Reed Exhibitions and Green Gold Animation Pvt. Ltd. have welcomed the support of major international and regional children’s entertainment brands as represented by the on-stage jury. They had recently announced the first-ever Asia TV Forum & Market Animation Pitch.
Confirmed to appear (so far) are Aram Yacoubian, who heads the International Kids Acquisitions and Co-Productions division at
Netflix; Anand Roy, Head of Acquisitions & Co-Productions, Talent and Music at The Walt Disney Company; and Syahrizan Mansor, Vice President, Nickelodeon Brand, Asia, Viacom International Media Networks. They join Rajiv Chilaka, CEO of Green Gold Animation — India’s largest kid-focused animation producer.
Aimed at creators and producers with innovative concepts for new, original kids’ animated content, the ATF Animation Pitch seeks to facilitate an exchange of ideas and talent between leading international broadcasters/distributors and Asia-based producers. The winner will receive a cash and consultation prize worth a total of $19,000 USD. Submissions are open online until October 31, 2017.
Taking place Nov. 29-Dec. 1 at the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore, ATF is co-located with ScreenSingapore, and is part of the Singapore Media Festival.