99 is a free and not-for-profit
99 is available in 6 languages,
and more soon.
99 translates and plays documentaries
that otherwise would not
be seen enough, or at all.
99 is a medium for the unseen, the 99% of the world’s people whom the traditional media do not show, for want of space or because they do not fit into their editorial direction.
The unseen, the unheard, the ‘in-visible’ are you and us, those who are off-screen, not featured, forgotten.
We want to capture the image of our world outside the usual camera viewfinder, because there are so many real-world stories there.
What we show, above all, are relevant, singular, moving documentaries which grab you, which get you talking. We place the stress on humanity, on the people who make up the world today, or who influenced yesterday’s world.
A European and North American team with several languages among us, with a passion for documentaries.
We include directors, technicians, journalists and translators specialising in audiovisual media.
This medium responds to two demands:
Internet changes everything. We are watching television less and less, while watching more and more videos – via Internet. That’s where we’re going. That’s where we meet. But not with any old junk. The videos we share are quality documentaries produced and translated by professionals.
Ads online driving you crazy? Same goes for us. 99 carries no advertising. Our bet is that quality will find other ways – independent ways – to fund worthwhile content.
Taking the free and not-for-profit route, we’re betting on you. We know it is satisfying to participate in positive and constructive things. And that when you appreciate things, you’ll tell your friends or give us a hand.
We believe that our films have a universal reach and should be available to be seen by the most people possible.
With six languages, which are the first languages of each of our translator-contributors, we want to reach millions of people – potentially half the people on the planet. We’ll be adding more languages to 99 soon: Russian, Chinese, Turkish and Arabic.
Stay up-to-date on all the latest.
The website 99.media is published by 99.
99 is a non-for-profit association registered at the Préfecture du Rhône.
6 rue Saint Nestor
69008 Lyon – France
+33 (0)9 52 50 28 14
Publisher: Jérôme Plan
SIREN: 810 905 976
SIRET: 810 905 976 00017
NAF code: 5913B
According to the article 293B of the French Code Général des Impôts, 99 is not subject to VAT.
The website is hosted by GANDI SAS, 63-65 boulevard Masséna 75013 Paris – France, registered at RCS de Paris under the 423 093 459 reference.
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