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Picture Box gets double sale for ‘Grocery Bag’ in Italy

Picture Box Distribution has sold format rights and lifestyle series Anna and Kristina's Grocery Bag to Italy's Beep Omnimedia. The Worldwide Bag Media production, which airs on Canada's W Network, shows consumer hosts Anna Wallner and Kristina Matisic cooking along to the advice of popular cookbooks. Omnimedia has picked up 39 x 30-minute episodes of the original version as well as the format rights. Picture Box has also sold the series to French Canada's Zeste!, Finland's MTV OY, Hungary's TV PAPRIKA/CHELLO, Israel's ANANEY, Poland's Canal Plus and LiTV in Singapore, Thailand and Indonesia.
April 9, 2010

Picture Box Distribution has sold format rights and lifestyle series Anna and Kristina’s Grocery Bag to Italy’s Beep Omnimedia. The Worldwide Bag Media production, which airs on Canada’s W Network, shows consumer hosts Anna Wallner and Kristina Matisic cooking along to the advice of popular cookbooks. Omnimedia has picked up 39 x 30-minute episodes of the original version as well as the format rights. Picture Box has also sold the series to French Canada’s Zeste!, Finland’s MTV OY, Hungary’s TV PAPRIKA/CHELLO, Israel’s ANANEY, Poland’s Canal Plus and LiTV in Singapore, Thailand and Indonesia.

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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