We are a collective of talents
committed to creating quality content,
rich in meaning and emotions,
fitted for all uses and territories.

Bibiane Godfroid – Newen CEO

Founded in 2008, Newen is France’s leading producer and distributor of audiovisual content and is currently expanding its presence on international markets.

The Group’s output is produced by its subsidiaries: Telfrance, CAPA, 17 juin média and Blue Spirit in France ; Tuvalu, Pupkin, Nimbus and De Mensen in Northern Europe ; Reel One in Canada and Ringside in United Kindgom.

Newen creates programmes for players across the sector. Whether it be for public and private channels or digital platforms, producing daily, prime-time drama or major series, feature-length animation or prestigious documentaries, non-scripted entertainment or news magazines, Newen responds to all demands, regardless of format, genre, budget, medium, or the target public.

Newen is also a leading player in audiovisual distribution in France and abroad, with more than 1,000 hours of content produced each year and a catalogue of more than 5,000 hours available for the international market.

As a subsidiary of TF1 Group, our talented teams have their sights set on the future, to create, innovate and invent new ways of writing. Taking inspiration from our core values of expertise, quality, transmission, diversity and respect, all Newen’s teams are driven by a common ambition : « All about stories »


Quality and expertise
Transmission and Sharing


We build and federate a collective force committed to creating and sharing great content fitted for new uses and new territories.


Though viewing habits and platforms may change, the world will always need stories to share, stories that fuel people’s hopes and dreams.


Romain Bessi

NEWEN Managing director

Guillaume Thouret

Managing director Newen France

Benoît Thevenet

17 JUIN MEDIA Managing Director 

Taco Zimmerman

Tuvalu Media CEO

Fanchon Giorda

Director of Development & Unscripted Content

Anna Pugacewicz

Newen Deputy Managing Director in charge of finance, procurement and information systems 

Eric Jacquot

Blue Spirit CEO

Ludivine Svaldi

Newen Head of communication

Maurits Lemmens

De Mensen CEO

Raf Uten

De Mensen CEO & Creative director

Birgitte Hald

Nimbus CEO

Bo Ehrhardt

Nimbus CEO

Rodolphe Buet

Chief Distribution Officer

Tom Berry

Reel One CEO

Emilie Maarek

Group General Counsel

Philippe Levasseur

Head of international

Vincent Meslet

Managing executive director Newen France