS 2015 - World Film Market Trends

01/05/2015 Authors: Martin Kanzler & Julio Talavera

This 18th edition is commissioned from the European Audiovisual Observatory by the film market organiser at the Cannes Film Festival, the Marché du Film. It presents the latest trends on all the major film markets around the world regarding film production and distribution as well as admissions.

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The development of the European market for on-demand audiovisual services

10/04/2015 Authors: Christian GRECE, André LANGE, Agnes SCHNEEBERGER and Sophie VALAIS - European Audiovisual Observatory

This report is about important issues related to the development of the on-demand services sector in the EU and its impact on the wider audiovisual landscape.

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The film industry in the Russian Federation

20/12/2014 Author: NEVAFILM

This new report written by Nevafilm Research with contributions from Universe Consulting (the Movie Research project), and iKS-Consulting contains the latest information about the Russian film industry as a whole and its individual branches, describes the institutional framework in which the...

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Impact analysis of fiscal incentive schemes supporting film and audiovisual production in Europe

15/12/2014 Authors: Jonathan Olsberg, Andrew Barnes (Olsberg SPI)

The European Audiovisual Observatory publishes a new analysis of the impact of fiscal incentive schemes – tax shelters, tax rebates and tax credits - which aim at stimulating investment in the production of film and audiovisual works.

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The Turkish film industry. Key developments 2004 to 2013

28/11/2014 Author: Martin KANZLER, European Audiovisual Observatory

As Turkish cinema celebrates its 100th anniversary, the Turkish film industry looks back at a dynamic and eventful history. Today, Turkey is firmly established as the 2nd largest European theatrical growth market and the 7th largest theatrical market in terms of admissions, only superseded by the...

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Female directors in European film productions. State of play and evolution between 2003 and 2012

18/09/2014 Authors: Julio TALAVERA MILLA, European Audiovisual Observatory

This first-of-its-kind pan-European analysis of films by female directors reveals that only 16.3% of the European films produced between 2003 and 2012 were shot by female directors. This percentage is even lower when it comes to the share of admissions, with European films by women directors...

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On-Demand Audiovisual Markets in the European Union

10/07/2014 Author: Christian GRECE / European Audiovisual Observatory

This report draws a global picture of the state of on-demand audiovisual services in the EU in 2013 by providing analysis and the main available figures on complex and fast growing markets.

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