Studios win grant for EU toon

World Brief

Two Hungarian animation companies and one Canadian have won a $886,000 grant from the government to produce cartoon programming promoting Hungarian accession to the European Union, which locals endorsed in a referendum on Sunday.

The toon studios, GiroMedia and of Hungary and Super Fly Films of Canada, will dramatize the challenges of EU accession through the lives of an animated family.

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