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Isabelle Pechou

Fiction & Scripted Programs International Scouting |France Television
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Currently advising differents departments and channels about the foreign production, available formats and the creativity abroad in order to bring new programs on air and revamp some older ones.

Isabelle has been working in the media field for 13 years. She graduated from La Sorbonne, in Paris and University of Cologne, in Germany in French and German laws. She then obtained her Masters in the Media Management & Communication in 2001, also from La Sorbonne.

Her career began at the Business & Legal Affairs of Lagardere distribution arm, Europe Images International, then at the TF1 and M6 owned commercial channels TF6 and Série Club at the Acquisitions and Programming department.

She joigned the French pubcaster France Television in 2002, at the Acquisitions department. Since 2011, she is in charge of the Fiction scouting at the newly created International Tv scouting unit at France Television, which deals with recommendations for all the channels of the group, in terms of ready-made or formats. She is also at the Innovation Fund of the CNC (Centre National de la Cinématographie), since 2010.