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‘Mavka’ Producer Iryna Kostyuk Brings Global Perspective to World Animation & VFX Summit

FILM.UA Group’s Iryna Kostyuk, producer of the much buzzed-about CG animated feature Mavka. The Forest Song, will be discussing the Group’s Animagrad Studio at the 6th annual World ... Continue Reading →
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World Animation & VFX Summit: 2017 Honorees, Master Classes & Panelists

The 2017 edition of the World Animation and VFX Summit has announced this year’s recipients of the Hall of Fame awards and panelist lineup. This year’s honorees, recognized for ... Continue Reading →
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MIPCOM & MIP Junior News Bytes

FUN Union and Imira Entertainment have sealed a multi-territory distribution deal and partnership, which will see the former’s three produced IPs showcased at MIP for the first time. ... Continue Reading →
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Sino-Russian Toon ‘Krash and Hehe’ Officially Launches in China

On Tuesday, the international animated co-produced Krash and Hehe officially launched in Guangzhou, China with a special event attended by high-level guests from both China and Russia, ... Continue Reading →
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‘BabyRiki’ Hits 25 Million Views in First Week in China

FUN Union’s preschool series BabyRiki is winning over digital viewers in China, where it hit the 25 million views mark just seven days after its platform release on top national outlets ... Continue Reading →
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FUN Union & Riki Ink CCTV Co-Pro for ‘Krash and Hehe’

FUN Union and Riki Group have signed a coproduction agreement with China Central Television Animation to develop and produce a new animated series aimed at school children, Krash and ... Continue Reading →
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‘PinCode’ Scores Broadcast & Digital Success in China

Kid-targeted science series PinCode (52 x 13) is proving a hit with viewers in China since launching on CCTV Kids on March 1. Having beat out competitors in the ratings department, ... Continue Reading →
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Riki Group Establishing Hong Kong Joint Venture Fun Union

Russian animation company Riki Group has secured a deal with an Asian investor to establish a new joint venture, to be based in Hong Kong. The newly formed Fun Union will be tackle ... Continue Reading →