For the fourth time in Cannes, publishers join forces to pitch 10 French and German books selected to show their adaptation potential by a jury formed of audiovisual professionals.

The selected books are the following:

33 days by Léon Werth, VIVIANE HAMY

A woman in the polar night by Christiane Ritter, PROPYLAEN VERLAG

Apocalypse Baby by Virginie Despentes, GRASSET FASQUELLE

Cici’s journal by Joris Chamblain and Aurélie Neyret, SOLEIL

Guinea Pigs by Tonino Benacquista and Nicolas Barral, DARGAUD

L'été des lucioles by Paris, HELOISE D’ORMESSON

Georges’s wife by Véronique Bizot, ACTES SUD

Liverpool Street by Anne C. Voorhoeve, RAVENSBURGER

The Lord of the Barnyard by Tristan Egolf, GALLIMARD

Stupor Mundi by Néjib, GALLIMARD JEUNESSE

Ido ABRAM, Deputy Director at EYE Film Museum, Netherlands, will be the moderator of this pitch session.


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