Lagardère Studios Distribution scoops up 3 prizes at Series Mania 2017

Lagardère Studios Distribution scoops up 3 prizes at Series Mania 2017

Lagardère Studios Distribution is thrilled to have won three prizes in the ‘made in France’ category for new French series, broadcast for the first time in the presence of the teams.

BEST SERIES & BEST ACTOR AWARDS:

TRANSFERS

A 6x52’ series created by Claude Scasso and Patrick Benedek. Directed by Olivier Guignard and Antoine Charreyron. Produced by Panama Productions, Filmagine, and Be Films for ARTE.

An ambitious sci-fi thriller that questions how far science will go in our unquenchable thirst for immortality.

The series was also selected for the television competitionline-up at Colcoa, and will be screened every evening April 25-30 in Los Angeles.

Arieh Worthalter, awarded the prize for best actor, plays a man who wakes up in the body of Sylvain Bernard, a police captain who heads an anti-transfers taskforce.

BEST ACTRESS:

OPHÉLIA KOLB – ON VA S’AIMER UN PEU, BEAUCOUP

An 8x52’ series coproduced by Merlin Productions, Fontaram Productions and France Télévisions. Coming soon to France 2.

Ophélia Kolb plays Audrey Lartigues, a young lawyer who specializes in family law and who goes out on a limb when she teams up with her mother—also a lawyer, also specializing in family law…