The approval of the transaction by the Departement of Canadian Heritage allows Newen to complete the acquisition of Reel One.

Based in Montreal with offices in London, Los Angeles and Vancouver, Reel One develops, finances, produces and markets telefilms and series for a global audience. Formed in 2001 by Tom Berry, Reel One is one of the most dynamic independent players in audiovisual production and licensing.

Reel One brings skills and strengths in complement to and reinforcing those of Newen group, in line with the group’s development strategy notably in english-speaking territories.