Paris (France) & Hollywood (California) — November 10, 2011 — Technicolor (Euronext Paris: TCH) today announces it has collaborated with the BarbieÂ® brand to produce Barbieâ„¢: A Perfect Christmas, the latest DVD from the Barbieâ„¢ Entertainment power house franchise.Â Barbieâ„¢: A Perfect Christmas is BarbieÂ® doll’s 22nd computer-animated Barbieâ„¢ movie and was released on DVD in North America on November 8. It will be released in Europe on November 22.
Technicolor provided a full range of services for Mattel, including front-end pre-production (such as art direction, design, storyboards/storyreel, editorial, and production management), direction and computer-generated (“CG”) animation, audiovisual post-production, and DVD menus.
“Working with Steven Wendland and the Technicolor team has been terrific,” said Rob Hudnut, Executive Producer for Barbie Entertainment. “They helped us bring new characters — the sisters of Barbie — to life in a beautiful movie that we believe will be a new holiday classic.”