La Leyenda de Las Momias in Theaters October 31st, 2014
La Leyenda de Las Momias in Theaters October 31st, 2014
Mexico City, Mexico on August 26, 2014 Leo San Juan, Teodora, Don Andrés and the little sugar skulls Finado & Moribunda, are ready for a new adventure, and this one will be their most exciting one yet. This Ánima Estudios production will be released on October 31st. The movie brings back the beloved group of friends in their latest adventure which is full of surprises and exciting new characters. La Leyenda de Las Momias is the third feature-length film based on Mexican heritage following the successes of La Leyenda de la Llorona and La Leyenda de la Nahuala. It will be released just in time for the Day of the Dead celebration. This time around, Leo San Juan, Don Andrés, Teodora and Alebrije come to Guanajuato to try to stop the mummies – who have inexplicably risen from the dead – and rescue their friend Xóchitl. With the help of Luis, a friend they meet in the city, Leo uncovers the terrible secret of the aristocratic Rousseau, while the rest of the team realize they have fallen into a trap that was carefully set for Leo San Juan. Videocine distributes in Mexico.
Ánima Estudios Announces The Launch of its First App: Kick-O’s
Ánima Estudios Announces The Launch of its First App: Kick-O’s
Mexico City, Mexico on May 20, 2014 Ánima Estudios, Latin America's leading animation studio, will launch its first game for mobile platforms on 22nd May. Kick-o’s is a penalty game in which the rules change from level to level. Balls of fire, ghostly goalposts, objects on the pitch and multiple goalkeepers are just some of the challenges that the player will have to face in order to score the goals needed to progress to the next level. Developed for iOS and Android and published by Televisa Interactive Media, the game will be available for free download in countries including Mexico, Argentina, Chile, Brazil, Spain, Venezuela, Colombia, Peru and all of Central America. With this fun app, ideal for all ages, Ánima Estudios makes its entry into the world of videogames, demonstrating its ceaseless innovation and capacity for growth, as well as the expansion of its entertainment range. Founded in 2002, Ánima Estudios has become the biggest and most important animation studio in Latin America. In November 2003 it launched its first production, the movie Wizards and Giants, in cinemas across Mexico. This was the first animated movie made in Mexico in more than 30 years, and Latin America's first ever animated feature-length. It was a huge hit across the country. Since 2006, Ánima Estudios has produced the animated series El Chavo, which enjoys enormous success in Latin America. In 2011 it launched the movies Top Cat and La Leyenda de la Llorona, breaking box office records. The studio is currently working on different movie projects, TV series, mobile applications and video games. Ánima Estudios, the soul of imagination.
Ánima Estudios Begins Operations In Europe
Ánima Estudios Begins Operations In Europe
Mexico City, Mexico on April 7, 2014 Ánima Estudios, Latin America's leading animation studio, has created Ánima Kitchent, a new company based in Spain with headquarters in Madrid. It was launched with the mission of creating, producing and marketing transmedia entertainment brands aimed at the children's and youth markets. Up and running for barely three months, Ánima Kitchent already has three projects in different stages of development, details of which will be revealed over the coming months. Fernando De Fuentes (President of Ánima Estudios): "The launch of Ánima Kitchent is a big step for Ánima Estudios in terms of its expansion and growth strategy. It also gives us great pleasure to be able to work with such a talented and experienced team. With the start of operations in Europe we will be able to bring even more world-class projects to the market.” Jose C. Garcia de Letona (Vice-president of Ánima Estudios): "Anima Kitchent provides us with the unique opportunity to bring together Ánima Estudios' proven production capabilities and strategic alliances with the amazing talent for creating transmedia content and the superior understanding of the international TV market that the team in Spain has." Ángel Molinero (General Manager of Ánima Kitchent): “We are very excited about this new step. It is a source of pride and a great professional opportunity to work with the biggest producer of animation in Latin America." With the creation of Ánima Kitchent, Ánima Estudios continues its expansion and growth, diversifying its services and content while continuing to position itself in the global entertainment market. About Ánima Kitchent The Ánima Kitchent management and production teams have more than 14 years of experience in the creation of children's entertainment brands. They have worked on extremely successful shows in the global TV market such as Jelly Jam, Pocoyó, Bugsted and Shuriken School. About Ánima Estudios Founded in 2002, Ánima Estudios has become the biggest and most important animation studio in Latin America. In 2003, the studio's first production Wizards and Giants was released in cinemas all over Mexico. It was the first animated film made in Mexico in more than 30 years, and the first digitally animated feature-length film in all of Latin America. It was shown to great acclaim throughout the territory. It has so far produced 9 feature-length movies, such as Agent Macaw: Shaken and Stirred and Kung Fu Magoo. In 2011 the studio released Top Cat: The Movie and also La Leyenda de la Llorona, both of which broke box-office records. Since 2006, Ánima has made the animated series El Chavo, which is the most-viewed animated show in Latin America. In 2013 it released Teenage Fairytale Dropouts TV series, which is currently shown on TV channels all over the world. The studio is currently working on several feature films, TV series and videogames. Ánima Estudios, the soul of imagination.