IDT to Animate Productions for Toy Market

IDT Media is jumping into 3D animation for the toy marketplace. Through its 3D animation production subsidiary, Digital Production Solutions (DPS), IDT will supply lower cost 3D animation solutions to toy manufacturers for use in TV and video productions.

DPS will be utilizing the proprietary technology of its Global Animation Studio to make 3D animation available to toy marketers previously unable to afford a big studio.

DPS recently announced a co-production agreement with Jim Jinkins and David Campbell of Cartoon Pizza, the creators of Doug, Stanley and PB&J Otter. In addition, the studio is currently working on production of 26 episodes of Monster by Mistake under an agreement with CCI Ent. Ltd to be broadcast worldwide.