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Breakthrough Entertainment sells into Middle East

Toronto-based Breakthrough Entertainment is reporting over 200 hours of licensing deals for its documentary, lifestyle and factual programming.
April 14, 2011

Toronto-based Breakthrough Entertainment is reporting over 200 hours of licensing deals for its children’s, documentary, lifestyle and factual ¬†programming.

The distribution company’s MIPTV sales include documentary and factual series Future Revealed, Ghost Cases and Science of the Senses picked up by IRIB in Iran; lifestyle series David Rocco’s Dolce Vita to AB Droit in Turkey and factual series The Re-Inventors selling to TRT in Turkey.

“We are delighted to forge significant associations with the region’s most prestigious broadcasters,” said Nat Abraham, VP, distribution.¬† “We look forward to a successful launch of our high-profile animated series and documentary programming across the Middle East, Turkey and Israel.”

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Daniele Alcinii is a news reporter at realscreen, the leading international publisher of non-fiction film and television industry news and content. He joins the rs team with journalism experience following a stint out west with Sun Media in Edmonton's Capital Region, and communications work in Melbourne, Australia and Toronto. You can follow him on Twitter at @danielealcinii.

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