ZDF Enterprises joins co-production team of Mondo TV Group’s new CGI TV-series Grisù
Mainz, November 18th, 2020
ZDF Enterprises announces that it has joined the co-production team of ‘Grisù’ via an agreement with Toon2Tango and Mondo TV Group’s subsidiary Mondo TV France.
Mondo TV Group, Toon2Tango and ZDF Enterprises will jointly co-produce the new series based on the classic property ‘Grisù’ created by its original authors Nino and Toni Pagot.
The 52 x 11’ series, currently in the pre-production phase, will come with 3D CGI technique from the companies of the Mondo TV Group with the advice of its partner Toon2Tango.
ZDF Enterprises will be responsible for the worldwide distribution of the audiovisual exploitation rights, excluding Italy, China, France and Spain. Worldwide L&M rights will be handled by Mondo TV, Toon2Tango via its distribution network.
As part of the agreement, ZDF Enterprises will also be actively involved in the artistic and creative activities.
For the first time in the history of the Mondo TV group, the service for the realization of the animation will be carried out 100% internally, with the assignment of the service to the new studio in Tenerife which is being set up and is managed by Mondo TV Producciones Canarias. Mondo TV France and Mondo TV S.p.A. will participate as co-producers mainly dealing respectively with pre-production and post-production.
The series is scheduled for completion in the second half of 2022.
About Mondo TV
Mondo TV, listed in the Star segment of Borsa Italiana, has its registered office in Rome and is a Group made up of four companies; the Group is a leader in Italy and among the primary European operators in the production and distribution of television series and cartoon films for TV and the cinema, and is active in the related sectors (audiovisual and musical distribution, licensing, media, publishing and merchandising).For further information on Mondo TV, visit www.mondotv.it.
Contact Mondo TV
Piergiacomo Pollonio, Investor Relator, firstname.lastname@example.org
About ZDF Enterprises
ZDF Enterprises was founded in 1993 as a commercial subsidiary of ZDF, one of the largest and most renowned TV broadcasters in Europe. Headquartered in Mainz, Germany, ZDF Enterprises is responsible for the worldwide sale of programs, the making of international coproductions, the acquisition of licenses as well as the merchandising of strong program brands in its own name, for the ZDF, and for third parties. ZDF Enterprises has successfully established itself as an independent market player on the German and international stage. Bound into a strong group, the company manages the largest German-language stock of programs in the world and, next to this, a continuously growing portfolio of international productions consisting of series and miniseries, TV movies, documentaries and children’s programs. In the course of the development and diversification process carried out up to now, many business fields in the television and media domains were made accessible in the ZDF Enterprises group. Thus ZDF Enterprises can provide a comprehensive, full-service offering today, and covers every step in the chain of origin and exploitation of successful TV programs, from development to production and up to the marketing of TV licenses, merchandising rights, online rights and much more.
Contact ZDF Enterprises
Christine Denilauler (Vice President Marketing and Corporate Communications), ZDF Enterprises GmbH, Erich-Dombrowski-Str. 1, D-55127 Mainz/Germany, Tel.: +49 6131-9911130, Fax: +49 6131-9912130, e-mail: email@example.com, www.zdf-enterprises.de.