The Hollywood trades have weighed in on Blue Sky’s new 3-D CG-animated...
The Annecy International Animated Film Festival and Market (MIFA), taking place in France June 6-11, has completed its lineup of animation industry panels. Highlights include making-of looks at Rio and Rango as well as a four-film case study that covers Pinocchio, Chico & Rita, Soul Man and Zarafa. Conference organizers [...]
France-based Moonscoop has signed deals in Europe and Asia for its 3D animated preschooler series SamSam. Italy’s Rai and Turner Broadcasting Italy have each acquired season two of SamSam (39 x 8 mins.) following the popularity of the series in the territory. SamSam also continues to build a presence in Asia [...]
Moonscoop has scored a double sale to Russia, landing its animated preschool shows Chloe’s Closet and Dive Olly Dive! on Channel One. “This is a significant deal for us, bringing two of our preschool series to Channel One, one of Russia’s most prestigious channels,” said Marie Conge, senior VP international [...]
Moonscoop is bringing back its art-based preschooler series Ava Riko Teo for a second season. The order will see the production of 39 seven-minute episodes, with delivery set for the first quarter of 2012. The series is a co-production between Moonscoop and Korea’s Character Plan and EBS in association with [...]
The DaVincibles are heading down under. The program — a co-production of Australia-based SLR Productions, France’s Moonscoop, Italy’s Neo Network, RAI Fiction, Telegael and Big Animation — will air on Channel 7 starting in February. Slotted in on Saturday mornings at 11:30, the 52 x 11 min. series will run [...]
Moonscoop is reporting multiple sales of animated programs across Asia in the wake of last month’s Asia Television Forum in Singapore. “Asia has proven to be a major market for our shows, and last year we signed a significant volume of sales in the region,” says Lionel Marty, president worldwide [...]