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”.
“A Rare Friend” is a unique live-action/CGI short in the Leo da Vinci series to raise youngsters’ awareness of Fabry Disease, a rare genetic condition.
In these years, Gruppo Alcuni has produced 22 animated series and 4 feature films, for a grand total of 7,436 hours of animated content.
A 13-minute, 52 episode-series tribute to young genius Leo da Vinci, conceived by Italian animation virtuoso Gruppo Alcuni, and co-produced with Rai Ragazzi, HR and KiKA, Cosmos Maya and All Rights Entertainment is currently airing simultaneously in Italy, and in Germany with impressive ratings of over-41% peaks in the 3-13 age audience range, and maintaining a stable over-32% audience average.