Mondo Group Gets Two Feature & Series Deal
Italian animation house Mondo TV and its German division, Mondo Igel Media AG, has inked a deal with Neue Deutsche Filmgesellschaft (NDF) to produce two animated features as well as a TV series. The TV series will be the second season of NDFs LETTERS FROM FELIX, based upon the famous German childrens books by Annette Langen and Constanza Droop. The feature projects have not been announced yet. The price tag on all three projects is $5.8 million. As part of the deal, Mondo (www.mondotv.it) will exclusively own Italian and Spanish-language rights, and co-own worldwide rights. Caligari Film and ZDF will also produce. Production will be completed by December 2004.