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All information in the product listings is provided by the companies. The Mipcom market runs Oct. 17-21 at the Palais des Festivals in Cannes, France.

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AB Intl.

Email: ventes@groupe-ab.fr

Website: www.ab-international.com

Office: 22.01; 9299 8312

Attending: Frederik Range, deputy managing director; Valerie Vleeschhouwer, senior VP sales; Marie laure Hebrard, VP sales & acquisitions.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Friday Wear," Animation; The heroines are two intern journalist adolescents battling against the world of adults and the fashion press.

"Venus & Appolo," The Venus Beauty Institute is opening up once more for our very great pleasure.

"Crime Squad," Two women and four men are the Crime Squad with an overriding passion for their jobs.

ABC Enterprises

Email: abc.contentsales@abc.net.au

Website: www.abccontentsales.com.au

Office: 05:33; 9299 8024

Attending: Grahame Grassby, general manager, ABC Consumer Publishing & content sales; Augustus Dulgaro, manager, ARC content sales; Anne McGrath, sales manager, Europe, Middle East, Africa.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Outback House," Factual; Australians travel back in time to spend three months running a remote 19th century sheep station.

"Kylie Kwong: Simply Magic," Lifestyle; Kylie Kwong, restauranteur, author and award-winning chef is inspired by her travels in Shanghai.

"Surfing the Menu Series 3," Lifestyle; Gourmet adventurers Ben O'Donoghue and Curtis Stone travel Australia cooking up gastronomical delights.

Adriana Chiesa

Email: info@adrianachiesaenterprises.com

Website: www.adrianachiesaenterprises.com

Office: R36.17; +39 3358265984

Attending: Adriana Chiesa Di Palma, president; Rossella Gori, CEO.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Ghost Son," Thriller;

"Concerts, Specials Musical Events, Operas," Music; A prestigious collection of more than 60 concerts

"Library," A large selection of 400 feature films of all genres

Advantage

Email: dumon@erols.com

Website: www.advantage-media-group

Office: 21.16; 9299 8040

Attending: Michael du Monceau, president; Susie Ryan, director of intl. sales; LaLee Downey-du Monceau, acquisitions.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Secret Spot," Sport; Inland water sports featuring slalom, barefoot, trick, sky ski, wakesurf and wakeboard events.

"Oz Road Tour," Reality; Go behind the scenes of an independent record label and the lives of 7 recording artists.

"Accidental Voyage," Adventure; The dynamic seafaring journey of a 37' sailboat through the Polynesian islands.

AETN

Email: intl.sales@aetn.com

Website: www.AETNinternational.com

Office: G3.18; 9299 8565

Attending: Abbe Raven, president-CEO; Whitney Goit, Sr. exec. VP; Steve Ronson, senior VP, enterprises.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Criss Angel Mindfreak," Reality; Master provacateur Criss Angel escapes the confines of tradition for a new breed of modern mysticism.

"Inked," Reality; Celebrity chic meets outrider art when an unpredictable mix of rock stars visit Vegas' first casino tattoo parlor.

"DaVinci and the Code He Lived By," Docu.; Explores how DaVinci navigated through the glittering palaces of merchant princes.

Alain Siritzky

Email: asproductions@usa.net

Website: www.asproductions.net

Office: 25.09; 9299 8281

Attending: Alain Siritzky, president; George Pilzer, head of sales; Hobby Amar, sales assoc.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Emmanuelle's Private Collection," Soft-Erotic; Follow Emmanuelle on her sexual escapade and sexual intrigue.

"Alien Sex Files," Soft-Erotic; Alien lust and human desire collide in the hottest series ever.

"85 Soft-Erotic Titles," Soft-Erotic;

ALL3MEDIA

Email: international@all3media.com

Website:

www.all3mediainternational.com

Office: 23.02; 9299 8114

Attending: Louise Pedersen, managing director; Rachel Glaister, head of press & marketing; Maartje Horchner, acquisitions exec.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Elizabeth I," Drama; A portrayal of the mature years of the 'Virgin Queen'.

"Wild at Heart," Drama; The Trevanion family undertake a challenge to resurrect the fortunes of a game reserve.

"The Lion Man," Non fiction; We watch as Craig Busch, the Lion Man, creates the Zion Wildlife Gardens; a paradise for his feline friends.

Alliance Atlantis

Email: info@allianceatlantis.com

Website: www.aactv.com

Office: G3.14; 9299 8348

Attending: Ted Riley, exec. managing director; Phillippe Renouard, VP sales, head of drama; Stephanie Rockmann-Portier, VP sales, head factual programs.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Lunar Jim," Animated; A preschoolers series on Moona Luna, a village much like any other but on the moon.

"So Chic," Lifestyle; The challenge of making two women look equally fabulous for a splashy fashion event with two different budgets.

"David Rocco's Solce Vita," Visit local markets and prepare authentic easy-to-learn classic Italian dishes.

Alphanim

Email: sales@alphanim.com

Website: www.alphanim.com

Office: RSV.01; 9299 8923

Attending: Christian Davin, CEO; Clement Calvet, general manager, exec. producer; Anne Magnol, senior representative, Alphanim UK.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Robotboy," Comedy; A butt-kicking battle robot sent to live with Tommy and friends to prevent him falling into the hands of the evil Dr. Kamikazi.

"Galactik Football," Sci Fi; Boys and girls but also creatures from all parts of the universe come to perform their special kicks on high-tech playgrounds.

"Zombie Hotel," Comedy; Wide eyed twins Fungus and Maggot will welcome you at Zombie Hotel.

America Video Films

Email: america@americavideofilms.com

Office: 07.35; 9299 8195

Attending: Enrique Maya, president; Nicholas Gingham, adviser; Claudio Braslavsky, director marketing & acquisitions.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Stories of Lost Souls," Suspense; In six short stories frantic individuals discover what extrems they will go to resolve desperate circumstances.

"Childstar," Comedy; When you are only famous for fifteen minutes; every second counts.

"I Love Your Work," Suspense; A paranoid movie star stalks a fan.

American Cinema

Email: aci@aci-americancinema.com

Website: www.aci-americancinema.com

Office: 18.11

Attending: George Shamieh, CEO; Chevonne O'Shaughnessy, president.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Negotiator," Action; Two single mothers, one a top hostage negotiator, the other a hostage taker, face off

"Final Contract," A young courier gets tangled up with and assassin

"Good Girl, Bad Girl," Twin sisters from opposite worlds collide in the midst of a murderous plot

American World

Pictures

Email:

terese@americanworldpictures.com

Website: americanworldpictures.com

Office: 18.07

Attending: Terese Linden Kohn, exec. VP of distribution.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Day of Wrath," Thriller; A 16th century Spanish sheriff stumbles upon a series of brutal murders of high ranking nobles.

"Peaches," A young girl goes to work at a local peach cannery where she has a secret love affair.

"Miracle at Sage Creek," Family; Two families overcome prejudice and tragedy in 1888 Wyoming when a special Christmas miracle saves the life of a small boy.

Ampersand

Email: info@ampersand.fr

Website: www.ampersand.fr

Office: 10.24; 33 6 62 75 03 08

Attending: Jean Dufour, VP marketing; Teremoana Seguin, intl. sales; Damien Porte, intl. sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Shark Sex," Docu.; Discover how grey sharks risk their life to procreate.

"Zoom," Dive into the diversity of our planet.

"Bouli," Animation; The sweet little snowman in adventures that will take kids from its magical world to tropical beaches.

Animus

Email: info@animusgroup.com

Website: www.animusgruop.com

Office: 20.18; 9299 8155

Attending: Damaris Valero, CEO; Harry Neuhaus, managing partner.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Romancing Your Palate," Lifestyle; Part nutritional therapy and a complete culinary tour-de-force.

"Pulse," Sports; An extreme sports magazine series which challenges the physical limits found in nature.

"Free Keiko: The Next Wave," Docu.; Follows the life of the famous whale from the film Free Willy as he prepares to return to the sea.

APT

Email: Judy_Barlow@APTonline.org

Website: APTWW.org

Office: 16.23

Attending: Judy Barlow, VP intl. sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"A Gullwing at Twilight: The Bonneville Ride of John Fitch," Docu.; About one of motor sport's most enduring legends.

"Small Fortunes: Microcredit and the Future of Poverty," Docu.; The revolutionary loan system that is breaking the cycle of global poverty.

"Unspoiled Planet," Nature; The unusual and fascinating wildlife that populate out-of-the-way destinations.

Arclight

Email: info@arclightfilms.com

Website: www.arclightfilms.com

Office: 18.08; 9299 8273

Attending: Jonathan Deckter, president intl. sales; Lina Marrone, VP intl. sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Elvis: The Early Years," Drama; Follows Elvis Presley's life from the age of eighteen to thirty three.

"Child of Mine," Thriller; A mother finds strength to confront her adopted daughter who is hiding a deadly secret.

Arri Media

Email: aexacoustos@arri.de

Website: www.arri-mediaworldsales.de

Office: 01.15

Attending: Sylvia Edelmann, sales assistant.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Heimat 3," The spirit of renewal of the early 1990's recording how what began a German dream became less German.

"Die Kirschenkonigin," The daughter of a Jewish bank owner has a dream of becoming a farmer and her dream saves her life during the Third Reich.

Artedis

Email: artedisf@aol.com

Office: 02.17; (336) 60 90 25 41

Attending: Pierre-Richard Muller, chairman.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The 7th Day," Drama; A teenage girl tries to discover why two families have been fighting over the boundaries of their land.

"I Love You Came Too Late," Romance; A screenwriter suffering from writer's block loses the girl of his dreams and finds success in heartbreak.

"The Moon Is Red," Drama; After a wife dies in a car accident, an unfaithful husband receives an email message from her.

Artist View

Email: jay@artistviewent.com

Office: 04.19; 9299 8205

Attending: Scott J. Jones, president; Jay E. Joyce, VP

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Confession," Drama; When a high school student confesses to a priest, he is bound to silence and framed for a murder

"Smile," Drama; Through a volunteer opportunity with Operation Smile, Katie learns to help Lin with her facial deformity

"Everything You Want," Comedy; Abby faces a choice between her predictable boyfriend or a flawed but genuine love

Associated Music

Intl.

Email: eliot@ovcmedia.com

Website: www.ovcmedia.com

Office: Marketplace; (33) 668 81 37 75

Attending: Eliot Cohen, managing director.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"African Odyssey," Docu.; Follow acclaimed photographer Robin Taylor as he journeys through the African Safari.

"The History of the World Cup," Docu.; Follow football from its humble beginings through to the creation of the FA.

"The First 100 Years of the Olympics," Docu.; An in-depth look at how the Olympic games evolved over the first 100 years of it's existance.

Associated TV

Email: sales@ati.la

Website:

www.associatedtelevision.com

Office: 18.01; 9299 8029

Attending: Erik Saltzgaber, VP intl. sales & distribution; John Tancredi, director intl. sales; Claudia de la Pena, director of intl. administration.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Untamed!," Wildlife; An in depth look into the world of animals in all it's savagery, beauty, grace, and ferocity.

"Into the Wild," Wildlife; A provocative look at animals and how they live in the wild in virtually every corner of the world.

"Impossible: The World's Greatest Magicians," Unbelievable feats of magic, illusion, and escape performed by the best magicians in the world.

The Asylum

Email: strain@theasylum.cc

Website: www.theasylum.cc

Office: 14.05; 9299 8209

Attending: Sherri Strain, intl. sales & distribution; David Rimawi, sales & acquisitions.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"King of the Lost World," Horror; A group of plane crash survivors must fend off outsized predators, including the giant ape.

"Invasion," Horror; A scientist tries to find his family while surviving an alien all-out attack on the Earth.

"Frankenstein," Horror; A brilliant neurosurgeon ruthlessly creates a monster, which becomes his killing machine.

Atlas

Email: mail@atlasfilm.com

Website: www.atlasfilm.com

Office: 01.15; 9299 8202

Attending: Philipp Menz, VP sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"50 Years of Rock & Roll," Music; Brings together an performers who have shaped the face of rock&roll

"Siegfried," Comedy; After centuries full of lies, it is time to finally tell the true story about one of literature's biggest heroes.

"SOS-Bunnyguards on Board," Comedy; Weekend at Bernie's meets Titanic when to homies aboard a cruise ship try to pretend that a popular game-show host is still alive.

Australian

Children's TV

Email: info@actf.com.au

Website: www.actf.com.au

Office: 04.35; 9299 8105

Attending: Jenny Buckland, CEO; Roberta Di Vito, intl. sales exec.; Tim Hegarty, intl. sales exec..

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS "Holly's Heroes," Live Action; All Holly wants to do is play basketball, but the only team in town won't let her play.

"Noah & Saskia," Live Action; Two teenagers find each other from opposite sides of the globe, and change each other's lives.

"Round the Twist," Live Action; When the Twist kids leave the city for a quiet life they get more than they bargained for.

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BBC

Email: amy.castle@bbc.co.uk

Website: www.bbcworldwide.com

Office: G3.40

Attending: Mike Phillips, deputy CEO; Mark Young, managing director, EMEIA & CEO BBC worldwide Americas; David Vine, managing director, Asia Pacific.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Charlie and Lola," Children's; It falls to big brother Charlie to win Lola around using logic, humour and the power of imagination.

"Bleak House," Drama; The greatest depiction of Victorian London from its glittering heights to its lowest depths.

"Supernova," Comedy; Paul Hamilton swaps rainy England and a dreary girlfriend for the scorching red earth of the Australian outback.

beActive

Email: nmb@beactive.pt

Website: www.beactive.pt

Office: H4.35; +351967124864

Attending: Nuno Bernardo, general manager; Marta Gomes, producer.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Sofia's Diary," An interactive soap opera where the audience can choose what will happen in the following episode.

"The Athlete," Fiction; Follow the day-by-day of an athlete and his preparation to a major sports event.

"Getting Over," Sitcom; The world's first interactive sitcom for young adults.

Beckmann

Email: sales@beckmanngroup.co.uk

Website: www.beckmanngroup.co.uk

Office: H4.35

Attending: Jo White, managing director; Liz Meredith, intl. sales manager; Georgie Revill, UK sales & marketing manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Divided Union," Docu.; Tells the story of a conflict that was the most exacting test Americans had ever faced.

"The Knights Templar," Docu.; The story of the legendary warrior monks who have been linked to the Holy Grail.

"Maradona," Docu.; Tells the story of a playing career, dogged by controversy and turbulence.

Bennett Media

Email: prich@bennettproductions.com

Website: www.bennettproductions.com

Office: 17.24; 9299 8108

Attending: Paul Rich, president-CEO; Darren Chuckry, exec. VP; Jenn Brown, producer.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Bikini Destinations," Entertainment; World's most beautiful women frolic on beaches, in jungles around the world.

"The Extremists," Sports; World's leading extreme sports athletes captured in action around the globe.

"World of Music Concerts," Music; Hogtie & the Blowfish, Shelby Lynne, Journey, Kiss, etc. in concert and behind the scenes.

Beta Film

Email: beta@betafilm.com

Website: www.betafilm.com

Office: R31.01

Attending: Jan Mojto, CEO; Dirk Schuerhoff, managing director sales & acquisitions; Eric Welbers, managing director sales & acquisitions.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Dresden: The Inferno," Adventure; A young nurse has to make a decision that will change her life during the bombing in 1945.

"La Travista," A new dream team of the opera; Anna Netrebko and Rolando Villazon.

"Rome," Action; The saga of two ordinary Roman soldiers who become entwined in the historical events of ancient Rome.

Beyond

Email: distribution@beyond.com.au

Website: www.beyond.com.au

Office: R27.13; 9299 8855

Attending: Fiona Crago, general manager; Munia Kanna, head of sales; Yvonne Body, head of co-production and acquisitions.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Secrets of the Inquisition," Docu.; Unveils the incredible true story of the Catholic Church's 500 year struggle to remain the world's only true Christian religion.

"Secrets of Angels, Demons and Masons," Docu.; The ultimate guide to the secret societies in Dan Brown's best-selling thrillers.

"I Do ... Let's Eat," Lifestyle; The amazing, lavish and culturally specific wedding arrangements of 13 couples.

BFC Berliner

Email: distribution@bfc.net

Website: www.bfc.net

Office: Suite Biarritz, Hotel Majestic;

+49 30 72 619 4650

Attending: Rainer Soehnlein, president-CEO distribution; Sonja Brugger, CEO distribution; Michael Hefferon, senior VP of production.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"MP4orce: Beyond Real," Animation; Life has just become the most dangerous game to play.

"Sherm!," Animation; A normal teenage boy, until one of his grandfather's lab experiments went wrong.

"Da Boom Crew," Animation; Four street-smart kids from an urban orphanage find themselves on a mission to save the universe.

Black Diamond

Email: brendan@blackdiamond.co.uk

Website: www.blackdiamond.co.uk

Office: 12.20

Attending: Brendan Kelly, head of TV; Guy Chambers, managing director.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Crash, Bang, Wallop ...!," Lifestyle; A new blooper series.

"European Nations Poker Challenge," Lifestyle; Filmed in the famous Taleon Club, which was formerly the Czar's Winter Palace in St. Petersburg, Russia.

"Taste of California," producer, 30 min; A look at the fabulous wine producing regions, zoning in on some of the boutique wineries.

Breakthrough

Email: distribution@breakthrough.com

Website: www.breakthroughfilms.com

Office: 00.01; 9299 8356

Attending: Ire Levy, exec. producer;Kevin Gillis, exec. producer; Jim Erickson, exec. producer.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"War of the Wheels," To transform daily drivers into radical rides.

"Between the Sheets," Feature couples seeking sexual satisfaction.

"Exchanging Vows," Two couples compete to plan each other's wedding to win a honeymoon vacation.

British Film

Institute

Email: sales.films@bfi.org.uk

Website: www.bfi.org.uk

Office: H4.35; +44 7968 772792

Attending: John Flahive, film sales manager; Karena Weekes, business development manager; Jan Faull, archival footage sales manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Sympathy for the Devil," Docu.; Jean-Luc Godard films The Rolling Stones rehearsing and recording the classic song.

"Brothers Quay Collection," Animation; Unique Svankmajer inspired animations presented as series for the first time.

"Straight to Hell," Drama; A gang hides out in a remote town, only to come into conflict with the weird locals.

Buena Vista Intl.

Television

Email: Derek.cavanagh@disney.com

Web Site: www.bvitv.com

Office: A0.21,9299 8522

Attending: Tom Toumazis, executive VP and managing director; Philippe Maigret, senior VP sales; Steve Macallister, senior VP and GM

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Commander In Chief," drama. Mackenzie Allen becomes the first woman president of the United States. 13 x 60 mins.

"Criminal Minds," thriller. A team of mind hunters profiles criminals. 13 x 60 mins.

"Disney's Little Einsteins," children's. Takes preschoolers on fun, musical missions. 28 x 30 mins.

BWM

Website: www.bwoodingmedia.com

Office: 0.01; +1 323 841 3518

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Roofters," Children; A puppet show about a group of kids who live together on the top of a big city.

"The Eggs," Children; They have been given the task to go out into space, explore, and find new sounds!

"Greek Mythology," Children; Telling the classic Myths of the Gods, the Goddesses, the Heroes, and the creatures.

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CABLEready

Email: Sabrina@cableready.net

Website: www.cableready.net

Office: R31.17; (203) 570-7765

Attending: Gary Lico, president-CEO; Lou Occhicone, senior VP of operations; Sabrina Sanchez-Ayala, VP of sales & marketing.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Baker & Becker," Reality; An insiders' guide to each locale's celebrities, highlife and entertainment hot spots.

"Combover: The Movie," Docu.; Comedic look at the classic hairstyle in which hair from the side of the head of a balding man is combed over his bald spot.

"Decoding Opus Dei," Docu.; First-ever de-mystifying account of the controversial organizatin within the Catholic Church.

Canamedia

Email: canamed@canamedia.com

Website: www.canamedia.com

Office: 02.10

Attending: Andrea Stokes, intl. sales & acquisitions manager; Lee Harris, North American sales & acquisitons exec.; Les Harris, president.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Dr. Teller's Very Large Bomb," Docu.; The Manhattan Project lead physicist who was working on inventing the Hydrogen Bomb.

"Vintage Adventure," Adventure; Lost cities, forgotten civilizations, sunken treasures, mysteries of the sea and sky.

"Make Me a Porn Star," Docu.; A look into the reasoning behind everyday women taking center stage on a pornographic film.

Capitol

Email: films@capitolfilms.com

Website: www.capitolfilms.com

Office: 08.14; 9299 8230

Attending: Eve Schoukroun, senior sales manager; Maya Amsellem, legal & business affairs.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Alex Rider: Stormbreaker," Action Thriller; A schoolboy is thrust into the world of espionage and, armed with his own set of special gadgets, he embarks on his first mission

"Bordertown," Thriller; An impassioned American reporter heads to Mexico to investigate the brutal rape of local young women.

"Lucky Number Slevin," Thriller; In a classic case of mistaken identity, a man is forced by a gangland boss to assassinate the son of his arch enemy. But perhaps this seemingly random stranger is not quite as unlucky as he initially seems?

Cargo

Email: dpiperni@cargofilmreleasing.com

Website: www.CargoFilmReleasing.com

Office: 00.01

Attending: Dave Piperni, president; Clayton Benn, producer.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS "Life & Debt," Focusing on the stories of individual Jamaicans whose strategies for survival are determined by economic agendas.

"Half Mile a Day: The Johnny Cash Story," Biography; The original outlaw, a special detailing the incredible six-decade career.

"Impact-Songs That Changed The World," Music; Series that puts the spotlight on the songs that have made a lasting impact on music styles.

Carsey-Werner

Email: hlazarus@carseywerner.com

Website: www.carseywerner.com

Office: 21.01; 9299 8246

Attending: Herb Lazarus, president intl.; Alexandra Taylor, senior VP, intl.; Rajiv Dhawn, VP intl..

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Scholar," Reality; Set at a major university, ten qualified high school seniors, compete for a full-ride scholarship to the college of their choice.

"That '70s Show," Comedy; A group of teenage friends are coming of age and the bizarrely changing America of the late 1970's.

"3rd Rock From the Sun," Comedy; Four aliens land on Earth posing as a "normal" American family and try to adapt to human life.

CBC

Email: cbcis@cbc.ca

Website: www.cbcis.ca

Office: 11.02-13.01 ; 9299 8051

Attending: Jennifer Stewart, director intl. sales, co-productions & acquisitions; Caroline Tyre, sales manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS "Murder Unveiled," Drama; A young Indo-Canadian woman defies her family and pays the ultimate price.

"Extreme Weather," Docu.; This special recalls the top ten weather disasters of the last century.

"Naked Josh," Drama; Finding Ms. Right isn't easy, even for Sex Professor Josh Gould who teaches sexual behaviour.

CBS Paramount Intl. TV Office: R30.01 Attending: Joel Berman, president, worldwide TV distribution; Armando Nunez, Jr., president; Joe Lucas, exec. VP, sales & marketing.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Threshold," Drama; A team of experts risk their lives investigating occurrences that are affecting people through modern day technology.

"Everybody Hates Chris," Comedy; Stories of a teenager growing up as the eldest of three children in Brooklyn, New York during the early 1980's.

"Wanted," Drama; An team of crime fighters help track down the city's 100 most wanted fugitives, loosely based on real-life cases.

Channel 4 Intl.

Email: sjaeger@channel4.co.uk

Website: www.c4i.tv

Office: RSV.14; 9299 8938

Attending: Graeme Mason, managing director; Mike Morris, deputy managing director; Christina Willoughby, head of intl. sales and co-production.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"It's Me or the Dog," Dog training expert Victoria Stilwell arrives to restore order.

"Headland," Drama; Explore the loves and lives of the residents of a fictitious town in New South Wales, Australia.

"The Queen's Sister," Drama; The troubled life of the late HRH Princess Margaret, a Royal characterised by glamour, passion and heartbreak.

Cine Intl.

Email: email@cine-international.de

Website: www.cine-international.de

Office: 01.15; 9299 8202

Attending: Susanne Groh, head of intl. sales; Andrea Heuser, marketing manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Combat Sixteen," Drama; Georg moves from Western Germany to the Eastern part and there he has to fight for everything, including his life.

"King of Thieves," Drama; Little Barbu, whose dream is to become a circus artist, discovers that his mentor is involved in dark affairs.

"Twelve Chairs," Drama; A former nobleman searching one of twelve chairs in which a big treasure is hidden.

Cineflix

Email: sales@cineflix.com

Website: www.cineflix.com

Office: 04.23; 9299 8311

Attending: Paul Heaney, managing director; Kate Llewellyn Jones, sales exec.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Border Security," Docu.; A behind-the-scenes through immigration, customs and quarantine departments.

"Birth Bays," Docu; The whole experience from late pregnancy to the early days at home after the birth.

"Zero Hour 2," Docu.; Re-enacts the minutes leading up to the most dramatic events in recent history.

Cinema

Management Group

Email: en@CinemaManagementGroup.com

Website: www.CinemaManagementGroup.com

Office: R33.10; (310) 402-7110

Attending: Edward Noeltner, president; John Evershed, producer.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Happy Tree Friends," Animation; A band of cuddly characters whose daily adventures invariably end up in utter physical mayhem.

"Storybook Classics," Animation; Animated classics including: Peter Pan, Alice in Wonderland, Robin Hood, and many more.

"Reeker," Horror; Young strangers trapped in the desert must unravel the mystery behind their visions of dying people.

Cinemavault

Email: sales@cinemavault.com

Website: www.cinemavault.com

Office: 19.01; 9299 8322

Attending: Natalie Kampelmacher, intl. sales director; Steve Arroyave, VP, general manager; Paco Alvarez, VP distribution.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Spinning Into Butter," Drama; A dean at a New England college is forced to reexamine her own attitudes after a racial hate crime is committed

"Off Screen," Thriller; Based on true events, a man takes the wrong skyscraper hostage.

"How the Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer," Family; The entertaining story of three generations of women and their summer of bonding

Cinexport

Email: cinexport@wanadoo.fr

Website: www.tvfrance-intl.com

Office: N02.15; 06 07 54 33 33

Attending: Anne-Marie Rombourg-Caraco, general manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Le Gardien de Parking (The Parking Attendant in July)," The story of every day life of contemporary Chinese from a child's angle.

"Riquet," The coming of Alice, a strange girl, changes the life of a solitary man "Le Voyageur de la Toussaint (The Strange Inheritance)," After the death of his parents, Gilles is left with a ship yard and conditions

Classic Media

Email: ap@classicmedia.tv

Website: www.classicmedia.tv

Office: R30.31; 9299 8847

Attending: Eric Ellenbogen, CEO-chairman; Robert Friedman, president; Doug Schwalbe, head of worldwide distribution.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Casper: Scare School," Animation; Casper learns that his friendliness is a danger to ghosts and monsters everywhere.

"George of the Jungle," Animation; A lovable but clueless King of the Jungle enjoys ups and downs of friendships and family.

"Little Golden Books," Animation; Brings to life the original artwork of Pokey Little Puppy, Shy Little Kitten and other timeless classics.

Cookie Jar

Website: www.thecookiejarcompany.com

Office: R30.33; 9299 8891

Attending: Michael Hirsh, CEO; Toper Taylor, president & COO; Sam Ewing, senior VP, sales & distribution.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Doodlebops," Children; Deedee, Rooney and Moe live out their daily lives as the biggest phenomena in kids popdom.

"Gerald McBoing Going," Children; As Gerald the "noise-making boy" grew older, he became profoundly articulate in the "language" of sounds.

"Dark Oracle," Children; Twins with nothing in common except their genes find they are linked to the characters in a mysterious comic book.

CS Associates

Email: programs@csassociates.com

Website: www.csassociates.com

Office: 16.23; (617) 923-0077

Attending: Charles Schuerhoff, managing director; Lisa Carey, VP, intl. sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Ending AIDS," Docu.; A deadly microbe that exists only to reproduce, and the scientists racing to stop it.

"Failing Haiti," Docu.; An attempt to unravel the violent events leading to the recent departure of President Aristide.

"Forgiving Dr. Mengele," Docu.; The story of a shocking act of forgiveness by Eva Kor, an Auschwitz survivor.

Curb

Email: itothdavy@curb.com

Website: www.curbentertainment.com

Office: 19.20; 9299 8215

Attending: Carole Curb, president; Ildi Toth Davy, exec. director-head of sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Drop Dead Sexy," Thriller; Frank and Eddie take a quick and easy job running a truckload of stolen cigarettes to Mexico.

"Tracks," Drama; Story of a suburban teenager who is convicted of murder and sentenced to a maximum security prison.

"Lucky 13," Romantic Comedy; Before he loses his childhood sweetheart, Zach tracks down all 12 of his ex-girlfriends to ask them what went wrong.

D

Dargaud

Email: info@dargaud-distribution.com

Office: 08.08-10.07

Attending: Jean-Phillippe Doutrelugne, deputy general manager; Michele Massonnat, head distribution & acquisitions; Victoire de Mones, sales exec.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Trotro," Animation; Very cute and totally irresistible, Trotro is everyone's favorite little donkey.

"Valerian and Laureline," Animation; Our two time-traveling heroes aim to save the galaxy from the nightmarish Viagos.

"Yakari," Animation; A happy Red Indian, courageous, generous, free and fearless.

Daro

Email: daro@daro-films.mc

Office: 24.13; 9299 8199

Attending: Pierre-Andre Rochat, president; Sonia Fleck, intl. sales; Adil Dahmany, intl.sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Dogstar," Animation; The Clark family travels through space looking for a missing ark full of dogs.

"Movies," Drama; Large catalog of features & TV movies

"Wildlife Diary," Docu.; Become involved with wild animals in an untamed African bush setting, the Karongwe Conservancy.

Decode

Email: decode@decode-ent.com

Website: www.decode.tv

Office: 00.01; 9299 8356

Attending: Steven DeNure, partner, exec. producer; Neil Court, partner, exec. producer; Beth Stevenson, partner, exec. producer.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Planet Sketch," Animation; A collection of madcap comedy sketches with unique characters like the Ninja Handyman.

"Naturally Sadie," Live Action; Sadie's attempts to sort and classify people into one of her tidy theories mostly just gets her into trouble.

"Bromwell High," Animation; Follows the exploits of three exceptionally naughty schoolgirls.

Discovery

Website: www.discoveryprogramsales.com

Office: G3.13

Attending: Janice Strangward, regional sales director, Europe, Africa, Middle East; Grace Chan, regional sales director, Asia, Pacific Rim; Mercedes Dawson, regional sales manager, Latin America-Iberia.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Animal Face Off," Nature; Biomechanical recreations pit animals against one another to measure their strengths and weakness.

"Cassini: Rendezvous With the Ringed Planet," Science; Hope to penetrate the mysteries of Saturn's beautiful rings and its many moons.

"Becoming Alexander," Explores the life and times of Alexander the Great by following Colin Farrell as he prepares to play the part.

DLT

Email: info@dltentertainment.com

Website: www.dltentertainment.com

Office: R33:19

Attending: Donald Taffner Jr., VP; John Fitzgerald, CEO, intl. sales; Clare Alter, VP US cable & home video sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"My Family," Comedy; With three teenage children and a dad suffering a mid life crisis there is never a dull moment in the Harper household.

"As Time Goes By Reunion Specials," Comedy; Dame Judi Dench and Geoffrey Palmer reunite in these two all new specials.

"The Adventures of Teddy Ruxpin," Animation; Teddy Ruxpin and friends find endless adventure while on their quest to find the hidden treasure.

Dream

Email: dream@dreamentertainment.net

Website: www.dreamentertainment.net

Office: 01.02; 9299 8207

Attending: Nolan Pielak, president, intl. distribution.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Ellie Parker," Drama; A portrait of a young woman's struggle for integrity, happiness and a Hollywood acting career

"DISASTER!," Claymation; A hilarious spoof of big-budget action films.

"Tell Them Who You Are," Docu.; Cinematographer Haskell Wexler, challenges his son's choices about camera placement, lighting and storytelling

E

E! Entertainment

Email: ngoesseringer@eentertainment.com

Website: www.international.eentertainment.com

Office: 26.01;9299 8174

Attending: Kevin MacLellan, senior VP intl.; Duccio Donati, VP intl. sales; Christine Fellowes, managing director, E! Asia.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Girls of the Playboy Mansion," Reality; Reveals life inside Hugh Hefner's mansion as it has never been seen before.

"Wild On Tara," Reality; The ultimate party girl Tara Reid will now take viewers to the wildest parties in the world.

"Rich Kids: Cattle Drive," Reality; Celebrity offspring will trade in their fancy cars, for horses, a ranch and a pair of cowboy boots.

Earthworks

Email: cathy@earthworksentertainment.com

Website: www.earthworksentertainment.com

Attending: Peter Keefe, CEO; Cathy Malatesta, managing director worldwide licensing; Bryan Taw, director worldwide licensing operations.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Z-Force," Children; 12 young men are chosen to carry on the legacy of the Z-Force Power Animal champions from ancient ages.

"Suzy's Zoo," Children; Come join fluffy little Witzy, everyone's favorite baby duckling, as he explores the world.

"64 Zoo Lane," Children; Every night, Lucy climbs out of her bedroom window and spends time in the zoo next door listening to stories told by her animal friends.

EastWest

Email: sales@eastwestdistribution.com

Website: www.eastwestdistribution.com

Office: H4.35; +44 79 8192 6464

Attending: Alan Rudoff, exec. director of sales; Natasha Henry, marketing manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Mirage," Drama; A talented schoolboy is driven to despair by bullying, neglect and betrayal.

"Last Soviet Movie," Comedy; A man searching for the true history of his ancestors who were major participants in the Russian Revolution.

"Totally Personal," Docu.; A Bosnian filmmaker and his reflections on growing up and living in Bosnia.

Echo Bridge

Email: info@ebellc.com

Website: www.ebellc.com

Office: 18.14; 9299 8049

Attending: Lucie Salhany, managing partner; Dan March, jead of intl. sales; Kevin Tannehill, head of domestic sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Tobe Hooper's Mortuary," Horror; The Doyle family moves to rural California for a fresh start and a new business

"When Zachary Beaver Came to Town," Family; The fattest boy in the world, comes to town and changes the lives of everyone

"Premonition," Action; A San Francisco police detective begins experiencing intense visions and global disasters

Eldorado

Email: mocha.eldorado@telefonica.net

Office: R31-29; 9299 8864

Attending: Mocha Aguilar, managing director.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Ninette," Comedy; Andres's first vacation ever, will not be at all what he expects for in Paris he will meet sexy Ninette.

"Vorvik," Thriller; Heir to a big-genetic engineering laboratory, Sofia will do her utmost to clear up her father's mysterious death.

"El Juego de la Verdad," Comedy; Couples will see their lives change when one is told by mistake that he has cancer and will die in 3 months.

Eleven Arts

Email: contact@elevenarts.net

Website: www.elevenarts.net

Office: 03.28

Attending: Junichi Suzuki, CEO.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Galileo Channel," Docu.; Galileo Channel is Japanese "Discovery Channel".

"Ocean Stories," Docu.; 2000 years of Ocean History in Asia.

"Art and History," Docu.; The stories about the founder of Toyota and Sony, and the company's early years of history.

EM

Email: info@em.tv

Website: www.em.tv

Office: R29.01 ; 9299 8876

Attending: Werner Klatten, chairman management board-CEO; Patrick Elmendorff, managing director; Suzanne Schosser, managing director.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Staines Down Drains," Animation; A story goes "down the drain" with John Stanley and Mary-Jane Staines in Drain Land.

"Flipper & Lopaka-Session Ill," Animation; The best loved dolphin and his friend takes up on adventures both above and below the waves.

"Flipper & Lopaka-Feature Film," Animation; Flipper and Lopaka set off on a journey into the depths of the ocean to save paradise island.

Engel

Email: stevewebster@cmpr.net

Website: www.ebmedia.com

Office: (917) 579-3660

Attending: Steven Engel, president; Nicole Page, director of development & business affairs; Jenna Helwig, head of development.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"A Walk to Beautiful," Docu.; The lives of three Ethiopian women struggling with overcoming a severe childbirth injury

"Runway Moms," The first modeling agency catering exclusively to pregnant models

"Delhi in Flames," Men of the Delhi Fire Service as they overcome their city's unique hurdles

Evergreen

Email: holly@evergreenentertainment.tv

Website: www.evergreenentertainment.tv

Office: H4.35; +44 79 8192 6464

Attending: Holly Winder, sales exec.; Steve Walsh, director; Ken Morrison, director.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Tag Shu," Animation; Follows the amazing adventures of Tag Shu and his alter ego-Warrior Boy.

"Capertown Cops," Animation; A fast paced 'cops & robbers' series with squash and stretch visuals and Marx Brothers style comedy.

"Just Jamie," Animation; Jamie's number one priority is hanging out with her best friends and having fun.

Extreme

Email: ruth@extreme-entertainment.tv

Website: www.extremeentertainment.tv

Office: 12.20

Attending: Ben Barrett, managing director; Ruth Williams, head of sales; Laura Holdship, sales exec.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Born to Kill," Docu.; Closely scrutinised by psychologists seeking some clue to what prompted their awful crimes.

"Venezuela: Revolution in Progress," Docu.; President Hugo Chavez's election to the Presidency in 1998 would prove to break Venezuela's alliance with the U.S.

"The Poker Channel," Lifestyle; The home of quality poker and casino entertainment.

F

FAPAE

Email: fapae@fapae.es

Website: www.fapae.es

Office: R31.29; 9299 8864

Attending: Fabia Buenaventura, general manager; Maria Jose Vadillo, intl. relations director.

Film Australia

Email: International@filmaust.com.au

Website: www.filmaust.com.au

Office: 04.27; (33) 4 92 99 81 76

Attending: Lucy Milne, director, marketing & distribution; Jayne Thuraisamy, exec. intl. sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"A Colourful Life," Docu.; The story of design Pioneer Florence Broadhurst, who's work has been rediscovered by the leading fashion, interior and homeware designers.

"Road to Tokyo," Docu.; The often forgotten story of the last bloody year of WW II in the Pacific as Australia and the US overpower Japan.

"Remembering Rain," Docu.; In the face of the worst drought on record, the people of the bush are being forced to question the vaibility of farming.

Film Bridge

Email: contact@filmbridgeinternational.com

Website: www.filmbridgeinternational.com

Office: (310) 526-3456

Attending: Ellen Wander; Lori Mathison; Amanda Seward.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Angel Makers," Dark Comedy; The women of a Yorkshire farming community in WWI turn murderous when their men return from the trenches

"Deadly Exchange," Thriller; The story of a young terrorist who goes undetected in America as he hunts down the FBI agent who assassinated his family ten years earlier

"Beast of Bataan," Drama; The shocking account of a WWII crimes trial of a Japanese general

Filmax

Email: filmaxint@filmax.com

Website: www.filmaxinternational.com

Office: R33.16; 9299 8856

Attending: Julio Fernandez, chairman; Carlos Fernandez, CEO; Antonia Nava, senior VP sales & co-productions.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Baby's Room," Horror; A young couple with a newborn baby move into a new home; but there is something else in that house.

"The Xmas Tale," Horror; A group of children discover a dangerous thief trapped in a well; but decide to leave her there.

"Blame," Horror; Down on her luck, Gloria is grateful when her friend Aria invites her to move into her flat.

FilmExport

Email: info@filmexport.com

Website: www.filmexport.com

Office: 36.17

Attending: Roberto Di Girolamo, president-CEO; Elisa D'Amico, sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Come Away With Me (Vieni Via Con Me)," Comedy; A mother involuntarily prevents her youngest son from turning into a local gangster

"The Silence of the Skylark (II Silenzio Dell'Allodola)," Drama; The story of a young man from Northern Ireland who died in prison after 66 days of a hunger strike

"In Love With Death (Innamorata Della Mode)," Erotic; During a party two sisters disappear with no plausible reason while playing together

Films Distribution-Mercure

Email: info@filmsdistribution.com

Website: www.filmsdistribution.com

Attending: Merli Valentina, intl. sales; Beffa Sebastien, head of sales & acquisitions.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Va, Vis el Deviens," Drama; 1984 hundreds of thousands of Africans from 26 famine-struck countries find themselves in camps in Sudan.

"Joyeux Noel," Drama; During the war in 1914 the unthinkable happed during Christmas and all rifles were left in the trenches.

"Itineraires," Drama; Thierry Chartier is not involved in the murder of a truck driver, but for Lieutenant Amado, there is no doubt.

Filmwerkstatt Wien

Email: office@filmwerkstatt.com

Website: www.filmwerkstatt.com

Office: H4.35; +43 650 3452784

Attending: Barbara Weissenbeck, producer.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Backstage: Are You Ready for Dance?," This series of dancer & choreographer portraits gives the viewer a glimps behind the stage.

"Bass Encounters," Music; Concerts featuring the world's most famous double bass players.

"Danceweb: Sweat, Passion & Tears," Docu.; Three young dancers attending the world's largest contemporary dance festival Impuls Dance in Vienna.

Fintage House

Email: entertainment.assets@fintagehouse.com

Website: www.fintagehouse.com

Office: 003 16 5375 3408

Attending: Ernst Jacob Bakker, exec. VP Fintage Music; Marcel Hoogenberk, relationship manager Fintage Music; Akiko Kotake, representative.

Fireworks

Email: info@firecorp.co.uk

Website: www.fireworksentertainment.com

Office: R30.26; 9299 8811

Attending: Greg Phillips, president; Saralo MacGregor, VP, sales; Kathryn Rice, VP, sales, Europe.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Streetsmartz," Action; Centers on Vinnie, a wannabe wheeler-dealer and his friends.

"The Collector," Drama; A soul-collector for the Devil gets permission to try and save the souls of his clients during their last 48 hours on earth.

"Black Hole High," Action; Chronicles the strange capers of five teens in a secret after school club.

First Hand

Email: info@firsthandfilms.com

Website: www.firsthandfilms.com

Office: H4.35; +41 79335 1572

Attending: Esther van Vessel, CEO; Joan Morselt, sales & acquisitions.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Magic Mirror," Wealthy Alfreda Jives a troubled life as her wish to see an apparition of the Virgin Mary becomes more an obsession.

"Exile Family Movie," Docu.; After 20 years living in exile an Iranian family finally meet their loved ones again in Saudi Arabia.

"Pickles," Docu.; Eight Arab widows in a small village in Israel decide to start their own factory in high quality pickles.

Fish Blowing

Bubbles

Email: caro.giessler@fishblowing.de

Website: www.fishblowing.de

Office: H4.35; 9299 8596

Attending: Artur Kubiczek, managing director; Caro Giessler, project manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Fridgees," Animation; Five little Fridgees stirring up excitement in Gourmetica City.

Foothill

Email: info@foothillentertainment.com

Website: www.foothillentertainment.com

Office: Sunset Marquis VIP Club; [33]

(6) 10 32 70 19

Attending: Jo Kavanagh-Payne, president; Gregory B Payne, chairman.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Toy Warrior," Animated; A mysterious dark force threatens Sherbet's toy kingdom, it's up to a boy from the real world to save the day.

"My Little Fox," Animation; An angel banished to Earth as a cute fox to search for a lost Wishing Book.

"The Dress Up Box," Children's; Children take you on a journey through their dress-up box.

Fortissimo

Email: info@fortissimo.nl

Website: www.fortissimofilms.com

Office: 11.01; 9299 8307

Attending: Michael J. Werner, co-chairman; Esther Bannenberg, senior VP intl. sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Salaam Bombay!," Drama; Compelling portrait of a group of children surviving on the streets of Bombay.

"Delamu," Docu.; The lives and cultures of people living in the shadow of the ancient trade routes connecting China and Europe.

"The Overture," Drama; The passionate struggle of Sorn to preserve his country's endangered musical heritage in early 1900's Siam.

Fortune Star

Email: fortunestar@startv.com

Office: 10.13; 9299 8060

Attending: Peter Pooh, general manager; May Yip, head of distribution; Ben Lai, assistant manager.

4Kids

Email: BLacey@4kidsent.com

Website: www.4kidsentertainment.com

Office: R31.21

Attending: Alfred R. Kahn, chairman-CEO; Brian Lacey, exec. VP, intl.; Gia DeLaney, manager, intl. program sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Yu-Gi-Oh! G/X," Children; Follows a new and exciting generation of duelists at the prestigious Duel Academy.

"Sigma 6," Children; Highly trained covert special mission operatives battle the forces of evil wherever they find it.

"Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," Children;

France TV

Email: ftdinternational@francetv.com

Website: www.francetv.com

Office: 10.01

Attending: Michel Liberman, CEO; Jean-Paul Commin, COO; Herve Michel, senior VP intl. sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Clara Sheller," A 30-year-old shares her apartment with her best friend and both are looking for their soul mate.

"The Finest Hotels in the World," Docu.; Getting acquainted with the luxury and glamour of the most famous hotels. "Potlach," Animation;

Fremantle Corp.

Email: barbara@fremantlecorp.com

Website: www.fremantlecorp.com

Office: R35.14; 9299 8908

Attending: Diane Tripp, co-managing director; Blanca Oca Pertierra, VP intl. sales & operations; Randy Zalken, senior VP

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Reality of Speed," Behind-the-scenes look at the running of a professional supercross team.

"Swan Lake," Featuring American Ballet Theatre production of the most popular classical ballet.

"Forbes: Lifestyle Series," A look into the privileged lives of the elite and behind-the-scenes footage of celebrities.

FremantleMedia

Email: formats@fremantlemedia.com,

fidsales@fremantlemedia.com

Websile: www.fremantlemedia.com,

www.fidtv.com

Office: RB1; 9299 8911

Attending: Tony Cohen, CEO; Doug Gluck, CEO Europe, Latin America & The Middle East; Sheila Aguirre, VP, sales & development.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Showtime," Reality; Four showbiz professionals, one helpless celebrity, compete to produce the best show in just one week

"Dial A Mum," Lifestyle; When life's troubles get too much, mum always know best, but four mums know even better

"Honey I Ruined the House," More of the worst design disasters that homeowners have inflicted on their properties.

Fries Film

Email: awelles@friesfilms.com

Office: 01.05; 9299 8207

Attending: Charles Fries, president; Adam Wells, VP worldwide sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Dr. Lopez," Drama; An exiled Portuguese Jew is appointed to the position of personal physician to the Queen only to be implicated in a conspiracy to poison her

"Cookers," Drama; Three meth heads hide out in the deep woods to operate a crystal meth lab and encounter unspeakable terror

"Lambs of God," Drama; Three nuns Jiving in a crumbling monastery on a remote island are visited by a priest who plan to change to property into a resort

G

G4

Email: ngoesseringer@eentertainment.com

Website: www.international.eentertainment.com

Office: 26.01; 9299 8174

Attending: Kevin MacLellan, senior VP intl.; Duccio Donati, VP intl. sales; Christine Fellowes, managing director, Asia.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Attack of the Show," Action; The newest tech, the hottest games, the fastest-breaking news, and the oddest oddities from the fringe.

"G-Phoria," Celebrates the year's hottest games, stars, music and trends that define the videogame lifestyle.

Galafilm

Email: info@galafilm.com

Website: www.galafilm.com

Office: 00.01; 9299 8356

Attending: Arnie Gelbart, president; Julie Norman, director of distribution.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Webdreams," Docu.; Porn stars as you've never seen them before.

"LifeLike," Docu.; Delves into the fascinating world of taxidermy.

"Beauty Quest," Docu.; A successful fashion photographer goes on a journey beyond her world of glitzy magazines.

Gaumont

Email: fvedrine@gaumont.fr

Website: www.gaumont.fr

Office: 15.02; 9299 8171

Attending: Franck Chorot, CEO; Loic Trocme, president worldwise sales; Philippe de Chaisemartin, exec. VP intl. sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Virgil," Drama; Every week Virgil visits his father in prison and fuels his dreams with tales of his boxing feats

"Once Upon a Time in the Oued," Comedy; Yacine is fed up with spending holidays with his family's Algerian village and vows not to go back

"Palais Royal," Comedy; The revenge of a too kind princess, who became mean after being humiliated by her royal family in law

German United

Email: svenja.sudeikat@germanunited.com

Website: www.germanunited.com

Office: 19.16 / 21.13; 9299 8188

Attending: Helge Koehnen, head of Eastern European affairs-director sales Bavaria Media TV; Christiane Wittich, manager intl. sales Studio Hamburg; Bettina Oebel, head of sales docu.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Storm of Love," Telenovela; The turbulent life of a small-town girl who finds a job in the kitchen of an exclusive country hotel.

"Pop Hits," Music; A journey back in time to the 80s and 90s enabling you to experience the musical legends.

"A Puzzle of Crime: Kreindler & Kreindler's 9/11 Lawsuit," Docu.; Jim Kreindler and his team are now aiming to prosecute Osama Bin Laden, Al Qaida and those who helped them in court, with their 9/11 lawsuit.

Goldcrest

Email: goldcrestmkt@aol.com

Website: www.goldcrestfilms.com

Office: 09.30; 9299 8213

Attending: Stephen Johnston, president.; Abigail Walsh, sales manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Robin of Sherwood," Action;

Golden Sun

Email: goldensu@netvigator.com

Website: http://www.goldensunfilm.com

Office: 11.11; 9299 8244

Attending: Lan Tien Hong, president; Lan Ketsarinh, VP; Candora Wong, sales marketing.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Snake Curse," Horror; Its body is used to commit murder manipulated by snake venom.

"Shanghai Romance," Drama; A romantic great love of a youthful couple since the end of Tong Dynasts to today.

"The Three Swordmen," Martial Art; Someone disguises to kill the queen and steal the sword.

GoodTimes

Email: mdiaz@goodtimes.com

Website: www.goodtimes.com

Office: 01.02; (317) 822-5166

Attending: Myriam Diaz, director, intl. sales & operations; Seth Willenson, VP.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Night Before Christmas," Animation; 'Night Before Christmas, and all through the house, not a creature was stirring ... except for Gregory, a very curious little mouse.

"DVD GT Library," Animation; GT Animated Classics Library

"Felix the Cal Saves Christmas," Animation; Felix saves Christmas with his box of tricks.

Granada

Email: gimarketing@granadamedia.com

Website: www.granadamedia.com/international

Office: R38.01; 9299 8827

Attending: Nadine Nohr, managing director; Caroline Torrance, VP Americas and Eastern Hemisphere; Emmanuelle Namiech, controller of programming.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Cracker (New Series 4)," Drama; A series about a brilliant but flawed criminal psychologist.

"Jean-Michel Cousteau's Ocean Adventures," Wildlife; Showing in intricate detail everything from the individual teeth of an approaching shark to brilliant lace-like coral.

"Dangerous Waters: Shark Attack," An overnight boat trip turns to horror when the group is viciously attacked by hungry tiger sharks.

GRB

Website: www.grbtv.com

Office: R35.11; 9299 8873

Attending: Gary Benz, CEO, GRB Entertainment; Gavin Reardon, president; Marielle Zuccarelli, VP.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Agency," Reality; A look at how the modeling industry actually works and the real relationships that exist.

"Full Force Nature," Science; This film showes all types of natural disasters.

"Princes of Malibu," Reality; Exploits of day-to-day living with record producer David Foster, as he struggles to kickout his stepsons.

Greenlight

Email: lauren.roberts@greenlighttv.com

Website: www.greenlight-tv.com

Office: H4.35-19; +44 7624 453310

Attending: Lauren Roberts, business development manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Sturgis," Docu.; A visit to Sturgis and the world's largest annual gathering of motorcycles.

"4WD: On the Edge," Docu.; An in-depth insight into the world of off-roading.

"ICE Cool," Docu.; The In Car Entertainment (ICE) market is big business.

Grupo Pi

Email: info@grupopi.tv

Website: www.grupopi.tv

Office: R32.37; 9299 8882

Attending: Geraldine Gonard, general manager; Laura Minarro, sales manager; Sergio Ramos, sales exec.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Paco's Men (Los Hombres De Paco)," Comedy; A disastrous policemen team who are able to generate much more problems than the ones they solve.

"Supervillains," Comedy; A family of aliens with exceptional superpowers who comes to earth to laugh at our cliches and conventionalisms.

"The Serranos (Los Serrano)," Comedy; Urban family with their experiences living together and all their funny situations.

H

Hallmark

Website: www.hallmarkent.com

Office: R38.09; 9299 8872

Attending: Robert Halmi, Jr., chairman-CEO, Hallmark Entertainment Holdings; Peter Von Gal, president-COO, Hallmark Entertainment Holdings; Joel Denton, president of production & distribution, Hallmark Entertainment Distribution.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"10.5 Apocalypse," Action-Adventure; The aftershocks of a massive West Coast quake devastate the country state-by-state culminating in a possible nuclear meltdown.

"Blackbeard," Action-Adventure; The true story of Blackbeard the Pirate, the most infamous and fearsome seafarer of them all.

"The Ten Commandments," Action-Adventure; The epic story of Moses, leader and liberator of the Hebrews.

Hanway

Email: info@hanwayfilms.com

Website: www.hanwayfilms.com

Office: 01.02; 9299 8207

Attending: Alex Walton, director of sales; Thorsten Schumacher, manager, intl. sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Allen Carr's Easyway to Stop Smoking," The 'Easy' cure for billions of smokers, the world's most successful therapy.

"Festival Express," Docu.; The Grateful Dead, Janis Joplin, The Band, and many others, lived and partied together on a train for five days.

"Shakespeare Behind Bars," Docu.; Follows an all male Shakespeare company working behind bars at a Kentucky prison.

Harmony Gold

Website: www.harmonygold.com

Office: R31.28; 9299 8871

Attending: Frank Agrama, chairman & CEO; Colleen Morris, president; Melissa Wohl, VP, sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Death to the Supermodels," Comedy; The world's five greatest supermodels brought together for the ultimate swimsuit photo shoot.

"Siblings," Dark Comedy; This mixed up mess of half-sisters and stepbrothers scramble to resolve the demise of their evil stepparents.

"Tangoo and Ullashong," Animated; A kid pilot, and his best friend Ullashong, a robot pig-herder fight a menacing scientist intent on taking over the Lococo kingdom.

here!

Email: sales@heretv.com

Website: www.regententertainment.com/herefilms.html

Office: 03.24; 9299 8206

Attending: Mark Reinhart, exec. VP, acquisitions & distribution; Eric Bernstein, VP sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Dante's Cove," Horror; Sexy young residents of a peaceful town are plunged into a world of intrigue

"Third Man Out," Thriller; A gay detective delves into the seedy world of urban corruption, making enemies as he solves crimes

"April's Shower," Comedy; The story of expectation at a seemingly traditional wedding shower

High Point

Email: sales@highpointfilms.co.uk

Website: www.highpointfilms.co.uk

Office: 18.16; 9299 8136

Attending: Carey Fitzgerald, managing director; Ronald de Neef, co-founder; Julie Murphy-Delaney, director.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Vinci," Comedy; A notorious thief, crook turned cop and art forgers come together for an art crime.

"Shakespeare," Shakespeare is refreshed for a 21st century audience.

"Safety in Numbers," Thriller; Six contestants from a reality show return for what they believe is a reunion, but soon discover someone wants them dead.

Hollywood Classics

Email: info@hollywoodclassics.com

Website: www.hollywoodclassics.com

Office: H4.35; 44 774 774 3615

Attending: Melanie Tebb, sales coordinator; David Llewellyn Jones, TV sales director.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Ghost in the Shell2: Innocence," Animated; Japanese anime about a robot that goes horribly wrong.

"Millennium Actress," Animation; Japanese anime about an actress looking back over her long career.

"And Now for Something Completely Different," Comedy; A compilation of Monty Python's earliest TV sketches.

HS Media

Email: info@hsmedia-consult.de

Website: www.hsmedia-consult.de

Office: H4.35; 00491729415939

Attending: Heide Schramm, managing director.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Veruschka- A life for the Camera," Docu.; Countess of Lehndorff - the first supermodel tells her own story.

"Ghanaian Videotales," Docu.; The African horror film is a mix of the supernatural, myths and magic.

"Kuban Said: In the Name of the Lion," Docu.; Trying to build a bridge between the Orient and Occident.

IBC

Email: jhelmrich@earthlink.net

Office: R31.37; 1-323-365-1231

Attending: Jon Helmrich, president; Bruce Rabinowitz, director of sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Woom," Docu; Over 300 hours of HD titles in music, fashion, documentary, and travel

"Midnight Movies," Docu; The story of the cult film and its influence on pop culture and modern society.

"Famous," Entertainment; Follows the career path of the biggest stars on how they have become and stayed famous.

Icon

Email: pandora@iconentertainment.co.uk

Website: www.iconmovies.net

Office: 05.01; 9299 8278

Attending: Peter Naish, head of intl. distribution; James Norrie, sales manager; Anthony Buckner, sales manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Rock School," Docu.; Paul Green's quest is to pass on the legacy of Rock to a new generation of kids.

"500 Nations," Docu.; A look back at life in North America before the arrival of Europeans.

"Foyle's War," Drama; A series set during World War II.

ID Distribution

Email: carolynlongmore@iddistribution.tv

Website: www.iddistribution.tv

Office: 20.11; 9299 8137

Attending: Sally Miles, managing director; Emma Simpkins, sales director; Reema Patel, sales director.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Cruiseline," Factual; This series captures captain Stelios and his crew on board the cut price cruiseliner.

"Supersize Surgery," Docu.; This series follows the emotional and personal journeys of the patients and their partners into surgery.

"Skeleton Stories," Factual; Explore the most enigmatic cases from the files of America's top forensic anthropologists.

IDT

Email: info@idtes.com

Website: www.idtes.com

Office: 36.06; 9299 8877

Attending: Andrew Berman, exec. VP sales; Patti Roses, director, intl. sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Me, Eloise," Animation; Featuring everyone's favorite six-year-old force of nature - Eloise.

"Wow! Wow! Wubbzy," Animation; Wubbzy and his friends are fanciful creatures whose world is an imaginative version of our own.

"Garfield," Animation;

IFM

Email: contact@ifmfilm.com

Website: www.ifmfilm.com

Office: 14.07; 9299 8218

Attending: Antony Ginnane, president; Anthony Lyons, VP intl.; David Makhlout, director intl. sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Brothers," Docu.; Examining the grief and hopes for the future of the brothers of men who died in the Towers on 9/11

"Look @ Me," A man driven by a crazed obsession kidnaps a woman and tries to use her to change his psychotic mania.

"The Touch," Drama; The struggle of a woman to find a job given her previous stint in prison begins to seem an impossible dream.

Imageworks

Email: imageworksentint@aol.com

Website: www.imageworksentertainment.com

Office: 01.02; 9299 8207

Attending: David Shoshan, president.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Final Move," Thriller; FBI and LAPD rely on Detective Marlowe's psychic visions to solve the chess piece murders.

"The Derby Stallion," Family; A teenage boy discover his passion for horses, his champion spirit, and the first love of his life.

"The Painting," Drama; Heir to a Kansas City family fortune sacrifices everything to be with the African American woman he loves.

IMC

Email: admin@imcvision.com

Website: www.imcvision.com

Office: R31.11; 9299 8830

Attending: Ken Gray, head of programming & managing director; Rod Rodrigo, intl. sales manager; Sarah Dunderdale, intl. sales exec.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Nip Tuck Workout: The Natural Way," Fitness; A range of exercises targeting specific body parts.

"Face Painting," Children's; Shows techniques to transform your kids into the character of their dreams.

"Spirit Rescue," The spirit rescue team deal with urban hauntings, investigating each case and strive to cleanse these homes from ghosts.

Impact

Email: movies@impactfilms.net

Office: 02.34; 9299 8109

Attending: Jon Brewer, CEO; Laura Royko, sales manager; Patrick Parenteau, administrator.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Classic Artists Series," Music; Rock music's legends of the 60's, 70's, 80's.

"All Apologies Kurt Cobain," Music; Tribute to Kurt Cobain of Nirvana.

"Mix of Nations," Magazine; The series travels the globe to the world's hottest destinations for clubbing and festivals.

Indigo

Email: info@indigofilm.com

Website: www.indigofilm.com

Office: R34.10; 9299 8814

Attending: David Lawley, managing director & head of film; Rosi Krupa, head of factual & sales manager; Emma Collin, head of kids & sales manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"2005 Taurus World Stunt Awards," Entertainment; Annual award show taking place on 25 September 2005 in Los Angeles.

"Avatar," A young bounty hunter makes her living tracking illegal identities and finds herself in the middle of a deadly conspiracy.

"Baltic Storm," A journalist from Berlin and a Swedish lawyer discover the truth behind the sinking of the "MS Estonia".

Intl. Entertainment Enterprises

Email: josadelman@earthlink.net

Website: www.IntlEntertainment.homestead.com

Office: M5.01; 9299 7300

Attending: Joseph Adelman, CEO.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Shinbone Alley," Animated; Based on the Don Marquis "archy & mehitabel" cartoon characters.

"It's a Wonderful Life, 60th Anniversary Special," A feature film package.

Intramovies

Email: mail@intramovies.com

Website: www.intramovies.com

Office: R36.17

Attending: Paola Corvino, CEO; Micaela Fusco, VP intl. sales; Federica Mei, sales manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Crazy for Football," Docu.; This is the Gabbiano Football Club, which competes in a football league for psychiatric patients.

"Sacco E Vanzetti," Drama; The frameup of Sacco and Vanzetti and their trial has been called a shameful mark on the face of American judiciary system.

"Pontormo: An Heretical Love," Drama; The final months in the life of 16th century painter Jacopo Carrucci, known as "Pontormo".

Keller

Email: kirt@ocule.com

Website: www.kellerentertainment.com

Office: 01.02; 9299 8207

Attending: Kirt Eftekhar, sales agent.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Wyland's World," Children's; Cartoon marine life and real underwater creatures go on adventures in the deep blue sea.

"Tarzan: The Epic Adventures," Action; A strange amulet is discovered in the jungles and sends Tarzan back to his homeland.

"ACAPULCO H.E.A.T. (Seasons 1 and 2)," Action; The daring Team travel to exotic locales full of danger and espionage.

Keystone

Email: films@keypics.com

Website: www.keypics.com

Office: 01.02; (604) 351-1537

Attending: Tim Brown, VP worldwide sales & distribution.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Spymate," Family; Minkey is a retired super-spy primate who must come out of retirement to help his old partner "Chestmit," Family; Trying to hide a Great Dane in a small high-rise apartment proves to be a very big problem "MXP: Most Extreme Primate," Family; Jack is off to the slopes in Utah for his most extreme adventure yet

Kinowelt

Email: filmverlag@kinowelt.de

Website: www.kinowelt.de

Office: 01.15; 9299 8202

Attending: Rainer Koelmel, managing director; Stelios Ziannis, head of world sales; Anja Uecker, intl. sales manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Lindenstrasse," Family; A mirror for contemporary, modern European society and not afraid to tackle controversial issues.

"Asterix Collection," Animation; A small village of indomitable Gauls holds out against the invaders and Asterix. "Coffee Beans lot a Life," Docu.; A Polish born Jewish US citizen returnes at the age of 84 to his hometown in Poland.

Koncern

Email: koncern@koncern.dk

Website: www.koncern.dk

Office: H4.35; 9299 8596

Attending: Thomas Heurlin, exec. producer; Lars Seidelin, exec. producer; Rikke Thorbjorn Kristensen, producer.

KPI

Email: bhunt@kpitv.com

Website: www.kpitv.com

Office: Palais Miramar; 06 74 154 535

Attending: Vincent Kralyevich, creative director; Bill Hunt, VP of development; Kristine Sabat, VP of production.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Wanda Jackson: The Original Riot Girl," Docu.; Reclaiming her place as the Queen of Rockabilly.

"WWII Underwater," Docu.; Underwater explorer and videographer Dan Crowell, Vinnie Kralyevich set out to discover the sunken U-boats.

"Lucha Libre: Life Behind the Mask," Docu.; Follows three L.A. based Mexican-Americans as they compete to become superstars of Lucha Libre, Mexican wrestling.

KWA

Email: kwa@kevinwa.com

Website: www.kevinwa.com

Office: 01.02; +34 667 54 05 47

Attending: Kevin Williams, president.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Tatuado (Tatooed)," Drama; Coming of age story of teenage boy finding out why his mother left home.

"El desenlace (The Outcome)," Drama; A director decides to play psychological games with the producers of a film project.

"Sexo con amor," Erotic; Three couples profess undying fidelity to their partners while on a merry-go-round of physical relations with one another.

Lakeshore

Email: info@lakeshoreentertainment.com

Website: http://www.lakeshoreentertainment.com

Office: 07.08; 9299 8301

Attending: Peter Rogers, president, intl. sales; Julie McLaughlin, VP intl. sales; Elisabeth Costa de Beauregard Rose, VP intl. sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Cloud 9," Comedy; A down-on-his-luck con man in need of money has a get rich plan.

"Beyond the Sea," Drama; The life story of crooner Bobby Darin.

"The Last Kiss," Comedy; Five best friends weave one poignant story of how love can turn grown men into boys

LedaFilms

Email: info@ledafilms.com

Website: www.ledafilms.com

Office: 03.21

Attending: Pedro Leda, president; Gabriela Lopez, U.S. manager; Viviana Lisanti, acquisitions

Lifesize

Email: info@lifesizeentertainment.com

Website: www.lifesizeentertainment.com

Office: 09.16; 9299 8014

Attending: Bruce Frigeri, president; Jim McNally, VP; Marc Hughes, sales & acquisitions manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Sorry for Kung Fu," Drama; The end of the Slavic wars, a pregnant young woman returns from Germany and her family tries to find her a suitable husband.

"Liberated Zone," Comedy; An economically depressed town in eastern Germany finds its collective fortune with the arrival of superstar footballer "Blondi."

"Steve + Sky," Drama; A diminutive excon, struggles to accept his burgeoning relationship with an uninhibited statuesque blonde dancer.

Lightning

Email: info@lightning-ent.com

Website: www.lightning-ent.com

Office: R35.07; 9299 8893

Attending: Tannaz Anisi, senior VP intl. sales; Kristen Figeroid, director intl. sales; Marc Greenberg, president.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Deepwater," Thriller; A young drifter stumbles upon a twisted game of deceit and murder.

"Partners," Comedy; A battle for partnership in a law firm makes a man question what he really wants.

"The Extra," Comedy; An average Joe travels to the big city to find fame and fortune as a movie star.

Lions Gate

Email: LGITV@lgf.com

Website: http://www.lgf.com/tv/

Office: RSV .24; 9299 8937

Attending: Kevin Beggs, president TV production; Craig Cegielski, VP TV programming & sales; Amanda Cordner, director intl. TV sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Weeds," Comedy; A suburban mom becomes the neighborhood marijuana dealer as a way to support her family.

"Wildfire," Drama; Young Kris Furillo struggles to turn her life around on a California horse farm.

"Three Wise Guys," Comedy; A dodgy casino owner hires three gun-toting gangsters to kill his accountant.

M. & L. Banks

Email: lebanks@aol.com

Office: 14.30; 33-616779940

Attending: Mitchell Banks, president.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Crop," Black Comedy; "Tan Lines," Movie; "Night Owls of Coventry," Feature;

Mainline

Email: info@mainlinereleasing.com

Website: www.mainlinereleasing.com

Office: E35.07; 9299 8893

Attending: Tannaz Anisi, senior VP intl. sales; Kristen Figeroid, director intl. sales; Marc Greenberg, president.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Graveyard," Horror; A group of friends in their 20's, return to a secluded cabin to put to rest the memory of a horrific accident.

"Alien Apocalypse," Sci Fi; Astronauts return from their long mission in space to find the world has been taken over by aliens.

"Puppetmaster vs Demonic Toys," Sci Fi; A mysterious toy-making syndicate seeks the formula to turn their line of dolls into vicious killers.

Marathon

Email: marathon@marathon.fr

Website: www.marathon.fr

Office: R27.03; 9299-8903

Attending: Oliver Bremond, CEO; Emmanuelle Bouilhaguet, VP intl. sales; Monica Levy, VP intl. sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Team Galaxy," Animation; Three teenagers are chosen to attend Galaxy High where they are trained to become space marshals.

"Lazytown," Animation; An 8-year-old moves to a town where she meets a zany mix of kids and gown-ups.

"Final Days of an Icon," Docu.; Historical documents that bring us to the destiny of 8 charismatic figures.

Marfilmes

Email: marfilmes@netcabo.pt

Website: www.marfilmes.com

Office: H4.35

Attending: Renee Gagnon, sales & acquisitions manager. PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS "Portrait," Docu.; A generation where marriage was "until death do us apart".

"Without Me," Docu.; The drama of teens suicide.

"The Last Communist," Docu.; The life of the last hard Marxist-Leninist leader in Europe.

MarVista

Email: info@marvista.net

Website: www.marvista.net

Office: 09.06; 9299 8243

Attending: Joseph Szew, president-CEO; Fernando Szew, COO-managing director; Michael Jacobs, president, production & distribution.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Makaha Surf," Drama; Drop in on the world of four passionate girls and one dream, to shred on the waves as world-class professional surfers.

"Love Thy Neighbor," Drama; A family fear for their lives when a series of threatening and near-death events occur.

"Ribert & Robert's Wonderworld," Animation; A high-flying frog with a heart of gold who wants to know everything and finds his answers in an animated theme park.

Media Luna

Email: info@medialunaentertainment.de

Website: www.medialunaentertainment.de

Office: 18.15; 9299 8070

Attending: Ida Martins, managing director; Abike Ullrich, sales manager; Tim Kraft, legal & business affairs.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Every Colour of the Sea Is Cold," Drama; Ari Jonsson is appointed defence council in what looks like an open-and-shut murder case.

"Dead Long Enough," Drama; A worn out and depressed lawyer, lives in the shadow of his promiscuous TV celebrity brother.

"3[degrees] Colder," Drama; A circle of friends is forced to contemplate the question, what is more important to love, or to be loved.

The Medici

Email: information@The-Medici.com

Website: www.The-Medici.com

Office: A-104; +39-349-6538162

Attending: William Medici, principal; Colin Sims, VP; Anthony Sinocchi, partner, exec. VP.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Bad Godmothers," Drama; The secrect lives of the most powerful women in Italy.

"Brand in Action," Reality; A series that takes place within fortune 1000 companies.

Men & Motors

Email: sales@menandmotors.com

Website: www.menandmotors.net

Office: 03.21; 9299 8146

Attending: James Marrinan; Dorothy Crompton; Jonathan Kramer.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Troy's Story," Sports; A look at the rise again of Troy Bayliss and his relationship with the Ducati race team.

"Car Cruzin," Sports; A look at some of the coolest, most expensive cars in the world of the rich and famous.

"Euro Porn Exposed," Erotic; An insider's view into the European adult industry.

Minerva

Email: emma@minervapictures.com

Website: www.minervapictures.com

Office: 11.17; 9299 8128

Attending: Gianluca Curti, CEO; Loris Curci, sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Have Non Fear," Drama; Franco's and Laura separation traumatizes their only child, hereby used as an instrument of vengeance by his parents.

"The Big Question," Docu.; A group of people are asked their intimate perception of the divine on the set of a debated movie about Jesus Christ.

"H.P. Lovecraft: The Terror Wiithin," Docu.; The disquieting chronicles of the 11 days spent following the tracks of writer H.P. Lovecraft.

Monarch

Email: art@mfilms.com

Website: www.mfilms.com

Office: 14.30; 9299 8344

Attending: Authur Shopinsky

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The X-Extreme Girl Games," Reality; Beautiful models compete to be the ultimate X-Extreme Girl Games champion

"Bomber Boys," Reality; Follows a new generation as they train to become a WWII Lancaster Bomber crew.

"Norm's Perfect World," Reality; Focusing on the daily life of Norm Zada and his publishing empire.

Monster

Website: www.monsterdistributes.com

Office: H4.35; 353-863822202

Attending: Andrew Fitzpatrick, chairman; Deirdre Barry, VP sales & acquisitions; Susan Broe, producer.

MonteCristo

Email: Info@MonteCristoEntertainment.com

Website: www.MonteCristoEntertainment.com

Office: 01.02

Attending: Michael Taverna, CEO; Cindy Nelson-Mullen, business development.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Boy Called Twist," Drama; The story of a Cape Town street kid; based on Dickens' classic novel, Oliver Twist.

"Yard Sale," Romantic Comedy; A refreshing approach to love turned sour.

"Spring Forward," Drama; Two men of different age and backgrounds find a healing relationship approaching father and son.

Moonscoop

Email: distribution@moonscoop.com

Website: www.moonscoop.com

Office: R27.18

Attending: Christophe Di Sabatino, president; Nicolas Allan, VP & exec. producer; Lionel Marty, head sales & acquisitions.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Code Lyoko II," Animation; Four kids have the mission to save the planet by traveling in a virtual world called Lyoko.

"Invisible Man," Animation; Features superhero Alan Crystal fighting evil with a host of high-tech gadgets.

"Dr. Dog," Animation; A dedicated doctor who'll do anything to help those in need.

MTV Networks

Email: mtvnint@mtvn.com

Website: www.b2b.mtvni.com

Office: R38.05

Attending: Debbie Back, senior VP intl; Nicolas Bonard, VP intl.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Laguna Beach 2," Reality; An uscripted look at the lives of eight teenagers who lead glamorous lives in Laguna Beach.

"The Andy Milonakis Show," Comedy; What it's like to live in the messed-up head of Andy Milonakis when left alone in his mother's flat.

"The 70's House," Reality; 12 modern kids forced to live as though it were the 1970s.

Myriad

Email: maxine.leonard@myriadpictures.com

Website: www.myriadpictures.com

Office: 20.10; 9299 8123

Attending: Jim Harvey, exec. director, sales & distribution; Mary Herne, senior VP, worldwide TV.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The River King," Thriller; A boy at a boarding school ends up dead, a local detective follows the mysterious clues to uncover the truth

"The Zodiac," Thriller; A string of gruesome murders in Northern California in the late 60's and the hunt for the serial killers

"Wonder Dogs," Family; A young boy finds a pair of abandoned dogs who have miraculous powers

National Geographic

TV Intl.

Email: info@natgeotv-int.com

Website: www.natgeotv-int.com

Office: R29.40-41; 9299 8910

Attending: Ian Jones, president; Edwina Thring, head of programmes; Donna Friedman Meir, president kids programming

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Race Against the Killer Flu," Docu.; An unnerving look at the scenarios that could occur with a global avain flu pandemic.

"Pyramids of Death," Docu.; In Mexico we unravel the mysteries surrounding the giant pyramids.

"Mama Mirabelle's Home Movies," Children; Answers to life's little questions only preschoolers can pose, while watching home videos of themselves.

NBC Universal Intl. TV

Office: H4.05

Attending: Rick Finkelstein, president-COO, Universal Pictures; Frederick Huntsberry, exec. VP NBC Universal TV distribution; Belinda Menendez, president.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Surface," Drama; Embark on an unfathomable journey to discover what might be lurking in the sea.

"Thick and Thin," Comedy; A formerly fat woman embarks on a new journey as a fit and newly single woman.

"Sons & Daughters," Comedy; A look inside the trials and tribulations of marriage, raising children and extended dysfunctional family members.

NDRL

Email: ndrl@wanadoo.fr

Office: H4.35; 33 (0) 6 1335 8463

Attending: Lombart Renaud, managing director.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"La rumeur-gossips!," The funniest French format comes to the world.

"The Hidden Treasure," A crazy format about what people can do in front of TV.

"Emmanuelle Beart, Mission to Kenya," Docu.;

New Dominion

Email: kristen@newdominion.com

Website: www.newdominion.com

Office: 14.28; 9299 8261

Attending: Tom Naughton, chairman-president; Nicolas Valcour, exec. VP; Kristen Eppley, head of intl. sales & distribution.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"A Haunting," Docu.; These are the true stories of the innocent and the unimaginable.

"Buried Secrets," Docu.; A fresh look at unique archaeological finds to help solve the mysteries of life and death.

"IndyCar Racer," Docu.; IndyCar Racing through the eyes of one team: Red Bull Cheerer Racing.

NonStop

Email: info@nonstopsales.net

Website: www.nonstopsales.net

Office: 18.17; 9299 8212

Attending: CG Anderson, CEO; Michael Werner, sales director; Judith Toth, sales & marketing manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Deadly Cell," Thriller; About forces of the free market and freedom of the press "Harbour Brothers," Drama; In the port city of Kotka in the 1950's the Harbour Brothers open a jazz bar and conquer the souls of the people "Pelicanman," Children; Adventures of a pelican and a 10-year-old boy in a world where the line between reality and make-believe is not always clear

Nordisk

Email: contact@nordiskfilm.com

Website: www.sales.nordiskfilm.com

Office: R33.11; 9299 8854

Attending: Susan Wendt, sales exec.; Klaus Rasmussen, sales exec.; Torben Jorgensen, sales exec.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Accused," Drama; A likeable man is arrested and charged with a serious crime, and his whole world falls apart.

"Chinaman," Drama; A marriage of convenience happens and a secret gives their relationship a fateful twist.

"With Blood on My Hands," Action; Having just been released from prison, Tonny discovers that he has a child and a debt to his father.

NPB

Email: npbsales@omroep.nl

Website: www.npbsales.com

Office: 16:22; 9299 8268

Attending: Kaisa Kriek, sales manager; Margaret Stanneveld, senior sales exec.; Bastiaan Driessen, sales exec.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Souls of Napels," Docu.; Provides an inspiring portrait of a city that has survived for two and half thousand years. "Willem Sassen," Docu.; A fairly obscure Dutchman became a prominent figure in the post-war Nazi community in Argentina.

"This Will Never Go Away," Docu.; An intimate picture of the daily life of three women living in an Amsterdam women's shelter house.

Nu Image

Email: sales@nuimge.net

Office: 01.02; 9299 8207

Attending: Danny Dimbort, co-chairman; Carole DeLosSantos, exec. VP intl. sales & distribution.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Death & Life of Bobby Z," A hapless ex-con finds his life in danger after being called upon to impersonate a drug dealer "Journey to the End of the Night," Thriller; Pits a tortured son against his father as they separately develop plans to escape the underworld of drugs "88 Minutes," The State's star witness puts a man on death row, only to find himself with 88 minutes to live

Oasis

Email: info@oasisinternational.com

Website: www.oasisinternational.com

Office: 20.02

Attending: Peter Emerson, president; Valerie Cabrera, exec. VP; Prentiss Holman, director intl. sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"ReGenesis," Drama; A special task force investigates the abuse and misuse of biotech before it can unleash havoc around the globe.

"Exonerated," Docu.; The story of 6 people who were convicted of crimes they did not commit and were sentenced to death.

"fat blue sky," Sports; Showcasing action sports lifestyle from around the world.

Ocule

Email: kirt@ocule.com

Website: www.ocule.com

Office: 01.02; 9299 8207

Attending: Kirt Eftekhar, managing director; Tim O'Manohey, sales manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Art of Football: From A to Z," Docu.; John Cleese guides us through the creative world of football (aka soccer) in preparation for the World Cup.

"The Mars Underground," Docu.; The story of a maverick scientist who dreams of colonizing Mars.

"Trespassers," Horror; Five friends on an exotic surf journey trespass onto a cursed land.

ohm:tv

Email: sales@ohmtv.com

Website: www.ohmtv.com

Office: R33.08; +33 (6) 7447 9405

Attending: Joris Eckelkamp, managing director, intl. sales; Hans Spielthenner, managing director, format development & acquisition.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Kiddy Contest," Children's; About getting 8 to 13-year-old kids on television to sing their favorite pop songs.

"Bollywood Dreams," Reality; Search for the next Bollywood star in Europe.

"Petey & Jaydee Specials," Animation; Two ferocious little aliens are back celebrating their first Christmas and getting ready for the Soccer World Cup.

OLN

Email: ngoesseringer@eentertainment.com

Website: www.international.eentertainment.com

Office: 26.01; 9299 8174

Attending: Kevin MacLellan, senior VP intl.; Duccio Donati, VP intl. sales; Christine Fellowes, managing director, Asia.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Avalanche Dogs," Reality; Behind the scenes on one of the toughest jobs on the planet - emergency rescue.

"25 Most Dangerous Places," Docu.; Counts down 25 of the world's most dangerous places.

"Outduor Investigations," Docu.; Explores and uncovers the truth behind all manner of such mysteries.

OVC

Email: eliot@ovcmedia.com

Website: www.ovcmedia.com

Office: Marketplace; 9363 7500

Attending: Joanne Goldring-Cohen, managing director.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Nina Simone and Guests," Music; An all star line-up perform a musical tribute to the late Nat King Cole.

"The Tinnies," Children's; Centers around the antics and adventures of the inhabitants of Tin Town.

"Great Women of Sport," Sports; The story of some of history's greatest women athletes and their ground-breaking achievements.

Park

Email: mail@parkentertainment.com

Website: www.parkentertainment.com

Office: 01.02; 9299 8207

Attending: Jim Howell, chief exec.; Simon Barnes, head of film sales; Patricia Kershaw, TV sales director.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Charlie Jade," Sci Fl; One half hour from now one man will discover a gateway between worlds, a secret that will destroy mankind.

"This is Wonderland," Comedy; Alice's life turns tragicomic when she is thrown unprepared into the chaotic criminal courts as public defender.

"Alienated," Comedy; A suburban family trying to cope with the bizarre side effects of alien abduction.

Passport

Email: tvsales@passportproductions.com

Website: www.passportproductions.com

Office: 14.01; 9299 8111

Attending: Dante Pugliese, president; Andrea Miller, VP worldwide sales; Lou Lofredo, sales exec.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"California Rock," Music; A compilation featuring never-before-released performances by Sonny and Cher, James Taylor, and others.

"The British Invasion," Music; A compilation including never-before-seen performances showcasing some of Britain's biggest artists.

"Ultimate Poker Challenge: Second Season," Sports; From the Plaza Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas where hosts and players come from around the world.

Pilot

Email: info@pilot.co.uk

Website: www.pilotguides.com

Office: 16.25; 9299 8296

Attending: Ian Cross, managing director; Isla Robertson, head of ancillary sales & business development; Lucy Hockey, head of broadcast sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Adventure Golf Series 2," Sports; Our golfing traveler visits some of the most interesting and unusual courses around the world.

"Planet Food Series 2," Docu.; Each episode follows a food lover with a taste for travel on a culinary journey.

"Globe Trekker Series 11," Travel and adventure; Focuses on destinations off the beaten track.

Pop Twist

Email: dzwick@poptwist.com

Website: www.poptwist.com

Office: 02.30; (818) 219-0259

Attending: Doug Zwick, president; Zina Klapper, VP sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Dominator: Cradle of Death," Horror; A heavy metal rock and roll animated fantasy-horror-comedy.

"Raven Tales," Children's; Authentic Native American tales featuring Raven the trickstar as a wisecracking young teen.

"Derailroaded," Docu.; Acclaimed portrait of Frank Zappa and Larry Fischer, explores the zone between madness and genius.

Porchlight

Email: info@porchlight.com

Website: www.porchlight.com

Onsite: R34.03, phone #: 04 92 99 88 04

Attending: Adam Wright, senior VP worldwide sales; Stephanie Slack, senior VP worldwide sales; Laura Hoffman, senior manager worldwide sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS:

"Melt Down" action/disaster, starring Casper Van Dien. A team of scientists set out to save the world from an unprecedented solar meltdown.

"Tutenstein," children's/animated. A ten-year old boy mummy, who is struck by lightning, is brought back to life in a modern-day museum.

Feature films for family collection, library of over 65 live-action and animated family films.

Portman

Email: sales@portmanfilm.com

Website: www.portmanfilm.com

Office: 02.02; 9299 8078

Attending: Chris Bartlett, head of TV sales; Louise Matthews, sales & marketing exec.; Jeremy Fox, CEO.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Monroe: Class of 76," Drama; In almost every old school photograph there looms a face in the pack that nobody seems to remember.

"Story of an African Farm," Family; Revolves around a self-made family unit and their rural existence on the plains of the Karoo.

"Omagh," Drama; The story of the families of the victims of the Omagh bomb and their courageous pursuit of justice.

Poseidon

Email: poseidon@poseidonfilms.com

Website: www.poseidonfilms.com

Office: H4.35; 9299 8597

Attending: Frixos Constantine, managing director

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Aesop Then and Now," Animation; Ancient and modern tales based on the original Aesop's Fables.

Powersport

Powerdocs

Email: salex@ps-mill.com

Website: www.ps-mill.com

Office: 21.12 & 23.09

Attending: William McAbian, president; Tal McAbian, VP; Joel Bailey, acquisitions.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Academy Karaoke," Music; 12 karaoke DVD's "The Richard Sandrak 'Little Hercules' Hollywood Workout," Fitness; "Goddess Juice & Dance of the Cosmos," Music; Two cosmic journeys which offer distinct glimpses into the Flower of Life.

Rai Trade

Email: info@raitrade.it

Website: www.raitrade.it.

Office: R30.03

Attending: Roberto Di Russo, president; Alba Calia, VP; Nicola Cona, CEO.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Detective Montalbano," Drama; The episodes are based on the books by Sicilian author Andrea Camilleri.

"Aladdin's Adventures," Animated; Each episodes features Aladdin, a poor young man in love with princess Budur.

"Claudia Cardinale," Docu.; A life lead by the constant, tiring search for herself, looking for her real value.

Regent

Email: sales@regententertainment.com

Website: www.regentertainment.com

Office: 03.24-05.23; 9299 8206

Attending: Gene George, president, worldwide sales; Meggan Kimberley, senior VP, worldwide sales; Raegan Matthews, sales associate, worldwide sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Truth," Thriller; A female reporter is killed while investigating a story and her friends retrace her steps to solve her murder.

"Crazy For Christmas," Family; A single mother is forced to chauffeur a wealthy man around town on Christmas Eve while he gives away cash to complete strangers.

"Secret Lives," Thriller; When a woman discovers her husband's death did not happen years ago but only last week, she journeys to the town where he lived to uncover the truth.

Reveille

Email: stevewebster@cmpr.net

Office: R27.11; (818) 261-2633

Attending: Ben Silverman, president-CEO; Chris Grant, VP intl.; John Pollak, director, intl.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"30 Days," Challenges ordinary individuals to live in anti-ethical situations for 30 days.

"The Biggest Loser," A group of severely overweight men and women compete against each other to see who can lose the most weight.

"Date My Mom," A guy goes on dates with three different moms to discover which daughter to date.

Rive Gauche

Email: sales@rgitv.com

Website: www.RGITV.com

Office: 03.21

Attending: Jon Kramer, chairman; Mark Rafalowski, COO; Ron Glazer, president, sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Forensics of the Bible," Factual; Applies scientific analysis to the stories of the Bible.

"Wild Weddings III," Reality; Outrageous wedding videos from around the world.

"The Dog Whisperer Season 2," Reality; As seen on Oprah, Cesar Milan hosts this series and trains dogs.

Roissy

Email: contact@roissyfilms.com

Website: www.roissyfilms.com

Office: 04.13; 9299 8059

Attending: Raphael Berdugo, president; Marie-Anne Pujol, sales manager; Loli Geneste, exec. sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Curse of the Templars (Les Rois Maudits)," Drama; A historical violent saga.

"Letters From the Red Sea," Action-adventure; Fascinating life of Henri de Monfred is recorded through his detailed letters from the Red Sea.

"Darshan, Embracing," Docu.; Discover and better understand what makes Indian spirituality so unique.

Schwartz & Co.

Email: Bill@schwartzcompany.com

Website: www.schwartzcompany.com

Office: Buyers Lounge

Attending: William Schwartz, CEO.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Secret Of Collection," Animation; Collection of well known stories and characters.

"Puff the Magic Dragon Collection," Animation; Includes Puff the Magic Dragon, Peter and the Magic Egg and Dorothy in the Land of Oz.

"Ultimate Comedy Collection," Comedy; Sam Kinison, Lenny Bruce, Jonathan Winters, Jim Breuer make up some of the broadcast specials avaialble.

Screen Media

Email: info@screenmedia.net

Website: www.screenmedia.net

Office: R36.02; 9299 8810

Attending: Joseph Kovacs, president; David Fannon, VP business & legal affairs; Almira Malyshev, VP intl. sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Real McCoy," Action; A woman released from prison is forced into an uneasy alliance with an inept small time burglar "Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery," Comedy; A secret agent who is revived from a cryogenic deep freeze to oppose his archenemy Dr. Evil "My Life," Drama; A terminally ill man prepares for his death

Screentime

Email: cbonney@screentimepartners.tv

Website: www.screentimepartners.tv

Office: R29.32; 9299 8831

Attending: Chris Bonney, CEO; Tom McClelland, associate director; Leonora Teale, sales support manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Luxury Unveiled," Docu.; A new series that goes behind-the-scenes of the great luxury names.

"What Kids Really Think," Factual; A weekly show which explores the weird and wonderful pre-teen mind "Ranking the Stars," Gameshow; 100 people on the streets are asked to rank 10 celebrity panelists based on a variety of topics

September

Email: alexmaldini@septemberfilms.com

Website: www.septemberfilms.com

Office: 17.22 - 19.17; 9299 8012

Attending: David Green, chairman; Peter Davey, head of reality; Alex Maldini, head of sales & marketing.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Bridezillas 3," Reality; Fairytales become nightmares as brides-to-be turn into matrimonial monsters.

"Haunted Homes," Reality; Our cameras uncover the ghostly goings on in the lives of six frightened families.

"I Don't Like Mondays," Factual; Brenda Spencer was just 16 when, in 1979, she shocked America by shooting indiscriminately into a school playground.

Showcase

Email: linda@showcaseentertainment.com

Website: www.showcaseentertainment.com

Office: 09.02; 9299 8305

Attending: David A. Jackson, president; Scott Bedno, director of intl. sales; Bruce Livingston, CFO.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Flight 29 Down," Adventure; Follow these young castaways who are stranded on a South Pacific island "Dallas 362," Thriller; Two friends choosing between a life of crime and going straight decide on one more caper "National Lampoon's Cattle Call," Comedy; The owner of a internet dating service and his musician friend resort to starting a fake casting agency to find true love

SND/M6DA

Website: www.m6da.com

Office: 24.02

Attending: Thierry Desmichelles, CEO; Laetitia de la Graviere, deputy manager; Caroline Mougey, head of sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"No Place Like Home," A couple in their fifties are forced to cancel their trip to India to take care of difficulties in their kids lives "Martin Paris," An illusionist puts his talents to use for a special branch of the French CIA

"Jeff & Leo," An old police chief has to remain at home but to continue his investigations he calls on his twin brother.

Sofa

Email: beatrice.mcmillan@sofaent.com

Website: www.sofa4u.com,

www.edsullivan.com

Office: R35.01; 33.6.79.74.68.00

Attending: Andrew Solt, chairman-CEO; Beatrice McMillan, VP, intl. sales & licensing; Greg Vines, VP, production.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Shark Files," Docu.; Filmmakers and scientists delve into the mysteries of these magnificent creatures.

"The Hunt for Amazing Treasures," Docu.; Collectors, fortune hunters and regular people find the most dazzling treasures.

"Elvis: The Great Performances," Docu.; With legendary performances these specials show us why Elvis will forever be "The King of Rock 'n' Roll."

Solid

Email: info@solidpgms.com

Website: www.SolidEntertainment.corn

Office: R32.18; 9299 8858

Attending: Richard Propper, president; Michael Propper, VP of acquisitions & licensing.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Venice: Tides of Change," Docu.; For more than 800 years, residents of Venice have preserved their way of life despite changes all around them.

"Dghoubout," Docu.; A colorful look into the biggest open air laundry in the world and the work of the dhobis, or washermen, that live in Mumbai, India.

"Battleground: 21 Days on the Empires Edge," Docu.; Three weeks on the frontlines of the simmering guerrilla war in Iraq.

Sony Pictures TV Intl.

Email: ron_sato@spe.sony.com

Website: www.spti.com

Office: M5.01; 9299 8566

Attending: Michael Grindon, president; John McMahon, president & managing director, Europe; Peter Iacono, exec. VP, distribution.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Emily's Reasons Why Not," Comedy; A 30-year-old editor who guides her life with her own internal compass in the cutthroat world of Hollywood.

"The Book of Daniel," Drama; An Episcopalian reverend and father who his parishioners look to for guidance, faces challenges of his own.

"Love Monkey," Drama; Centers around a thirty-something record executive and his three male friends at different stages of love and life.

spoonfilm

Email: joerg@spoonfilm.com

Website: www.spoonfilm.com

Office: Media Stand; +49 172 385 8893

Attending: Joerg Daiber, CEO.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"A-lien & B-lien," Family; Two vegetable life forms from outer space try to find an antidote for the tickle fly plague.

"Xmas Xpress," Animation; A delivery service Xmas Xpress at the North Pole ends in utter chaos.

"Why Make Things?," Docu.; A film about Turner Prize winning photographer Wolfgang Tillmans.

Strawberry

Email: caroline@strawberryentertainment.co.uk

Office: 20.14

Attending: Caroline Holden, managing director; Richard Jones, head of acquisitions; Karen Hunter, senior sales exec.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Deanna Durbin," Music; 19 movies from the 1930's and 1940's featuring the singing voice of Deanna Durbin "Private Lives of the Ancient Rulers," Factual; This series uncovers tales of cruelty & dishonesty that make the scandals today seem very tame.

"The Quatermass Experiment," Factual; Brings Nigel Kneales's 1953 sci-fi cult classic into the 21st century.

Studio Broceliande

Email: info@studio-broceliande.com

Website: www.studio-broceliande.com

Office: H4.35

Attending: Alexis Vivant de Grotthuss, producer.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Spoiler," Animation; Sam dreams of becoming a movie star but is overzealous and rushes from casting to casting.

"Silicon," Animation; In order to ensure his freedom, Bruno has to mount a heist, however he and his four accomplices are not expert in robbing.

Studio L

Email: info@studio-1.de

Office: H4.35

Attending: Georg Michael Luyken

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Skills & Chills," Sports; The fastest man with one leg on skies.

"Kicks & Corners," Sports; The football world championship seen through the eyes of today's football heroes.

Summit

Email: sandelle@isfilm.com

Office: 04-01; 9299 8027

Attending: David Garrett, exec. VP; Harold van Lier, VP intl. sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Trigger Happy," Comedy; A mobster is temporary head of a criminal empire just as vicious rivals threaten to take control.

"Prisoner of Honor," Drama; A notorious case of criminal injustice, one man attempts to right a shameful wrong.

"Last Exit to Brooklyn," Drama; A gallery of desperate characters in 1950s Brooklyn are embroiled in tension and violence.

Sunwoo

Email: jae@sunwoo.com

Website: www.sunwoo.com

Office: 8.30

Attending: Jae Y. Moh, president; James Chin, business development; Jack Rhee, marketing manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Mix Master," Action; The residents of Gambridge town awaken to discover that their world has suddenly mixed with a magical game-world.

"Wild Animal Baby," Preschool; Follows the adventures of four young animal investigators as they work together to solve Nature's mysteries.

Telcast Media

Email: info@telcast-group.tv

Website: www.telcast-group.tv

Office: RSV.46; 9299 8922

Attending: Thomas Hohenacker, CEO & president; Heidrun Klocker, director sales & new technologies; Barbara Valiant, VP sales.

Tele Images

Email: sales@teleimages.com

Website: www.teleimages.com

Office: 22.02; 9299 8300

Attending: Isabelle Andres, COO; Marie-Laure Montironi, exec. VP intl.; Catherine Alvaresse, VP intl. co-productions.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Adiboo Inside the Human Body," Join Adiboo and his friend Robitoc as they teleport themselves inside a real human body.

"And Man Created Animals...," Docu-Drama; We travel back through the ages to visit our pets' unexpected ancestors.

"Lea Parker," Action; Hiding beneath the make-up is a martial-arts expert with an elite undercover police unit.

Tele Munchen

Email: sales@tmg.de

Attending: Herbert Kloiber, president-owner; Ludwig Bauer, managing director; Bernd Schlotterer, managing director.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Gala Concert in Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Reopening of the Vienna State Opera," Music "Rosamunde Pilcher's Summer Solstice," Drama; A collection of love stories about, and for, people of all different ages and generations.

"Rosamunde Pilcher: The Shell Seekers," A mild heart attach makes Penelope think about her past and gives her future a new direction.

Telescreen

Email: telescreen@telescreen.nl

Website: www.telescreen.nl

Office: R33.05; 9299 8840

Attending: Sjoerd Raemakers, director of commercial affairs; Theo van der Schaaf, general manager; Roger Scheffer, director intl. licensing.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Yellow Giraffe's Animal Stories," Animation; Animal stories inspired by famous poems and set in different cultures and social environments.

"Frog & Friends," Animation; Characters share a belief in loyalty, honesty, trust and friendship.

"HCA-The Fairytaler," Animation; The well known fairytales by Andersen display a magical world and themes of good and evil.

Terranoa

Email: contact@terranoa.com

Office: 02.15; 33 (0)6 64 61 91 62

Attending: Isabella Graziadey, head intl. distribution; Bertrand Lossignol, intl. sales exec.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Of Penguins and Men," Docu.; The two film makers trapped by the hostile Arctic winter reveal the hardships of this continent.

"Queen Mary 2, Maiden Voyage," Docu.; A behind the scene look at the staff on board, their walks of life, dreams and hopes.

"Experiencers," Docu.; Confronting the testimonies of those who claim to have been abducted by extraterrestrials.

TF1

Email: ajimmy@tf1.fr

Website: www.tf1international.fr

Office: R36.18; 9299 8839

Attending: Patrick Binet, CEO; Nicolas Eschbach, senior VP intl. sales & coproduction; Annabel Bighetti, TV acquisitions.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Landru," The true story of a modern serial killer who courted and murdered widows for their fortunes "Gas Station," A look at local cultures and populations as seen through gas stations of the world.

Thompson Starr

Email: TSORG@webtv.net

Office: Hotel Mexicana; 33 4 39 01 01

Attending: Joey Thompson, president; Jen Starr, sales; Chaya Finton, marketing.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Johnny Cash (Nashville Sound)," Music; The late Johnny Cash performs with all star music greats "Charlie Is my Darling," Music; Orginial Stones line up and Brian Jones, Belfast and Dublin tour 1965.

"Stones at Hyde Park," Music; Documents a turning point where their sound was evolving into darker melodies.

3DD

Email: sales@3DDtv.co.uk

Website: www.3DDtv.co.uk

Office: 02.42; 9299 8032

Attending: Dominic Saville, CEO; Lara von Ahlefeldt, director of programme development; Jayne Pitts, director of sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"U2-Vertigo Live from Chicago 2005," Music; This electrifying live concert features songs from their new album.

"Swarovski Fashion Rocks for the Prince's Trust 2005," Combines the high-profiled worlds of fashion and music all under one roof.

"Seal-One Night to Remember 2005," Music; Seal, accompanied by a 50 piece orchestra, performs his hits for a specially invited audience in Dusseldorf.

Tohokushinsha

Email: kokusai@tfc.co.jp

Website: www.tfc.co.jp & www.tfc-rights.com

Office: 03.23; 9299 8224

Attending: Kiyotaka Ninomiya, managing exec. officer; Keiichi Kosaka, senior exec. officer; Kazuo Hashimoto, exec. officer.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Tachigui-Shi Eat & Run," Animation; This theatrical feature, curiously depicting Japanese fast food and retro culture dating back to WWII.

"Ray," Animation; A female "Black Jack" doctor, who was given artificial eyes which gave her x-ray vision and treats fatal illnesses.

"Garo," Action; In the year 2045, Garo, an alchemy god knight battles some of the most culpable demonic beasts of the "Horror".

Trust

Email: post@trust-film.dk

Website: www.trust-film.dk

Office: 9299 8802

Attending: Rikke Ennis, TV sales exec; Sofie Nyholm, TV sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Zozo," Drama; Zozo grows up in Beirut and leads a normal life, until one day tragedy strikes.

"Restless Souls," Thriller; A move to the country and inexplicable things start to happen with a new house.

"Manslaughter," Drama; Carsten is having an affair with his former student who one night is part of a raid where a policeman is killed.

TV France Intl.

Email: info@tvfrance-intl.com

Website: http://www.tvfrance-intl.com

Office: 02.15; 9299 8041

Attending: Jean-Louis Guillaud, president; Mathieu Bejot, exec. director; Xavier Chevereai, public relations manager.

20th Century Fox TV

Email: Mahnaz.Landers@fox.com

Website: www.fox.com

Office: E3.01; 9299 8507

Attending: Mark Kaner, president; Peter Levinsohn, president, digital media, worldwide pay TV; Marion Edwards, exec. VP.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Bones," Drama; A fearless forensic anthropologist has an uncanny ability to find and read clues on a victim's bones.

"My Name Is Earl," Comedy; A guy named Earl who has an epiphany that makes him believe in karma.

"How I Met Your Mother," Comedy; A man looking back on his single life from 20 years in the future, as told to his two teenaged children.

Unified Film Organization

Email: jbeach@ufofilm.com

Office: 01.02; 9299 8207

Attending: Jeffery Beach, president

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Magma," Action; Earths only hope of survival lies in the hands of a few scientists as they try to save the earth from Armageddon

"Phantom Force," Action; A portal to the underworld is opened and a team of operatives must save the world from supernatural forces

"Dragon Storm," Action; A brood of dragons attack a kingdom and a group of mismatched villagers form to destroy them

VGI

Email: mail@vgient.com

Website: www.vgientertainment.com

Office: R28.13; 9299 8819

Attending: Stephen Corner, chairman; Chris Blackburn, managing director; Amy Hastings, sales & marketing exec.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Blanche," Animation; A new and fresh preschool series featuring a host of animal characters.

"Ebb and Flo," Animation; Follow the inseparable friendship between Flo, a five year old gift and Ebb, her portly dog.

"Fred Basset," Animation; A new series currently in development for 6-9 year olds based on the daily comic strip.

Videofashion

Email: licensing@videofashion.com

Website: www.videofashion.com

Office: 09.14

Attending: Marlene Cardin, president; Andrea Shochet, director, strategic marketing; Samir Cole; intl. marketing exec.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Videofashion News," Magazine; The world's greatest designers, supermodels, celebrities, from the famous to the trend setters on the street.

"Elements of Style," Magazine; Offers the most exciting, in-depth, long shelf life programs on special-interest topics.

"Model TV," Magazine; The real story once the models step off the runway and away from the camera.

Vision Films

Email: visionfilms@earthlink.net

Website: www.visionfilms.net

Office: R29.33; 9299 8850

Attending: Lise Romanoff, managing director; Andre Relis, VP intl. sales; Amy Kerr, contract admin.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Private Moments," Drama; A game of truth or dare leads to a night of sinful confessions of 4 sexy women.

"Scarred," A faceless killer terrorizes beautiful teenage girls camping in the woods.

"Do Not Adjust Your Set," 2 classic British TV series that inspired Monty Python.

Vision Music

Email: sales@visionmusicinc.net

Website: www.visionmusicinc.net

Office: R29.33; 9299 8850

Attending: Lise Romanoff, managing director; Andre Relis, VP intl. sales; Amy Kerr, contract admin.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Punk In London," Rare performances and interviews with The Clash, The Adverts, The Jam and more.

"Eminem AKA," The inside story of the biggest selling Hip-Hop icon.

"50 Cent: Refuse to Die," The definitive story of 50 Cent's journey from the streets to become Hip Hop's superstar.

Vitagraph

Email: vitagraph@libero.it

Website: www.vitagraph.it

Office: H4.35; 9299 8596

Attending: Filippo D'Angelo, general manager.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Italian Dream," Docu; A mosaic of real testimonies and fiction stories about life and experiences of Italian emigrants.

"The Marathon Runner," Docu.; Luca Coscioni's passion was running marathons when he was diagnosed with ALS and today he cannot walk anymore but he fights against the Italian law that forbids the stem-cells researches.

"Palabras," Adela works for an environmentalist company in Chile and tries to hinder the construction of a dam.

Voltage

Email: nadine@voltagepictures.com

Office: 01-02; (310) 890-4199

Attending: Nicolas Chartier, president; Nadine de Barros, VP sales & acquisitions.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Triangle," Sci-Fi; An eccentric billionaire hires a crew to uncover the mystery of the Bermuda Triangle.

"The Librarian 2," Action-Adventure; Librairian-turned-adventurer Flynn Carsen endeavors to find King Solomon's mines.

"Mammoth," Sci Fi; A giant Mammoth comes to life and creates havoc on a town.

Warner Bros. Intl. TV

Email: wbitv@warnerbros.com

Web site: www.wbitv.com

Onsite: B1.00

Attending: Jeffrey Schlessinger, president; Malcom Dudley-Smith, exec. VP, intl. sales & business development; Simon Kenny, exec. VP, Europe

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS:

"Supernatural" Drama. Two brothers crisscross the country's back roads searching for their missing father--and encountering evil supernatural forces, urban legends and creatures from folklore and superstition.

"Invasion" Drama. In a hurricane's after-math, a blended family finds itself at the center of a conspiracy designed to mask a takeover--one neighbor at a time.

"Close to Home" Drama. A young, married prosecutor returns to work after having her first child and discovers that behind suburbia's facade, even tranquil streets can hide dark crimes.

Wide

Email: wide@widemanagement.com

Website: www.widemanagement.com

Office: 02.15; +336 62 44 92 35

Attending: Loic Magneron, manager; Agathe Valentin, intl. sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"La Ravisseuse," Drama; During the 19th Century, as is the custom, a young bourgeois couple will hire a nanny to breastfeed and take care of their first born child.

"Brasileirinho," Docu.; The first genuinely Brazilian urban music that has evolved over the past 130 years.

"Odessa...Odessa," Docu.; A trilogy that brings us from Odessa in the Ukraine to "Little Odessa" in New York and Ashdod, Israel.

Worldwide Film Entertainment

Email: info@worldwidentertainment.com

Website: http://home.comcast.net/~worldwidentertainment/home.html

Office: 01.02; 310 849-1001

Attending: Trevor Wright.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Lightning Bug," Movie; Two star-crossed lovers struggle to escape the prejudice and murderous intensions of a Deep South town.

"Malibu Spring Break," Teen Comedy; Its fun in the sun in Malibu during the one week of the year most dedicated to partying.

"Spooky House," Family; A reclusive magicians life is changed by a charming orphan.

York

Email: sales@yorkinternationalinc.com

Website: www.yorkinternationlinc.com

Office: R30.27; 9299 8917

Attending: Tanya York, CEO; Emmanuel Itier, sales.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Memories of Tomorrow," Thriller; A victim of amnesia lives as a writer with his elusive wife when a hitman comes to town he is forced to face his past "Shadow Dragon," Action; The surviving member of a group of female assassins must learn how to survive by apprenticing herself to the man who killed her friends "The Ridge," Horror; Five college students vacation in a secluded cabin when a mysterious figure starts hunting them down

ZDF

Email: programinfo@zdf.de

Website: www.zdf-enterprises.de

Office: 21.02 - 23.01; 9299 8120

Attending: Alexander Coridass, president & CEO; Hans Juergen Steimer, senior VP acquisitions & coproductions; Fred Burcksen, VP distribution & investments.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Wicked Science II," Children's; Toby and Elizabeth battle for supremacy, suddenly people are turning invisible or zapped back to 350,000 BC.

"Michelangelo Superstar," Docu.; The film uses flashbacks to move through Michelangelo's past.

"The Hitler Family," Docu.; A comprehensive portrait of Hitler and his family.

Zodiak

Email: info@zodiaktelevision.com

Website: www.zodiaktelevision.com

Office: R32.21

Attending: Jacob Houlind, managing director; Jan Sailing, area manager; Janne Ingdal Andersen, area manager & marketing exec.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"FC Nerds," Gameshow; Can three months of intense football training get 16 young men to win over a leading national football team.

"The Empire," Reality; Takes participants and viewers back to the 13th Century AD "Gay Army," Reality; Recruits face new training missions designed to bring out the man in them and prepare for battle

ZZJ

Email: talinka.martinez@zzj.es

Website: www.zzj.es

Office: H4.35; 9299 8596

Attending: Talinka Martinez, intl. director; Jose Maria Zafra, managing director.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Top Talent," Musical; Four well-known artists present four aspiring newcomers who, in their first big public performance, aim to get on our "HIT LIST".

"CH@-UP," A modern, fun formula lets us interact with the audience in a new seduction game.

"Childrens Night Show," Magazine; Small children take the control of the television making a children's show of the calibre of adults.
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