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Toon Boom Supports the MIPJunior First International Pitch Competition

Toon Boom [1]Emmy® Award-winning Toon Boom Animation Inc. [1] the market leader in animation technology, announced today its support of the MIPJunior first International Pitch Competition [2] targeted to creatives, producers and decision-makers from all sectors of the kids’ entertainment business.

The inaugural MIPJunior International Pitch will see six projects brought before a panel of experts which includes:

The jury will be looking for the next big brand in kids’ entertainment content, picking the project with the biggest potential for a global multiplatform extension.

All six finalists will receive a permanent license of Toon Boom Storyboard Pro 3D [3]. On October 6 in Cannes’ Martinez Hotel, the jury will pick a winner to receive a top prize of €2,500 (US$3,080) to help develop awareness of their project among the very targeted audience of MIPJunior and MIPCOM.

“Knowing that MIPJunior has become a must-attend forum for producers to pitch their projects and find funding, we are thrilled to take part in their first International Pitch Competition and give each finalist the opportunity to use our award-winning storyboarding software to embark upon their projects,” stated Joan Vogelesang, President and Chief Executive Officer at Toon Boom Animation.

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#1 Comment By Tami Quiring (@VillageGamer) On Thursday August 30, 2012 @ 3:45 am

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#2 Comment By MIP Markets (@_mip_) On Thursday August 30, 2012 @ 6:08 pm

RT @VillageGamer: .@ToonBoom Supports the #MIPJunior First International Pitch Competition [8] #animation #MIPCOM