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Mediatoon Preps MIP Junior Lineup

PARIS: Next month in Cannes Mediatoon Distribution is planning to offer a number of animated titles, including The Garfield Show, which is accompanied by a selection of games for the Internet and iOS devices. The Garfield Show follows the adventures of the famous, lasagna-loving feline. The fourth season contains such ...

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Ryan St. Peters Moves Up at Shaftesbury

TORONTO: Ryan St. Peters has been elevated to the post of VP of sales and business development at Shaftesbury. In his expanded position, St. Peters will continue to develop and execute worldwide television and digital presales, sales and distribution strategies for the company and its digital media arm, Smokebomb Entertainment. ...

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Distribution360 Reveals TV & Interactive Content

TORONTO: Distribution360 (D360) is lined up to promote a wide range of television and interactive content to global buyers next month in Cannes. New properties from the company include Twin Factor, a format involving scavenger hunts; Talent Hounds, which tells stories about different types of canines; and Japanizi: Going, Going, ...

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Armoza Formats Unveils MIPCOM Highlights

TEL AVIV: At the upcoming MIPCOM market, Armoza Formats is set to launch several new titles, including Hostages, which premiered last night on CBS in the U.S. I Can Do That is a prime-time studio entertainment show that watches as celebrities master new skills. Hostages, which is being sold as both ...

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MIPCOM Spotlight: NHK Enterprises

CANNES: The two-part Legends of the Deep uses cutting-edge scientific technology to shed light on the ecologies of mysterious deep-sea worlds. “We’ve enhanced our Legends of the Deep offerings by complementing our documentary about the giant squid (a creature whose world-first filming in the wild was the culmination of a ...

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MIPCOM Spotlight: Global Screen

CANNES: The high-budget disaster movie Heroes features tons of special-effects shots and a star-studded German cast. “At MIPCOM, we will be able to present the finished film, which has already been presold in several territories, including an all-rights deal for Japan,” explains Marlene Fritz, the head of TV sales at ...

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MIPCOM Spotlight: Audiovisual from Spain

CANNES: The Audiovisual from Spain banner represents the interests of Spanish companies involved in the content industry. Its promotional activities are sponsored by ICEX Spain Trade and Investment and FAPAE Spanish Audiovisual Producers Confederation. At MIPCOM, Audiovisual from Spain is celebrating the coming together of Spanish companies and Argentine companies, ...

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MIPCOM Spotlight: CJ E&M Corporation

CANNES: A newcomer to the formats industry, CJ E&M Corporation is launching Crazy Market at this year’s MIPCOM. In the new format, which made its debut on the South Korean channel O’live over the summer, contestants answer questions about food for the chance to take home a cash prize. “The ...

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MIPCOM Spotlight: New Dominion Pictures

CANNES: Restoration expert Dan Short and his team share their knowledge about bringing automotive classics back to life in FantomWorks. Kristen Eppley, the senior VP of international distribution at New Dominion Pictures, says, “FantomWorks is a reality car show that will appeal to viewers who are passionate about classic cars.” ...

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MIPCOM Spotlight: Media Development Authority of Singapore

CANNES: The Media Development Authority of Singapore (MDA) is leading a delegation of 23 companies to MIPCOM under the Singapore pavilion. There will be 80-plus titles and more than 400 hours  available. This includes Serangoon Road, a detective drama from Infinite Studios, HBO Asia and ABC TV (distributed by Content ...

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