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Jury Unveiled for MIPTV’s Kids’ Live Action Pitch Contest


A number of international jury members have been revealed for MIPTV’s brand-new Kids’ Live Action Pitch competition, taking place at this year’s market in Cannes.

The jury currently includes Jo Allen, producer for BBC Children’s acquisitions and independent animation; Nina Hahn, senior VP of production and development at Nickelodeon International; David Levine, VP of programming, production and strategic development for Disney Channels EMEA; and Paula Taborda dos Guaranys, Gloob’s head of content and programming.

Submissions are now being accepted until February 16. Five finalists will pitch their project live on stage at MIPTV in front of buyers and commissioning editors, and will also have one-on-one meetings with each jury member.

About Joanna Padovano Tong

Joanna Padovano Tong is the managing editor of World Screen. She can be reached at jpadovano@worldscreen.com.


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