GO-N Productions is an International Animation Production and Distribution Company, fully dedicated to the creation of high quality animation for kids and the commercial exploitation of its own properties across all media platforms.
Since its inception in 2004, GO-N Productions has nurtured a world-class pool of creative directors and graphic designers within its own studio and has offered in-house pre-production for all properties in development.
2016 marks a new challenge for GO-N Productions with the opening of new and bigger studios in the center of Paris, hosting the entire production of SIMON (52 x 5'). The whole animation process (2D Digital) will be managed in-house.
GO-N Productions has developed an extensive network of International contacts and the capacity to partner, co-produce, develop and produce with the most reputable companies worldwide.
GO-N Productions has established a solid track record for excellence within the animation business and collaborated with prestigious partners such as France Télévisions, TF1 France, M6 France, Lagardère France, Disney Channels France, BBC & Worldwide UK, SUPER RTL Germany and Cartoon Network...
Having graduated from the Institute of Political Studies (IEP - Sciences-Po), in Paris, with a major in international relations, Eric Garnet started working at Carat as a media consultant for customers across Europe and thereafter, he joined Havas Media International as mission manager, focusing at first on the Eastern European countries. Still interested in international relations, he left for South Africa in 1992 to look after the group's customers portfolio in Africa. Then, in the Summer of 1993, he began working for the South African advertising company TBWA Hunt Lascaris, which provided consultancy for Nelson Mandel's electoral campaign.
When he came back to France in 1996, he met the creators of Antefilms and started to develop the animation and kids' programs department Antefilms, which produced several hits such as Code Lyoko and Funky Cops among others. He was then promoted to director of sales and international coproductions for Antefilms International as the company stated to expand worldwide.In July 2003, he left Antefilms and went on to create GO-N Productions, in June 2004, with Anne de Galard.
Having studied law and art history, in Paris, Anne de Galard was headed for a career as an auctioneer. But then, just before getting her Master's degree, she accepted a 6-month apprenticeship at Harpo Films - the movie subsidiary of Antefilms. She subsequently became production assistant and financing supervisor. In the summer of 1998, she left Harpo and went to New York to learn scriptwriting (at NYU - Tisch School). When she came back, in 2000, she joined the ranks of the growing animation team at Antefilms.
She became production assistant alongside Eric Garnet, then was promoted to development manager in 2001. In charge of selecting, producing and financing projects, as well as negotiating writers' contracts, she worked on the shows Fred the Caveman, Funky Cops and Code Lyoko. She left Antefilms in January 2004 and created GO-N Productions with Eric Garnet.
Emmanuel de Franceschi graduated from France's EDHEC business school in 2000 and from Paris' Sorbonne, in 2001, with an audiovisual communications business law diploma. He started his working career with Télé Images Group in 2001, first as production assistant then as sales administrator (2001-2002). In 2002, he took up the post of production manager at Télé Images Kids then, in 2003, he became production manager at Euro Visual. By the end of 2004, he was Head of Production at Télé Images Kids.From 2006 to 2010, he ran productions at GO-N Productions (two seasons of The Large Family, Lou! and Commander Clark). In 2010, he joined Timoon Animation, which is now Genao Productions (Lagardère Entertainment) as studio and productions director, overseeing various shows, including Fish & Chips, Scary Larry, Mini Wolf and Xiaolin Chronicles. He came back in 2013 as Line Producer at GO-N Productions.
Marie left strategic consultancy CMC Eurogroup in 2002 to join Antefilms Productions as Sales Manager. In 2004, Marie was appointed Vice President, International Sales for Moonscoop and in 2009 promoted to Senior Vice President, International Distribution and Consumer Products.Marie handled sales across all media for iconic properties such as "Code Lyoko", "Sam Sam" and "Chloe's Closet".In 2015, Marie joined Cyber Group Studios as Vice President, Sales, Acquisitions & New Media.
Her mission was to lead the international distribution team, develop sales of flagship properties such as "Zou" and manage the global launch of "Zorro The Chronicles".
Marie graduated with a Master in Management at Paris IX Dauphine, a MBA from Nicholls State University (USA) and a Master of Law and Administration of Audiovisual Communication of Paris I Sorbonne.
After graduating with a Bachelor's degree in Operational Marketing and Event Communication, Amélie worked as Marketing Assistant at the OGILVY advertising agency and then also at FREMANTLE in Paris
She then embarked upon an Audio-visual Production Management degree at the prestigious Gobelins animation school in Paris (voted by the industry as the world's leading animation school in 2016). As in integral part of these studies she worked at TECHNICOLOR ANIMATION in Paris as Production Assistant and then as Production Manager.
In 2013, she moved to GO-N Productions where she has worked as Script Coordinator, Production Manager and now Production Manager.
More recently she has launched the GO-N Productions YouTube channels in close collaboration with the GOOGLE teams.
Today her mission is to develop and launch the GO-N Digital Department - not only handling the digital exploitation of the properties in the catalogue, but also by developing and producing content purely dedicated to digital distribution.
SAS with company capital of €45,000
RCS Paris 45409623100054
APE Code: 5911A
VAT no.: FR 44 454096231
Head Office: 25 Avenue de la Motte Picquet- 75007 Paris - France
Offices: 32 rue des Jeûneurs - 75002 Paris - France
Publication Director: Anne de Galard
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