Popular Russian animated series "Paper Tales" produced by Parovoz Animation Studio and adapted for international sales by Digital Television Russia will be available for viewers in Taiwan on GoodTV channel and VOD-platform in the nearest future.
The agreement on the acquisition of rights to the cartoon is concluded between Signal Media, a company that distributes Digital Television Russia content, and the Taiwanese broadcaster Good TV, which manages one of the leading family TV channels in Taiwan.
"Paper Tales" - one of the most popular projects of Parovoz Animation Studio. The animated series is focused on a children's audience from 4 to 9 years old, but it is enjoyed also by older children. The cartoon develops thinking and creativity, teaches friendship and kindness.
“Paper Tales” shows the creative journeys of a paper cut-out duo — moose, Aristotle, and woodpecker, Knock-Knock — in a paper wonderland. The origami creatures captivate kids, while the DIY instructions help them develop motor skills, logic, and their imagination. The animation shares light philosophies and ways to deal with mishaps. Kids learn how to make their own paper cut-out toy at the end of each episode relevant to its lesson. The hands-on activities promote kids’ independence and creativity, giving them an alternative to computer games.
The international potential of the Russian animated series was noticed in 2016 at the prestigious international award Cyber Sousa, where "Paper Tales" took "gold" in the nomination "Best Foreign Animation Series" and became the only winner of this award from Russia. The international jury highly commended not only the originality of the idea of "Paper Tales", but also its educational component.
In addition, images of the moose of Aristotle and woodpecker Knock-Knock are actively used in the production of goods for children, applications for smartphones and tablets. Released in December 2015, the mobile version of "Paper Tales" just three days after the release topped the ratings of the most popular educational applications for children in the categories "Top paid", "Top Free" on iOS-devices.