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Encore Television Distribution

C21 DIGITAL SCREENINGS

Encore Television Distribution

Company overview

Encore International is the distribution arm of the Encore group.

Founded in 2000 by CEO and Producer François ROZON, Encore is a multi-award-winning integrated entertainment group, one of the most prolific production companies in scripted series (comedy and drama), live comedy specials, live plays and artist management in French Canada. READ MORE

Programming Profile

Encore heads to Content London to reconnect with the market

11-11-2021

Chrystine Girard, head of international distribution at Montreal-based Encore International, talks about changing global demand for Quebec content, her new programmes on C21’s Digital Screenings and Encore’s global expansion plans.

 

How has your company’s content strategy changed after the events of the past 18 months?
If we look back to how we did business before the pandemic and compare it with now, some 18 months later, the ‘before and after’ hasn’t changed that much; it’s during the pandemic that we had to adjust. We had to find efficient ways to bring our content to the market, to get the buyers’ attention and to ‘feel’ the market – something you cannot do through a computer screen.

 

During that period, indeed, video conferencing did help, but only up to a point. At the beginning of the pandemic, as nobody knew what lay ahead and for how long, and with productions put to a halt, unsurprisingly, acquisitions increased. After a few months, though, even though we were still pitching virtually, we saw a slowing of the decision-making process.

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Chrystine Girard Head of International Distribution
Encore Television Distribution

Dominique Simard Managing Director
Encore Television Distribution

François Rozon President and Executive Officer
Encore Television Distribution

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