Geographical Region: South America
DHX Media Signs Global Broadcasters for ‘Dr. Dimensionpants’
New deals for series created by Brad Peyton are signed across Europe, Latin America, Australia and the Middle East.
9 Story’s ‘Peg + Cat’ Lands in Latin America
Emmy Award-winning animated preschool series is acquired by Discovery Kids for Latin America, including Mexico, Brazil, and Argentina.
U.S. Trailer Unleashed for Juan Jose Campanella’s ‘Underdogs’
Alternately known as ‘Metegol’ and ‘Futbol,’ CG animated family feature became the third-highest grossing film of the year when it was released in its home country of Argentina in 2013.
PGS Entertainment Signs New Streaming Deal in Latin America
SVOD provider DLA licenses Master Films’ ‘The Jungle Bunch to the Rescue,’ Method, DQ and Marvel’s ‘Iron Man: Armored Adventures,’ Method Animation’s ‘Chaplin & Co,’ and Studio Hari’s ‘Leon’ and ‘Gees.’
Gizmo Helps Netflix with Gifting for the Holidays
Argentinian animation studio Gizmo creates a new CG-animated holiday-themed spot for Netflix to help launch the streaming service’s new line of gift cards.
Disney Picks Up New Season of ‘Camp Lakebottom’
9 Story Media Group licenses 26 new episodes of animated comedy series ‘Camp Lakebottom’ to Disney territories including Asia, the U.S., the U.K., CEEMA, India, Japan and Latin America.
Genius Brands Teams with Spiral in Latin America
Genius Brands International signs an exclusive representation agreement for Latin America with Spiral International.
PGS Announces Raft of Sales for ‘Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood’
PGS Entertainment announces a raft of global sales for the Method Animation and DQ Entertainment series ‘Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood.’
‘Thomas & Friends’ Steams Into Feature Film
Mattel subsidiary HIT Entertainment announces a feature-length film for popular preschool series ‘Thomas & Friends’ called ‘Tale of The Brave.'
Malaysia's ‘Ribbit’ Wins Best Family Film Award at NIFF 2014
3D animated comedy about a frog with an identity crisis wins award for Best Family Film at its world premiere at the Niagara Integrated Film Festival 2014.
Disney XD Picks Up Season Two of ‘Camp Lakebottom’
9 Story Entertainment licenses an additional 26 episodes of the animated comedy series ‘Camp Lakebottom’ to Disney XD in the U.S.
VideoFilmes, Gullane Unite for ‘Noah’s Ark’ Feature
Walter Salles teams with Gullane to produce the Brazilian animated feature ‘Noah’s Ark,’ written and directed by Sergio Machado and adapted from the evergreen children’s songs and lyrics of Vinicius de Moraes.
GKIDS Picks Up Brazil’s ‘Boy and the World’ at Annecy
Animation distributor GKIDS acquires North American rights to the Brazilian animated feature ‘Boy and the World,’ directed by Alê Abreu.
PGS Secures New Deals for Zagtoon & Method Animation’s ‘LadyBug’
PGS Entertainment closes licensing deals on three continents for ‘LadyBug,’ a co-production from French animation companies Zagtoon and Method Animation with Japan’s Toei Animation.
PinGuim Appoints Union Media Int'l Distributer for 'Earth to Luna!'
Union Media will handle the international distribution for PinGuim’s new preschool series Earth to Luna!
Sprout Acquires New Preschool Series, ‘Earth to Luna!’
Weinstein Co. to Distribute Juan Jose Campanella’s ‘Foosball’
The Weinstein Co. acquires rights in the U.S., Canada, Australia, New Zealand and France to Argentinian director Juan Jose Campanella’s animated feature, re-titled Underdogs.
Splash’s ‘Dive Olly Dive and The Pirate Treasure’ Sets Sail
Splash Entertainment’s animated 3D stereoscopic feature film, Dive Olly Dive and The Pirate Treasure, sets sail internationally with leading broadcasters; sales include Discovery Kids Latin America, Lagardere in France and AKM Distribution in Russia and the CIS.
‘Ella the Elephant’ Roams to Disney Junior Latin America
Saban’s ‘Julius Jr.’ To Air in Latin America in 2014
Animated preschool series inspired by the world-renowned Paul Frank brand licensed to Discovery Kids Latin America by MarVista Entertainment.
CAKE Celebrates Success in Latin America
Leading up to NATPE Miami, London-based kids’ and family entertainment specialist CAKE announces some of its most recent deals across Latin America.
Hornet’s Bossa Opens in Brazil
eOne Scores New Deals for 'Peppa Pig'
DHX Lands Raft of New Deals for 'Yo Gabba Gabba'
DHX Media signs a number of international deals for its hugely successful series, Yo Gabba Gabba!, with broadcasters in several key territories committing to continue airing the show.