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Blue Zoo Rights
Alison Warner recently joined Blue Zoo Productions as MD of a brand-new division, Blue Zoo Rights, and is charged with managing the company’s portfolio of original content.
Prior to that, Alison served as Vice President of I.P. Sales, Acquisitions and Co-Productions for Technicolor Creative Development. Alison developed and implemented funding and sales strategies for TCD’s in-house animated properties and also sourced new properties to acquire or co-produce. In this role, she was instrumental in securing the rights to ‘The Deep’ and is part of the team that helped put Technicolor’s animated shows ‘Atomic Puppet’ and ‘The Deep’ into production through structuring an Australian/Canadian co-production for ‘The Deep’ and a French/Canadian co-production for ‘Atomic Puppet’. She pre-sold ‘The Deep’ to key broadcasters across the world including Super RTL, BBC, ABC, YLE, SVT, NRK, France TV, Ketnet, Universal Kids and Netflix.
Alison also helped manage the exploitation of all rights of ‘The Deep’ worldwide. ‘The Deep’ has become a global hit, topping the children’s TV charts in the UK, Germany and Australia with toys and books already launched autumn 2018.
Alison is passionate about making outstanding animated shows for children of all ages that excite, enhance and entertain. She is also on the Advisory board for the Children’s Media Conference
Panel 2: The Future of Finance
Exploring how co-production deals will be made under the new conditions, and how treaty-based co-production can continue or potentially grow - including consideration of the implications for tax-incentives. Huw Walters: PowerPoint - Co-production Treaties and "European Works"