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Cartoon Forum continues to widen its horizons

Cartoon Forum continues to widen its horizons

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The 28th annual Cartoon Forum that will take place in Toulouse, France from September 12 to 15 is continuing to expand its international reach with projects from Japan, Brazil and United Arab Emirates accepted into the European co-production platform. And after Ireland was the Forum’s inaugural spotlight country last year, Poland won the 2017 distinction and will present five projects that include pre-school series The Wriggles from Warsaw’s Badi Badi. The Forum will also present tributes to Polish studios and the success of the country’s animation biz will be highlighted throughout the three-day event. This year, a total of 83 new TV series projects will be pitched to potential co-producers, buyers and investors representing approximately 470 hours of animation worth 285 million Euro
French producers to once again feature in a big way at Cartoon Forum

French producers to once again feature in a big way at Cartoon Forum

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French producers are featuring once again for the 2017 Cartoon Forum set for September 12 to 15 in Toulouse, France. The TV pitching forum has selected 83 projects, representing a combined budget of about 285 million euros for 470 hours of programming. France was far ahead with 28 projects; followed by Ireland with nine; Belgium and Poland with five each; Finland, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom with four each; Germany with three; Portugal and South Korea with two and one each from Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Hungary, Iceland, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Serbia, Slovakia, Sweden and Ukraine. Additionally, 48 per cent of projects were aimed at kids between 5 to 12, 69 per cent are 2D. The average cost per project is 3.4 million euros and 38 projects (46 per ce...