The Department for Market Information provides statistical and economic analysis of the trends in the European cinema, television, video and internet sectors. It also produces intelligence on the means of financing of these various sectors.


The visibility of film on on-demand platforms: Germany, France and the United Kingdom

16/03/2016 Author: Gilles FONTAINE, European Audiovisual Observatory

This report is a first attempt to measure the visibility of films, and notably the visibility of European films through the quantitative analysis of the services home pages.

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FOCUS on the Audiovisual Industry in the Russian Federation

11/03/2016 Authors: Nevafilm Research / European Audiovisual Observatory

The European Audiovisual Observatory publishes a new report edited by Nevafilm Research: "FOCUS on the Audiovisual Industry in the Russian Federation". The report provides a snapshot of the Russian audiovisual industry in 2014-2015 detailing key trends in the television and on demand sector...

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On-demand audiovisual markets in the European Union - Developments 2014 and 2015

04/03/2016 Author: Gilles Fontaine and Christian Grece, European Audiovisual Observatory

The most recent figures for television and for online video viewing

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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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