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Drama - Based on a true story - Period | France |

6 x 52’

Two Dutch brothers stumble upon sexual hormones in a slaughterhouse and design the first contraceptive pill – mayhem ensues. Based on true events, HORMONES is a unique tale of desire, capitalist greed and female emancipation, set against the menacing backdrop of pre-war Europe.


Companies profile:

TOP is an independent production company based in France, founded by French-American producer Alex Berger and award-winning French writer-director Eric Rochant.
Thanks to the growing success of our multi-seasonal award-winning series, LE BUREAU DES LEGENDES (THE BUREAU), from showrunner Eric ROCHANT and executive producer Alex BERGER, TOP continues to further reinforce and apply its structured development and production system in France and is currently in development on a wide-ranging slate of high-end international series.
TOP owns all intellectual property and underlying rights, and is in charge of all creative development and executive production for its series.

MOONSHAKER is a production company created in 2012 by Benjamin Elalouf. We produced among other things Yvan Attal’s Le Brio (1.1 million admissions in 2018), Anthony Marciano’s Play (2020), or more recently the 2021 Netflix original documentary hit Lords of Scam (Les Rois de l’Arnaque) directed by Guillaume Nicloux. We like to develop strong stories with directors with singular points of views. We are preparing the production of the next Cedric Kahn, Anthony Marciano and Yolande Zauberman projects. MOONSHAKER has developed a historical relationship with Noé Debré, producing his first original screenplay (La Crème de la Crème), and producing his first feature film The Last of The Jews beginning principal photography in March 2022 starring French actress Agnès Jaoui.

  • Created by Noé Debré and Joachim Schnerf
  • Produced by Alex Berger for TOP-The Oligarchs Productions and Benjamin Elalouf for Moonshaker
  • Production country France
  • Language English
  • Genre Drama, Period, Inspired by real events