Euro nets make First Hand plays

Four European broadcasters are among buyers of documentary programming from Switzerland-based First Hand Films. VRT in Belgium has taken the 1x56mins Ida’s Diary, which is about a troubled Norwegian woman that keeps a video diary. Estonia’s ERR bought the 3x52mins Faith Love Desire and 1x57mins And Who Taught You to Drive?, meanwhile. Latvian TV took […]

New French distributor launches with former M6 kids boss

France-based producer Superprod has launched an international sales division, Superights. Morgann Favennec has been hired as deputy managing director and will head up sales and acquisitions activity at the new distributor. She joins from RTL-owned French commercial broadcaster M6 where she was head of kids programming. Prior to that she held roles at Jetix, Disney […]

International broadcasters buy kids series Little Spirou

A raft of international channels have acquired animated kids series Little Spirou. The 78x7mins show is sold by French distributor Mediatoon and it has shopped it to TVC in Spain and Noga in Israel. TV Galicia in Spain, TG4 in Ireland and TeleQuebec in Canada have also all bought the series. In France it airs […]