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If Comcast Deal Happens, How Would DWA and Illumination Co-Exist? If the $3 billion-plus acquisition goes through, will Chris Meledandri do for DWA-Illumination what John Lasseter has ... Continue Reading →
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Portfolio Tots Up Sales for ‘Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!’ Movies

Portfolio Entertainment has secured the first international sales for its three new The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! movies. Now in the final stages of productio, the movies ... Continue Reading →
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Stuttgart Taps 39 Projects for Animation Production Day

A healthy total of 39 animation projects representing the efforts of 14 different countries have been selected to take part in the 10th edition of Animation Production Day at the Stuttgart ... Continue Reading →
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Portfolio Scores New Sales for ‘Doki’

Portfolio Entertainment has secured a raft of new sales for animated preschool series, Doki. Much of the distributor’s deals for the show have come from season one broadcasters ... Continue Reading →
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‘Masha’ Says Buon Giorno to Rai YoYo

Ink Global announces that Masha’s Tales — the new spinoff of worldwide hit kids show Masha and the Bear from Russia’s Animaccord studio — has been snapped up ... Continue Reading →
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‘Masha’ Coming to Italian Theaters at Christmas

Hit Russian TV toon Masha and the Bear will make its big screen debut across Italy this Christmas with a special theatrical screening event, thanks to a joint agreement between Warner ... Continue Reading →
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SND Acquires ‘Martine’ S2, Announces MIP Slate

SND Films in France announces that it has acquired the second season of Martine from Les Armateurs, and has revealed the other animated titles in its sales catalog for the MIPCOM and ... Continue Reading →
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‘Guess How Much I Love You’ Scores Sales

9 Story Media Group has signed multiple deals in advance of MIPJunior for season two of its preschool series Guess How Much I Love You – The Adventures of Little Nutbrown Hare ... Continue Reading →
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Animaccord Announces ‘Masha’s Scary Tales’

Russian kids’ property Masha and the Bear is getting another spin-off series as Animaccord Studio — the Moscow-based producers behind the animated Masha and the Bear and ... Continue Reading →
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‘Doozers’ Build Bridges in Germany

The Jim Henson Company’s Parents’ Choice Gold Award-winning Doozers has arrived on Germany’s KiKa, coinciding with the signing of additional new media partners for ... Continue Reading →