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Briefly: Disney Animation Award at OIAF; "Le Petit Spirou"; DCH Capital’s $100m Development Fund

by on October 5, 2011

* Jason Carpenter has won the Walt Disney Studios prize for a student film at the Ottawa International Animation Festival for his short film “The Renter.” [Below the Line]

* Dupuis Edition & Audiovisuel (France), Luxanimation (Luxembourg), and Aranéo (Belgium) have announced production of Le Petit Spirou, a new animated series based on the comic books by Tome and Janry. Toon Boom will be used to produce the series. [Sacramento Bee]

* Singapore-based investment firm DCH Capital has announced a $100 million fund to invest in intellectual property creation in the animation, games, and computer graphics sectors, and its intention to invest in media companies, coproduction projects and media hub infrastructure. [Animation Magazine]

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