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‘Miffy’ Embarking on New Paths in Germany
Mixed Reality Takes Off in the Middle Kingdom
GKIDS Promotes David Jesteadt to President
Independent animation distributor’s current slate of Oscar hopefuls includes ‘My Life as a Zucchini,’ ‘Miss Hokusai,’ ‘April and the Extraordinary World,’ ‘Phantom Boy’ and ‘Mune.’
‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ Headed for Japan Release
GAGA Corporation to distribute LAIKA’s Golden Globe-nominated animated film in Japanese theaters in 2017.
Mattel Secures First Latin-American Distribution for American Girl’s ‘WellieWishers’
New 2D-animated series for the American Girl brand is set to launch on Mexico’s Televisa in mid-December.
9 Story Media To Produce New ‘Little Critter’ Animated Series
New animated series based on the book series by Mercer Mayer will be produced in partnership with Little Critter, LLC.
American Greetings Teaming with Gaumont to Re-Launch ‘Herself the Elf’
Classic girls brand from the 1980s to be featured in an all-new television series under new long-term co-development, co-production and co-distribution agreement.
Spark Animation Announces 2016 Business Symposium Speakers
Exciting lineup of industry visionaries including Brenda Chapman, Rex Grignon, Tomm Moore and Zeb Wells to share mind-expanding presentations.
Aardman Partners with Sunrise on ‘Munki and Trunk’
Mondo Media Announces Merger with Six Point Harness
Mondo to handle all of the newly formed company’s consumer-facing activities, including distribution of its series to digital and broadcast networks; Six Point Harness brand to be utilized for studio and production services.
BRB to Distribute New Season of ‘Lilly the Witch’
2D-animated kids series produced by German animation studio Trixter to be distributed by BRB in select European countries including Spain and Portugal, as well as Canada, Latin America, Australia and Asia.
Ankama Inks New Deals for ‘Kit & Kate’
Animated preschool series produced by Toonbox Animation Studio and distributed by Ankama Animations finds several new broadcasters across the world.
‘The Day Henry Met…’ Sold to French-Speaking Markets Worldwide
Canal + buys all European, Caribbean and African French-speaking rights to hit preschool series produced by Dublin-based Wiggleywoo.
DHX Media and Mattel Launch Kids Content Partnership
Federation Entertainment Launches Kids & Family Global Distribution
Paris-based premium content production and distribution company appoints Monica Levy SVP, Co-Productions and Sales.
DHX Media Extends Presence in China with New SVOD Deals
Digital platforms iQiyi and LeTV license DHX library content, including classic ‘Teletubbies,’ ‘Paddington’ and ‘Caillou.’
Gaumont Television Appoints Nicola Andrews VP, Distribution
London-based exec to sell the company’s line-up of children’s programming into the U.S., Canada, Western Europe and Benelux.
Kidscreen Announces Final Hot50 Rankings
9 Story Appoints Claudia Balzer Scott-Hansen VP, Distribution
Former HIT Entertainment exec to oversee U.S. and international distribution efforts in newly-created position.
GKIDS Sets New York Premiere for ‘Zarafa’
English and French-language versions of ‘Zarafa’ will play at New York’s IFC Center on July 3rd, to be followed by expansion into theaters across North America.
Splash Teams with Lionsgate for ‘Alpha And Omega’ Franchise
Three new 45-minute animated films from Splash Entertainment will be distributed worldwide across DVD and digital platforms.
Studio 100 Renews Distribution Partnership with Comarex
Small Character, Big Plans
The big deal from 2013's Cartoon Connection Canada is Frima and Dupuis teaming up to co-produce 104 animated ‘Petit Poilu’ episodes.