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Portfolio Sets Sail for Kidscreen with Raft of New Deals

Worldwide content producer-distributor Portfolio Entertainment has secured a slew of international sales ahead of the Kidscreen confab in Miami. These cover new third-party properties ... Continue Reading →
The Tiger Who Came to Tea

Lupus, HarperCollins Invite ‘Tiger Who Came to Tea’ to TV

London-based film and animation company Lupus Films has teamed with HarperCollins Children’s Books to develop a hand-drawn animated TV special based on Judith Kerr’s beloved picture ... Continue Reading →
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Ex-Rovio Head Launches New Animation Co. Haruworks

A new Finland-based animation start-up studio has officially opened today, dubbed Haruworks. The company is headed by animation and mobile entertainment expert Nick Dorra as Founder, ... Continue Reading →
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Hopster Originals Join Aardman Distribution Offerings

Preschool entertainment/education platform Hopster has struck a deal with Aardman for global distribution of its originally produced content, including animated projects Clever Brenda ... Continue Reading →
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Netflix, 9 Story, CAKE, LEGO & YouTube Kids Top KS Hot50 Lists

Kidscreen’s reader-voted Hot50 rankings for 2017 have been revealed, with a glimpse of which companies are perceived as leading in the broadcasting, production, distribution, ... Continue Reading →
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27 Projects Selected for 2017 Asian Animation Summit

The 2017 Asian Animation Summit will be presenting 27 fresh animation concepts from creative houses across Asia-Pacific late this year, as the event returns to Brisbane, Australia Nov. ... Continue Reading →
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Nelvana Sets Dev Deal for Show Inspired by Romero Britto Art

Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana has secured a development deal with Grey Matter and United Talent Agency for a vibrant new preschool series inspired by the work of world-renowned, ... Continue Reading →
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Asian Animation Summit 2017 Returns to Australia

The sixth annual Asian Animation Summit will once again take place in Brisbane, Australia this year from November 29 to December 1. The animation project market is an initiative of ... Continue Reading →
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Raydar Bringing ‘Bear Hunt’ & More to Kidscreen

London-based international media rights company Raydar Media is packing a diverse slate of children’s and family programs for its trip to Kidscreen Summit in Miami, spotlighting Channel ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

VIDEO: ‘Dragons: Race to the Edge’ Season 4 Trailer The fate of Hiccup and the Dragon Riders is left in the hands of the mysterious Mala and the Defenders of the Wing, as they work ... Continue Reading →