COMPANY PROFILE

 

WTFILMS is a sales and production company launched in March 2012 by two former VPs at TF1 International :

Dimitri Stephanides and Gregory Chambet. They handled projects such as LA VIE EN ROSE by Olivier Dahan, MICMACS by Jean-Pierre Jeunet, FEMALE AGENTS by Jean-Paul Salomé, TAKE THIS WALTZ by Sarah Polley, SUITE FRANCAISE, HOBO WITH A SHOTGUN, ANTIVIRAL, THE NAMES OF LOVE.... 

First and foremost specialized in genre, WTFILMS has since then diversified itself and added ambitious American hits (HYENA ROAD, a war film with a budget of 15M USD presented at the TIFF Gala, ZOOM produced by Fernando Meirelles starring Gael Garcia Bernal) and a dozen of French independent films (MADE IN FRANCE by Nicolas Boukhrief, THE EAVESDROPPER, a thriller with Intouchables star François Cluzet) to its slate. 

WTFILMS is in parallel developing its own projects and has financed in 2015 its first production, EVEN LAMBS HAVE TEETH, an English language revenge movie.

 

WHO WE ARE

 

Dimitri Stephanides :


Dimitri graduated with a DESS in Law and Administration of Audiovisual Communication before he began his film career working as the head of TV sales within the Groupe AB. He later joined TF1 International where he handled Acquisitions and Sales for 8 years before he launched WTFILMS in March 2012. 

 

Gregory Chambet : 

Following his graduation from HEC, Gregory moved to Los Angeles where he interned as a production assistant for Original Film (the Fast & Furious and xXx franchises). He also produced short films before joining the M6/SND group. A veteran of the film industry, Gregory worked on animation children series and handled international sales and international marketing at SND before moving to TF1 International where he supervised the acquisitions and sales of Antiviral, Hobo with a Shotgun, The Brass Teapot, Drift and Wolves. 

 

Sonia Droulhiole : 

After a stint in the music industry, Sonia began her film career working at the French Embassy in NYC in the Cinema Department, before joining Studiocanal as Sales Coordinator. In 18 months, she worked on the worldwide successes NON STOP, PADDINGTON and critical darlings MACBETH and MON ROI. Since Cannes 2015, she handles numerous territories and scouts projects as International Sales Manager for Paris-based sales outlet WTFilms (ZOOM, HIDDEN IN THE WOODS, YAKUZA APOCALYPSE).