SMF Studio signs various offers for its animation projects at MIPCOM


SMF Studio – one of Russia’s oldest and most respectable animation studios – reports several deals within MIPCOM on its series Meowgic, Claymotions, Secrets of Honey Hills and Golden collection.

The studio, which celebrates its 85th anniversary this year, has reached a deal with longtime Chinese partner Joy Media to distribute a new 2D series meow to the Chinese market. meow is a preschool comedy series targeting children ages three to five, 52 episodes of seven minutes each. The story is about the girl and her cat who can grant two wishes a day.

SMF Studio’s Jetpack sales agent – international distributor for children and families, who previously acquired the global rights to Claymotions, has signed an agreement with a television channel aimed at preschool audiences HOP! broadcast the series in Israel.

SMF Studio Board Chair Yuliana Slashcheva said: “The current MIPCOM has been very eventful for SMF Studio so far. We were very happy to hear that our long-awaited comedy series for children- Loodleville became the only Russian project to be among the five finalists of the MIPJunior Project Pitch. We have also created our new series Cools – a very first show based on a comic which was produced in Russia. I really hope that both titles will be recognized on the international stage and that we will continue to expand our global agreements while looking for ways of joint co-production. I would also like to thank our long-time partners who have entered into new agreements for SMF Studio titles as well as introducing our new agents.

A Finnish broadcasting company Yle has also partnered with SMF Studio for the Claymotions’ distribution in the territory of Finland.

The deal includes 62 2.5-minute episodes of the preschool edutainment show that targets children two years and older. Claymotions is an educational miniseries aimed at the youngest audience and teaches them through play. The series created using plasticine technique tells about adventures in various fields of knowledge. Its mission is to broaden children’s understanding of the world – and introduce them to a variety of topics – in a fun and exciting way.

Secrets of Honey Hills The series will also air on Israeli HOP! TV as well as on Czech television – ÄŒeská televise thanks to an agreement with Sola Media which represents the title of SMF on a global scale. This is a 52 x seven minute 3D CGI animated series for ages four to six produced with Unreal Engine technology by SMF Studio, which is state-of-the-art and fast-paced production. It presents intriguing crime stories to solve and challenges children’s curiosity and logical thinking and also emphasizes the importance of a tolerant and patient attitude towards one another.

Golden collection continues his journey and asks across the world by landing in the Baltic States thanks to the Latvian supplier Tet which has acquired the rights to 300 cartoons.


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