PARIS -- Gaul's Lagardere Active kids programming channels Canal J, Gulli and TiJi unveiled key acquisitions at the Annecy Animation Film Festival on Thursday.
The Annecy Festival, the world's largest animation confab, will afford two breathtaking views: a high stretch of French Alps, and the ever-growing spectrum of Europe's burgeoning movie animation…
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$27.7M Sony / Screen Gems 13.13%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$778,903 Cumulative:$307.3M Disney 34.56%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$703,203 Cumulative:$17.1M Warner Brothers 34.59%
Gaul is firming up its position as Europe's market leader for 3D, with 1,606 3D screens as of April 19.
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Gallic exec Gregoire Melin, longtime sales head at Luc Besson's EuropaCorp, has hung up his own sales shingle Kinology, with a preferential relationship with Studio 37, the production/acquisition…