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.
Gruppo Alcuni, a leading Italian Producer and Distributor of animated children content, has just concluded a package deal with Ocean New Media, the Distribution Company of Olympusat’s TV networks. The American media company has picked up a part of Gruppo Alcuni’s impressive Library.
The shows are expected to premiere on Olympusat’s networks across the Spanish-speaking world, but also in English and Portuguese in the American continents.
The Qatari network has picked up the last two seasons of “Mini Pet Pals” and its spin off movie special “Mini Pet Pals – The Four Seasons”. Both of the shows are expected to premiere on Baraem across the Arabic speaking world.
Independent European company produce kids content with a language and graphic style that is different for each target, and which reflects their world. Francesco Manfio, CEO of the company talked with Señal News about its powerful catalogue and the successful business strategy.