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Los Angeles-based Shout! Factory has acquired North American rights to animated feature “Maya the Bee 2 – The Honey Games.”
The acquisition also covers other sequels to the 2014 hit “Maya the Bee Movie” and gives the company theatrical, video on-demand, digital, broadcast and home entertainment rights. The deal was struck with Studio 100 Media.
The TV series and the first film are based on the century-old German’s children’s novel. Popular in Europe, Australia and Asia, the self-discovery tale about a bee and her animal friends was previously sold to some 160 territories.
- Patrick Frater
Under the terms, Shout! Factory has secured exclusive North American rights to sequels, including theatrical, VOD, digital, broadcast and home entertainment for cross-platform releases. Shout! Factory plans a strategic rollout of the new films, beginning with the first sequel, Maya The Bee 2 – The Honey Games, in 2017 through its Shout! Factory Kids division.
Shawn Williamson’s Vancouver-based Brightlight Pictures has begun production on Scorched Earth, a post-apocalyptic action project starring Gina Carano and John Hannah. Peter Howitt directs the story of a bounty hunter who learns that there might be more to life than just survival. Brightlight is producing in partnership with Lighthouse Pictures, who packaged the project. Great Point Media is financing.Production began on Thursday in Santa Marta, Colombia, on Sundowners, a dramatic comedy written and directed by Pavan Moondi. [link »
- firstname.lastname@example.org (Jeremy Kay)
Shout! Factory and Studio 100 Media have expanded their distribution alliance with a new multi-picture deal for Studio 100's upcoming Maya The Bee feature film series. Under the pact, Shout! Factory has secured North American distribution rights to Maya sequels, including theatrical, VOD, digital, broadcast and home entertainment for cross-platform releases. A strategic rollout of the new films, beginning with Maya The Bee 2 – The Honey Games, is planned from 2017 through… »
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