Marc du Pontavice

MIP: Talking Toons with Xilam’s Du Pontavice

We had a chance to catch up with Marc Du Pontavice, president of Xilam Animation, who is attending MIPCOM with his brand new animated series Mr. Magoo. Du Pontavice is the mastermind ... Continue Reading →
Oggy & the Cockroaches

Xilam Strikes 230+ Episode Deal with De Agostini Editore

Xilam, an award-winning animation company based in France, has announced the licensing of more than 230 episodes of children’s content to Italian TV network De Agostini Editore. ... Continue Reading →
Oggy & the Cockroaches

Xilam’s ‘Oggy’ and ‘Zig & Sharko’ Set for Russia, CIS

Award-winning French toon producer Xilam has inked a raft of broadcast deals with networks across Russia and CIS for its hit animate properties, Oggy & the Cockroaches and Zig & ... Continue Reading →
Cartoon Forum 2017

Cartoon Forum: The Toon Pitch Parade of Toulouse

Each September, European animation producers, investors and broadcasters head over to the beautiful ... Continue Reading →
Oggy app

Xilam Launches ‘Oggy’ App Worldwide

French studio Xilam has released a fun new app, in conjunction with its global animated hit Oggy and the Cockroaches. The game invites fans to enjoy a wild race between the titular ... Continue Reading →
Oggy & the Cockroaches

Xilam’s ‘Oggy & the Cockroaches’ Fuels Up in GAS Region

Award-winning French animation company Xilam has licensed the third, fourth and fifth seasons of its hit comedy series Oggy & the Cockroaches to Disney Channel for Germany, Austria ... Continue Reading →
2017 Annecy Festival

Annecy, Mifa Report Record Attendance for 2017

The Annecy International Animation Festival and its market, Mifa, reported record attendance at this year’s event, which wraps Saturday. An estimated 3,000 professionals — an increase ... Continue Reading →
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Xilam Names Lansay Master Toy Partner for ‘Oggy’

Award-winning animation studio Xilam has appointed Lansay as master toy partner for its flagship cartoon, Oggy & the Cockroaches. Lansay will produce and distribute an initial line ... Continue Reading →
Mark Eyers

Turner Brands on Top in APAC

Turner’s children’s brands in Asia Pacific — Cartoon Network, Boomerang, POGO and Toonami — combined forces over the last year to create the region’s No. ... Continue Reading →
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Amazon Prime India Inks Exclusive Partnership with Xilam

Amazon and Xilam Animation announce a multi-year content deal that makes Amazon Prime Video India the exclusive SVOD home of four existing and three upcoming seasons of the French studio’s ... Continue Reading →