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DQ Taps ‘Jungle Book’ L&M Agents Across the Americas

International kids’ animation producer-distributor DQ Entertainment has appointed new licensing agents for its popular property The Jungle Book, which will now be represented ... Continue Reading →
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Viva El Festival Pixelatl!

The town of Cuernavaca in Mexico will once again host another highly anticipated edition of Pixelatl’s El Festival September 5 thru 10. The 2017 edition showcases a wide variety ... Continue Reading →
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KEPYR Campaign Raises Funds to Help Child Refugees

A huge segment of the animation industry is aimed at entertaining and celebrating children and childhood, which is one of the reasons the ongoing child refugee crisis — most recently ... Continue Reading →
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‘Cleo & Cuquin’ Headed to Discovery Kids LatAm

Leading Latin American preschool channel Discovery Kids has picked up broadcasting rights to animated series Cleo & Cuquin (52 x 7 min.) from Ánima Kitchent and Televisa. Based ... Continue Reading →
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RTVE’s Clan Picks Up ‘Cleo & Cuquin’

Madrid-based Ánima Kitchent announces that Spanish broadcaster RTVE has acquired its animated preschool series Cleo & Cuquin (52 x 7 min.). New TV show and transmedia brand is ... Continue Reading →
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‘Masha and the Bear’ Episode Surpasses Adele on YouTube

There’s been a toon takeover in the digital sphere: the “Recipe for Disaster” Russian-language episode of international hit animated series Masha and the Bear has surpassed 1.8 ... Continue Reading →
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Mattel Creations Inks First LatAm Deal for ‘WellieWishers’

Mattel Inc.’s entertainment content division Mattel Creations has secured its first Latin American broadcast partner for WellieWishers (26 x 11). Aimed at girls 5-7, the new 2D ... Continue Reading →
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Pixelatl ‘16: Storytelling Makes Us Human

In the past five years, I’ve seen the animation, video games and comics event, Festival Pixelatl, develop into a serious contender by connecting, building and promoting the Mexican ... Continue Reading →
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MIPTV News Bytes

Anima Kitchent and Famosa’s animated comedy PINY, PinyPon Institute of New York (52 x 11) has been picked up for broadcast in Mexico and Russia. The transmedia property set in an ... Continue Reading →
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CAKE Sells 200+ Hours to LatAm Streamer BLIM

CAKE announces a volume deal for over 200 hours of kids content to Blim, the new SVOD service from Televisa, for multiple territories across Latin America. The deal was finalized by ... Continue Reading →