Amazon Confirms Culture-Clash Comedy as First French Original Series (EXCLUSIVE)
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
By Stewart Clarke
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Amazon has continued moving into international originals with "Deutsch-Les Landes," its first in France. The series is a co-production between Germany's Bavaria Fiction and France's Newen and is set in a French village on the verge of bankruptcy that welcomes a German company and hundreds of German workers, setting up a culture-clash comedy.
French talent includes Marie-Anne Chazel, Sylvie Testud, Roxane Duran (pictured), and it is directed by Denis ...