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Cartoon Forum News: E.U. Support Plan and 2017 Honorees

A new E.U. Preferential Animation Support Plan was announced this week at the Cartoon Forum in Toulouse, France. The new program zeroes in on the promotion, financing and retaining ... Continue Reading →
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Euro Animation ‘Super Union’ Coheres at MIP

A “super union” of 14 different European animation organizations has been unveiled at MIPCOM in Cannes. Dubbed Animation Europe, the united force is comprised of production ... Continue Reading →
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Watch Next Scores Timely Deals for ‘Nate Is Late’

Philippe Alessandri’s paris-based animation production house Watch Next Media announces that following last year’s co-development deal with France Televisions, the French public ... Continue Reading →
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Watch Next Media Developing ‘Elvis Riboldi’

Paris-based production house Watch Next Media — founded last March by industry vet Philippe Alessandri — has entered a development deal with Canal+ on a new 52 x 11 animated ... Continue Reading →
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Philippe Alessandri Launches WatchNext Media

Former CEO of Tele Images, Marathon and GTV (Zodiak Media) Philippe Alessandri has launched his new venture, WatchNext Media — a next-generation animation and drama production ... Continue Reading →
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Morchoisne Is New SVP of Animation at Tele Images

Zodiak Media’s Paris-based studio Tele Images has hired industry vet Gladys Morchoisne as its new senior VP of animation. She replaces Giorgio Welter who left the company in September. ... Continue Reading →
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MIPCOM Preview: Trendwatching with Toon Toppers

  We caught up with some of our favorite small-screen animation business execs prior to the MIPCOM market to get their take on the TV climate and the forces that are changing the ... Continue Reading →
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Zodiak Kids Introduces ‘Marco Macaco’ in Cannes

Paris-based Tele Images Productions, part of Zodiak Kids, and Danish studio Nice Ninja are bringing a new 3D animated comedy series called The Marco Macaco Show. Co-produced with Canal+, ... Continue Reading →
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Tele Images Unveils Plans for ‘The Basketeers’

Tele Images, I Can Fly, the National Basketball Association (NBA) and basketball star Tony Parker have launched an exclusive collection of co-branded youth merchandise based on The ... Continue Reading →