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30 Jun 2022

“It’s What We All Want, to Connect to the Earth…We All Remember that Sense of Wonder We Had as Children”

Producers Behind the Blast

We’re back with Jetpack’s Behind the Blast, where Gráinne Mc Guinness, creative director of Paper Owl Films, lifts the lid on their beautiful 2D animated preschool show Ladybird & Bee.
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13 Jun 2022

Jetpack Adds Birdo Studios’ Botanical Comedy Flora to its Pre-School Line Up

Jetpack Shows Producers

Today, global kids content distributor Jetpack Distribution announces it has acquired the rights for 2D animated botanical comedy children’s series Flora, produced by Brazil’s Birdo Studios.
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2 Feb 2022

Subverting Fairy Tales and Moving Stories of Family Life Fuel Success of Samka’s Wolf and The Sisters

Producers Behind the Blast

Hello – we’re back with Jetpack’s Behind the Blast! A cheeky look behind the scenes with some of our very best producers and creatives. Why? To uplift, inspire and learn a bit more about how shows come about and what fuels their success. Today, we go behind the blast with Samuel Kaminka, CEO and Executive Producer at SAMKA, who’s illustrious line up of quality French animation includes The Sisters and Wolf, two of Jetpack’s most popular catalogue gems.
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27 Aug 2021

Jetpack Distribution’s Behind the Blast Questions for Sallyann Keizer, Founder and Managing Director, Sixth Sense Media

Producers Behind the Blast

Behind the Blast celebrates the creativity that fuels Jetpack and, indeed, our industry. We’ll be picking the brains of our illustrious show creatives to spill the beans on stuff we’d never know, from their funniest moments making the show to incidents that triggered their (often quite crazy) ideas. From their top lockdown music tracks to what makes them laugh. It’s a five-minute feel-good read. We hope you enjoy it!
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17 Jun 2021

Jetpack Acquires New CGI Animation Stella & the Starlets from Newly Launched Kids Business

Jetpack Shows Producers

Today, independent global kids and family TV distributor – Jetpack Distribution – announces it has acquired the global rights for brand-new CGI animated series Stella & the Starlets, currently in pre-production.
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8 Jun 2021

Jetpack Acquires Global Rights for Russian SMF Studio’s Claymotions

Jetpack Shows Producers

Today, global kids and family content distributor, Jetpack Distribution announces that it has acquired the worldwide rights for Moscow-based SMF Studio’s Claymotions. The deal comprises 62 two-and-a-half minute episodes of the edutainment pre-school show that targets 2+ year olds.
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10 May 2021

JETPACK SIGNS DEAL FOR VINEWOOD ANIMATION’S WELCOME TO CARDBOARD CITY

Jetpack Shows Producers

3D animated series, based on a multi-award-winning special, featuring Jacinda Ardern and Ian Brown (Stone Roses), to be made available across the globe.
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19 Mar 2021

Jetpack is #2 Distributor in KIDSCREEN HOT 50 for 2020

Jetpack Shows Producers Broadcasters

Jetpack was delighted to be nominated the number two distribution business in the prestigious KIDSCREEN HOT 50. As Kidscreen said "Independent UK distributor Jetpack moves up from fourth to second this year on the strength of a catalogue that has grown 40% year-over-year."
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11 Aug 2020

Reckless abandon, screaming joy, dizzying tantrums and post-apocalyptic insects come together for an animated sensation

Producers Behind the Blast

Jetpack goes Behind the Blast with Walid Omar, executive producer and director of Buck and Buddy
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