Animation

2D / 3D

Smart Brands is one of the most active european companies in the animation television series productions for children (preschool age) and children (6-12 years). The company has produced some series in coproduction with the major national broadcasters, such as RAI, and international companies: BKN (Spain), Hahn Film (Germany), Epidem ZOT (Finland). Started from 2015 “Panzai” cartoon (26 episodes x 5 minutes) is on air on RAI YOYO (Italy).

Just three years after its establishment, Smart Brands receives the award for “Studio of the Year 2008” at the Cartoons on the Bay, the international animation festival organized by RAI. In 2008 Smart Brands receives the nomination as “BEST PRODUCER AND DISTRIBUTOR OF THE YEAR” at Cartoon Forum, the most important event in European animation.

The animated series “School of Vampires” was nominated in the category “Best Cartoon for Childrens” at the Cartoons On The Bay. In August 2009 Smart Brands signed an acquisition contract for the TV series “Teen Days” with Disney Channel France. It’s the first time Disney Channel France buys a project entirely designed in Italy. (France is the first Disney Channel in Europe, second in the world after the U.S.)

The television series produced by Smart Brands are broadcasted through the most important TV channels in Europe, including:

  • RAI 2 (Italy),
  • Disney Channel (France),
  • RTP (Portugal),
  • RTL2 and KIKA (Germany),
  • Canal Plus (France),
  • MTV OY (Finland),
  • NRK (Norway),
  • ORF (Austria),
  • Duna TV (Hungary).

Smart Brands has more than 3,600 minutes of animation products.