Founded in 1999 by Marc du Pontavice, Xilam owns a catalogue of more than 2,000 animated episodes and four feature films. The company’s portfolio includes the multi award-winning animated feature I Lost my Body which won the Nespresso Grand Prize at the Semaine de la Critique in Cannes Film Festival 2019 in addition to the Cristal for a Feature Film and Audience Award at Annecy International Animated Film Festival 2019, alongside internationally successful brands such as Oggy & the Cockroaches, Zig & Sharko, The Daltons and its first pre-school series, Paprika.
Broadcast in over 190 countries on all the major TV networks and digital platforms, including YouTube with over 300 million video views monthly, Xilam’s programme catalogue makes the company one of the top global content providers in animation.
Xilam employs more than 400 people, including 300 artists, who are based across its four studios located in Paris, Lyon, Angoulême and Ho-Chi-Minh City in Vietnam.
Oggy celebrates its 20th birthday!
Xilam series gather over 2 million subscribers on youtube!
Deals with netflix and amazon
Deals with cartoon network, nickelodeon and disney channel
Oggy channel launched on youtube
Launch of zig & sharko,
a second hit for xilam!
Lucky luke reached
4 million viewers every sunday
on france 3 (france télévisions)
Stock exchange introduction
Oggy & the cockroaches
sold in over 150 countries
1 st french animated series
broadcasted on an american network