Paris-based indie producer and distributor Cyber Group Studios has signed a five-year financing agreement with France’s Natixis Coficiné bank in effort to accelerate its distribution activities of third-party productions.
With a new distribution arm, original content and funding, UK-based CHF is in full swing. The company – through distributor Monster Entertainment – is launching the first of four new programs at this week’s MIPTV market.
DHX Media chairman Michael Hirsh is pacting with Jacqueline Kelly and John Vandervelde to offer interim financing and expertise for Canadian indie film and TV producers.
To mark its upcoming 50th anniversary, children’s and youth TV festival Prix Jeunesse International is set to honor the most outstanding, influential and daring TV programs of the last 50 years at its upcoming gala on June 4 in Munich, Germany.
Licensing exec Eric Belloso Gonzalez is joining Spain-based Planeta Junior as DreamWorks brands director. His appointment is timed with last month’s multi-year TV output deal between Planeta Junior and DreamWorks Animation for Italy, Spain, Portugal, Greece and Turkey.
Online bilingual channel Oznoz is giving its children’s library a significant boost through a new exclusive partnership with HIT Entertainment that will make preschool content available across North America in Mandarin, Arabic, Hindi, German, Russian and Korean languages.