The Media Pioneers secures deal for award-winning preschool series to air on CCTV, China’s leading children’s channel.
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Two new animated films based on hit pre-school series slated for Chinese theatres with Netflix releasing internationally.
Deal cut at Berlin includes third of four feature films and more than 200 episodes of the hit series.
For veteran animation producer Leanne Passafonti, finding success in the Middle Kingdom is all about preparation, partnering and managing expectations.
Under managing director Olivier Dumont’s guidance, eOne Family’s animated preschool juggernaut has become one of the Mainland’s most popular programs with over 16 billion digital platform views.
Historic deal marks the first time a Chinese property has been signed to a global master toy license.
‘Kate and Mim-Min’ and ‘Tree Fu Tom’ set to air on Chinese state-owned children’s channel CCTV-14; animated preschool series will also stream on leading Chinese digital platforms.
November 2015 event to include master classes with DHX Media’s Michael Hirsh, Ilion Animation Studios’ Jose San Román and Disney Feature Animation veteran Chuck Williams.