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From ‘Titane’ to ‘Emily in Paris,’ Demand For French Content Increases Worldwide

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Elsa Keslassy International CorrespondentThanks to glamorous Paris-set shows like “Lupin” and “Emily in Paris” topping Netflix charts — and daring French female directors Julia Ducournau (“Titane”) and Audrey Diwan (“Happening”) winning top prizes at the Cannes and Venice film festivals — France drew more eyeballs worldwide in 2021 than it has in years.

A groundbreaking agreement with global streamers to invest up to €300 million ($333 million) in French content looks to continue that trend.

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