Portfolio Entertainment Launches CGI Animated Movie “Young Abraham” at MIPCOM

Portfolio International will launch worldwide sales of two newly acquired properties entitled Brilhante F.C. (26 X 30) and Young Abraham (1 X 60), at MIPCOM.

Brilhante F.C. (26×30’) is a coming of age teenage dramedy that tells the story of five adolescent girls who decide to form the first all girl football team in a small town in Brazil. Using the football field as its canvas for life, the series follows the trials, tribulations and triumphs of teenage life.

Produced by Brazilian production company Mixer, for TV Brasil, the series premiered on May 23, 2011.

Young Abraham (1×48’) is a CGI animated movie that merges cutting edge production values with a classic storyline. The iconic Abraham is shown as a courageous boy who dared to question conventional wisdom and became a historic leader against all odds. Filled with adventure and plenty of laughs, this film will entertain viewers of all ages and inspire faith in the human spirit. Produced by BKC Productions.

“Strong messages and superior production quality are what makes these titles [Brilhante & Young Abraham] so appealing.” Said Louis Fournier, VP Sales & Acquisitions at Portfolio Entertainment. “Tweens all over the world will relate to the stories in Brilhante, and Young Abraham will provide a wonderful co-viewing experience for families.”

Both properties will be available for international buyers at MIPCOM.

Visit Portfolio International at the Canada Pavilion Booth 00.01 for more information.