The approval of the transaction by the Departement of Canadian Heritage allows
Newen to complete the acquisition of Reel One.
Based in Montreal with offices in London, Los Angeles and Vancouver, Reel One
develops, finances, produces and markets telefilms and series for a global
audience. Formed in 2001 by Tom Berry, Reel One is one of the most dynamic
independent players in audiovisual production and licensing.
Reel One brings skills and strengths in complement to and reinforcing those of
Newen group, in line with the group's development strategy notably in
Founded in 2008, Newen is a subsidiary of the TF1 Group and France's leading
producer and distributor of audiovisual content, with significant international
operations. Newen creates programmes for all sector players, including public
and private channels and digital platforms. It is also a leading audiovisual
distributor in France and outside France, with more than 1,000 hours of
programmes produced per year and a catalogue of more than 5,000 hours of