Ánima Kitchent and Famosa are to announce an acquisition agreement at this year’s MIPTV under which Televisa and the Russian children’s channel Carousel will bring this new transmedia brand’s kids TV show to Mexican and Russian screens.
"PINY, PinyPon Institute of New York" (52 x 11’), which is co-produced by Ánima Kitchent and Famosa and is currently in production, is set to debut in Mexico in September on the Televisa channel Canal 5.In Russia, following an agreement with O + Media, the free-to-air kids’ channel Carousel and the paid TV cartoon channel ANI will begin broadcasting the series at the beginning of the new school year.
"PINY, PinyPon Institute of New York" (52 x 11’) is a “comedy with heart”; a series on lifestyle topics which is packed full of values and targeted at 6 to 8-year-olds. Set at an exclusive New York institute specialising in creativity, design, fashion and new professions, the series follows Michelle and her friends as their exciting adventures teach them how to handle love, friendship and jealousy. They also have to explore their creative sides and showcase their talent for design. As well as the TV series, this transmedia brand will also have exclusive content for distribution through various digital platforms including YouTube and web. It also has an App where the kids themselves can join the high school and take some of the classes on offer, having great fun as they develop their creativity through entertaining games and challenges.
In the wake of these two acquisitions, Ánima Kitchent and Famosa will continue to complete international deals and presales in the months to come.