Italy’s Super! and YLE Finland take on Cottonwood’s Cats.
Premium kids content producer and distributor Federation Kids & Family and sister production company Cottonwood Media announce further sale of The Ollie & Moon Show (52 x 11) to Super! (Italy) and YLE (Finland). The latest deals add another key European market and a first Nordic terrestrial broadcaster to the show’s global network of 150+ countries already on board.
Previous key sales include a network of A-list of channels, including France Télévisions (France), NBC Sprout (USA), TVO (Canada), Discovery (LatAm), D-Kids (MENA), Knowledge (Canada), VRT (Belgium), and IETV (Israel).
The Ollie & Moon Show is distributed by Cottonwood’s sister company Federation Kids & Family. Their Senior Vice President, Co-Production and Sales, Monica Levy comments “We are delighted to have new channels continually joining our global network of partners. These new acquisitions – in two such diverse territories as Finland and Italy – just go to show that good storytelling and magnetic characters are truly universal. We are so pleased that Ollie & Moon continue to prove this point!”
David Michel, Producer and Co-Founder of Federation Kids & Family and Cottonwood Media, added, “In very little time, we have been fortunate to secure broadcast for The Ollie & Moon Show
Produced by Cottonwood Media, The Ollie & Moon Show features a couple of curious, globe-trotting cats who drag their upper-preschool audience with them on their travels around the world introducing them to the joys of unlikely friendships and global citizenship.
Using a unique mix of animation (cats) and live action (backgrounds) The Ollie & Moon Show is based on the best-selling book series created by author and illustrator Diane Kredensor. Kredensor is an Emmy Award-winning artist, director and producer whose credits include Pinky and the Brain, Clifford the Big Red Dog and Word World, among others.