SECOND KIDS LIVE ACTION PITCH & INAUGURAL PRE-SCHOOL ANIMATION PITCH UNVEIL SELECTION

Paris, 19 March 2019  –  MIPTV today announces the five selected projects of the second Kids Live Action Pitch and the six selected projects of the inaugural Pre-School Animation Pitch competitions that will be featured during In Development Kids.
 
The Kids Live Action Pitch will present five new and original live-action scripted projects from creators and producers from around the world.
 
The Pre-School Animation Pitch, the brand-new pitching event for animation projects targeting children between three-to-six years old, will present six new, original animation projects in development looking for creative and financial partners. It is supported by Hub City of Asian Culture Gwangju.
 
MIPTV, the International Market for Content Development and Distribution, takes place in Cannes, France from 8-11 April 2019. CANNESERIES runs in the city from 5-10 April 2019.
 
 
KIDS LIVE ACTION PITCH FINALISTS:
 
Anarchy Anderson
Produced by: Mosaic Entertainment.
Country: Canada
 
Lady Ada’s Secret Society
Produced by: Coconut Effect Productions
Country: Canada
 
Super Huu
Produced by: Sublimate Entertainment
Country: Australia
 
The Strand
Produced by: Magpie 6 Media Entertainment
Country: Ireland
 
Yalla! Yo!
Produced by: Studio 100 NV
Country: Belgium
 
Selection Jury:

  • Nina Hahn, SVP International Production and Development, Nickelodeon
  • Nicole Keeb, Head of International Coproductions and Acquisitions, ZDF Germen Television
  • David  Levine, Vice-President Programming, Production & Strategic Dev, Disney Channels EMEA, The Walt Disney Company
  • Cheryl Taylor, Head of Content, BBC Children’s, BBC
  • Luca Milano, Executive Director Rai Ragazzi, Rai Radiotelevisione Italiana

 
 
PRE-SCHOOL ANIMATION PITCH FINALISTS:
 
Boomons
Produced by: Ánima Kitchent Media S.L
Country:  Spain
 
The Coop Troop
Produced by: Sixteen South
Country:  UK / Ireland
 
The Kids Are Alright
Produced by: Errol Films
Country: Spain
 
The Wee Littles
Produced by: Magpie 6 Media Entertainment
Country: Ireland
 
Time Out Tess
Presented by:  Buffalo Gal Pictures Inc.
Country: Canada
 
Shasha
Produced by:  Pingo Entertainment
Country: Republic of Korea
Presented by Hub City of Asian Culture Gwangju
 
Selection Jury:

  • Tiphaine de Raguenel, Director of Young Audiences & Animation, France Televisions
  • Lev Makarov, Deputy General Director of Special Projects, CTC Media
  • Stella Noh, General Manager, SK Broadband
  • Adina Pitt, VP Content Acquisitions and Co-Production, Cartoon Network
  • Massimo Bruno, Head of TV Channels, De Agostini Editore

 
 

 
About MIPTV – MIPTV (8-11 April 2019, Cannes) is the leading international market for content development and distribution. Each April, 10,000 professionals from across the international TV and digital entertainment ecosystem connect to launch and discover new content, forge partnerships, negotiate financing and distribution agreements, find co-production opportunities and explore the latest trends.
MIPTV is preceded by the biggest weekend in unscripted content (6-7 April 2019), comprising MIPDoc, the world’s largest screenings library, conference and co-production marketplace for the factual community, and MIPFormats, the discovery showcase for the global formats community.www.miptv.com
 
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