APC Kids Sends Fox & Hare Around the Globe


APC Kids has signed a raft of international broadcast deals for the animated series Fox & Hare.

Aimed at children aged 4 to 7, Fox & Hare has been picked up by The Children’s Channel (Israel), Česká televize (Czech Republic), TV5’s Unis TV (Québec Canada), RTVS (Slovakia) and BBC Alba (U.K.). The series was originally commissioned by Ketnet in Belgium and KRO- NCRV in the Netherlands and has previously sold to DR in Denmark, RTHK in Hong Kong, Piwi+ in France, RTBF in Belgium, YLE in Finland, RUV in Iceland, ERR in Estonia and TVP in Poland.

Fox & Hare, adapted from the eponymous book series by Sylvia Vanden Heede and Thé Tjong Khing, is directed by Mascha Halberstad and Tom van Gestel, and produced by Submarine in the Netherlands, Walking the Dog in Belgium and Doghouse Films in Luxembourg. It follows the adventures of the unexpected forest friends as they come up against problems of all shapes and sizes, along with the rest of the animals in the neighborhood.

Lionel Marty, managing director of APC Kids, said: “Fox & Hare combines beautiful animation, quirky and lovable characters and light-hearted adventures, making the series perfectly tailored to young audiences across the globe. We are delighted to be working with this latest group of leading broadcast partners to bring the show to even more families.”