Saturday, October 31, 2020
Home / Articlespage 2929

ARTICLES

GRB Inks Multiple Sales from Factual Catalogue

CANNES: GRB Entertainment has finalized a raft of deals for titles from its factual-entertainment catalogue, including placing Pregnant & Dating with E! in Australia and New Zealand. Wananchi Programming picked up Classic Gear and How Stuff Works for Sub-Saharan Africa, excluding South Africa. Discovery CEEMEA opted for King of Thrones. ...

Read More »

DHX to Rep Gwen Stefani-Inspired Kids’ Series

HALIFAX/LOS ANGELES/LONDON: DHX Media is handling the worldwide distribution of the new animated series Kuu-Kuu Harajuku (working title), which comes from Moody Street Kids, Vision Animation and executive producer Gwen Stefani. The 26×22-minute series was commissioned by Network Ten in Australia, with investment funding coming from Australia's Film Victoria and ...

Read More »

Kids’ SVOD Service Hopster to Roll Out in 100-Plus Countries

LONDON/CANNES: The British preschool SVOD platform Hopster will begin rolling out to some 100 territories around the world this month, and has several new content deals to bolster its expanded offering. A global English-language version of Hopster is headed to Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, South Africa, India, Dubai and many other ...

Read More »

SPI International Scores NBCU Features

CANNES: SPI International has licensed a slew of titles from NBCUniversal for its FilmBox Premium movie channel in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, among them Fast and Furious 6. Nearly 100 titles are coming to SPI through the deal, including first-run features. The slate includes 47 Ronin, with Keanu Reeves; ...

Read More »

MIPTV Spotlight: Imagina International Sales

CANNES: Imagina International Sales, which distributes a variety of genres, from series, TV movies and formats to feature films and documentaries, is presenting Black Forest at MIPTV. The series tells the story of a seemingly quiet village where two families fight for control of the local lumber industry. A specialized ...

Read More »

MIPTV Spotlight: Kanal D

CANNES: The Turkish drama Matter of Respect is one of the newer titles that Kanal D has to offer the international market. “We’re really proud to have produced it,” says Ozlem Ozsumbul, the head of sales and acquisitions at Kanal D. “We did a really good remake of the wonderful ...

Read More »

MIPTV Spotlight: Miramax

CANNES: Miramax now represents the Revolution Studios library internationally, including the Morgan Creek International library, as well as the Samuel Goldwyn library and its own acclaimed titles. “The Miramax and Revolution libraries are filled with titles that have a strong global appeal, with films in every genre, a who’s who ...

Read More »

MIPTV Spotlight: Nippon Television Network

CANNES: In Nippon Television Network’s entertainment format Breaking Ordinary, engineers and craftspeople are challenged to redevelop their own inventions on a more extreme level. Alongside this new format, the company is highlighting the drama _______ Wife and the animated series My Love Story!! “Our drama series _______ Wife, a universal ...

Read More »