The Italian channel will broadcast today a “A rare friend”, the special episode of the animated series “Leo da Vinci” from Gruppo Alcuni. Directed by Sergio Manfio, the cartoon tells the fantastic journey into the fifteenth century by Fabrizio, a boy with Anderson- Fabry disease, and his meeting with the young Leonardo da Vinci.
The Cartoon Artist course will launch in February 2022, within the Autonomous Province of Trento’s educational and training courses (IFTS), with applications submitted by January 7, and processed between January 10-14.
After just days from the Best Animated Short award at the 2021 International Rare Disease Film Festival, Gruppo Alcuni’s A Rare Friend episode in Season 1 of the Leo da Vinci series wins the prestigious Rare Diseases Award at the Health System Forum in Florence, Italy.
In its 4th Season, this brand new Mini Pet Pals series debuts on Rai Yoyo and RaiPlay as of October 18, with 3 daily episodes at 7 am and 2 extra episodes on weekends at 5:20 pm. Directed by Sergio Manfio, the adorable Mini Pet Pals are growing up just like their enthusiastic little fans, and are now heading to pre-school.
Italy’s Gruppo Alcuni wins Best Animated Short at the 2021 International Rare Disease Film Festival with its A Rare Friend episode in Season 1 of the Leo da Vinci series, created to raise youngsters’ awareness of Fabry Disease, a rare genetic condition.
Francesco Manfio will co-coordinate of MIA Market’s newly inaugurated Animation Section and will also present all the news of the Italian leading company.
Gruppo Alcuni is growing its footprint in the animation arena with new seasons of hit series such as “Leo da Vinci” and “Mini Pet Pals”. Francesco Manfio, CEO of the company, describes these titles and comments on the new projects.
The Second Season of Leo da Vinci, the animated TV Series is about to set sail, created by Gruppo Alcuni and steered by an exceptional co-production with RAI Ragazzi, Hessischer Rundfunk/ARD and Cosmos Maya, directed by Sergio Manfio.
The CEO of the Italian company, Francesco Manfio, talked about the several co-productions that Gruppo Alcuni has with India and highlighted the series “Leo da Vinci”.