Acamar Taps El Ocho to Rep ‘Bing’ in Iberia

British indie studio Acamar Films has appointed El Ocho as the licensing and merchandising agent for its International Emmy-winning preschool series Bing in Spain and Portugal. The ... Continue Reading →

Clip & Pics: ‘Voltron Legendary Defender’ Premieres Friday

DreamWorks Voltron Legendary Defender makes its debut on Netflix streaming with a one-hour origin story (plus another 10 twenty-two minute, action-packed episodes) this Friday, June ... Continue Reading →

Guru Joins ‘Breadwinner’ Production

Toronto-based Guru Studio has come on board international animated feature co-production The Breadwinner, joining co-producers Aircraft Pictures (Canada), Cartoon Saloon (Ireland) and ... Continue Reading →

NFB Plucks 6 Shorts from Hothouse 11

Six new short film works from the 11th edition of National Film Board of Canada’s Hothouse program are now available for free viewing online at Hothouse is designed to ... Continue Reading →

‘Masha and the Bear’ Launches on SBT Brazil

The second-largest free TV channel in Brazil, SBT, has begun airing hit Russian animated series Masha and the Bear, currently broadcasting season one episodes Monday through Friday ... Continue Reading →

Rainbow Escorts ‘Regal Academy,’ ‘World of Winx’ to Licensing Expo

Rainbow will be bringing some style and flair to its Licensing Expo booth U242 in Vegas this month, showcasing three hot properties: Regal Academy, World of Winx and live-action series ... Continue Reading →

‘Super Wings’ Takes Flight with Iberia Partners

Nottingham Forest, the Licensing & Merchandising agent for Super Wings in Iberia, has closed several licensing deals for the brand in the region. The 52 x 11 series from FunnyFlux ... Continue Reading →

Amazon, Steam Net ‘Padak’ from eigoMANGA

San Francisco-based digital media publisher eigoMANGA presents animated feature film, Padak — now streaming on Steam and coming to Amazon Instant Video on June 20. Padak is a ... Continue Reading →

Toonz Premium to Present at MIFA

Software developer Digital Video will present the latest version of its state-of-the-art digital 2D tool Toonz Premium at the MIFA market at Annecy. The Digital Video team will be on ... Continue Reading →

Daily News Bytes

Paramount, Disney-Marvel, DreamWorks Animation Tap French Tax Rebates France’s national film commission confirms approval for Sherlock Gnomes, Captain Underpants, and TV series ... Continue Reading →