Mediatoon Secures New Latin American Sales
French studio Mediatoon has recently inked new deals with two Latin American partners, namely Ecuador TV and Cultura. The Premiere public channel Ecuador TV picked up a series package that includes two seasons of The Garfield Show (104 x 11), Contraptus (78 x 8; also on FETV Panama, Canal 22 Mexico, TNU Uruguay, ECTV Ecuador and Globosat Brazil) and three animated films from the Tintin franchise (3 x 75).
Brazilian public network TV Cultura, on the other hand, picked up three animated films from the Asterix library, such as Asterix & Cleopatra, Asterix the Gaul and Asterix – The Twelve Tasks.
Over the past three years, Mediatoon has managed to sell over 600 hours worth of programming to a total of eight Latin American countries, which include Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Chili and Uruguay. Several of the studio’s series are broadcast in all LatAm territories on HBO, Discovery and Cartoon Network, including Garfield.