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Super Wings soars to Cannes for Mipcom Jr

Pre-school action animation series is a global co production between US, South Korean and Chinese production companies.
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Pre-school action-animation Super Wings is flying into Cannes to showcase its offerings at this October's Mipcom Jr event.

The series follows the adventures of a jet plane called Jett who travels the world delivering packages to children and his flying friends, the Super Wings, a group of robot heroes.

The property is a unique US/South Korea/China co-production, produced by South Korean firm, FunnyFlux Entertainment, Chinese firm QianQi Animation and Little Airplane Production in the US.

Emmy award winner, Josh Selig will oversee the series' writing, casting and voice directing.

The Alpha Group (Auldey toy brand) has already signed up as the global master toy licensee.

"Super Wings represents a unique and historic partnership between China, Korea and the United States," said FunnyFlux's director and CEO Gil Hoon Jung.

"We believe this model of co-operation and teamwork will lead to many new series that include outstanding writing, beautiful design and state of the art 3D animation."

Mr Zhan, president, QianQi Animation, added: "QianQi Animation is very glad to be working alongside Funnyflux Entertainment and Little Airplane Productions.

"This project combines fun story elements with high energy, dynamic visuals to make a truly amazing show. we are sure Super Wings will stand out in the international market."

Little Airplane's founder, Josh Selig, said: "Little Airplane Productions is delighted to be teaming up with FunnyFlux Entertainment and QianQi Animation for this most international of journeys.

"With wonderfully colourful, transforming characters and culturally diverse story lines, Super Wings is sure to fly into the hearts of children all over the world."

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