EuropaCorp. turns page for comic adaptations
Publisher Glenat Editions has catalog of 5,000 titlesPARIS -- French production and distribution powerhouse EuropaCorp. has inked an audiovisual adaptation deal with Gallic comic book publisher Glenat Editions, EuropaCorp. said Wednesday.
EuropaCorp. and Glenat will each own 50% of the joint venture, which will manage adaptation rights for all of Glenat's current and future titles. EuropaCorp. will have first refusal rights for all of the company's adaptation projects.
The nearly 40-year-old Glenat publishes an extensive catalog of comics and specialty interest books and has become one of the largest independent publishing companies in Gaul, boasting a catalog of more than 5,000 titles.