Studio 100 Media signs a distribution agreement Montreal-based DVD distributor Imavision for the French-Canadian rights to the company’s new re-mastered classics.
Cannes, France –
Studio 100 Media, a subsidiary of Belgium’s leading family entertainment group Studio 100, has inked a distribution agreement Montreal-based DVD distributor Imavision for the French-Canadian rights to the company’s new re-mastered classics.
The agreement gives Imavision exclusive home video sell through rights and non-exclusive, on demand rights for the newly re-mastered 3-D animation series’ Maya the Bee (78 x 11’), Vicky the Viking (78 x 11’) and Heidi (39 x 22’) commencing from availability for a period of five years respectively.
Stars of the well-known classic television shows, Maya the Bee, Vicky the Viking and Heidi boast a TV career spanning over 30 years and in their new animated series these much loved characters will be revived and modernized in 3D-CGI animation.
The three, new re-mastered animations will be produced by Studio 100 Animation, with Maya the Bee and Vicky the Viking in association with TF1 and ZDF and Heidi in collaboration with Flying Bark Productions. Delivery of these shows is set for the latter part of 2012 and 2013 and 2014 respectively.
Source: Studio 100 Media
Jennifer Wolfe is Director of News & Content at Animation World Network.