Pitching in development
Format: Animated TV series
Genre: Comedy/ Mystery/ Adventure
Duration: 22 min
Number of Episodes: 12
Country of Production: Germany
Target Audience: Children 7-9, Children 10-12
Production Company: movieTALE GmbH, Cologne
Producer: Lars Emrich
Scriptwriter: Lukas Pilz
Goals at the Warsaw Kids Film Forum: Funding/ Co-producer/ Distribution
Estimated Budget: 1 950 000 EUR
Confirmed Financing: 15 000 EUR
Five children awake in a colorful, perplexing dystopia full with robots, mutants and child-societies and begin a journey to find their vanished parents.
Lars’ passion has always been children’s and youth media. As writer/ director he is artistic director at the Kid’s & Youth Theater Wuppertal. He founded movieTALE to focus on developing kids and youth formats between feature film, TV and gaming. His recent project ‘BitBuddies’ – a sitcom for kids won the grand prize of ‘Formate aus Thüringen’ (Formats of Thuringia).
Lukas Pilz is a freelance author, who studied scriptwriting on the ifs internationale filmschule Köln. His graduation script was nominated for the German animation script award. His new project „NEARTH a new world“ won the MDM fundingprice at the ‘Akademie für Kindermedien’ (Academy of kid’s media).