Cher Ami

News brief: Disney Asia buys WWI pigeons toon

Disney has acquired animated feature Cher Ami for several of its channels in Asia. Disney Channel Taiwan, Hong Kong and China have all taken pay TV and mobile rights to the film, which tells the story of French messenger pigeons during WWI. It is produced by Spain’s Accio and distributed by Imira Entertainment.

Imira adds Spanish toons to slate

Barcelona’s Imira Entertainment has acquired international distribution rights to several Spanish-produced animated feature films and series. The deal with Acció! Animation hands Imira the 1x82mins Cher Ami, about French messenger pigeons in World War 1 and coproduced with Euroview, DDF and TV3; the 1x85mins Little Big Panda, which was produced with Benchmark and looks at […]