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Trace Inks New Deals For Content Sales In Africa

TRACE announced just before its participation in the 69th Berlin International Film Festival the conclusion of new sales deals in Africa.

TRACE’s content distribution division took part in the “Berlinale Africa Hub” from the 9th to the 13th of February, 2019, and confirmed its aim to support African filmmaking.
These new sales prove the strength of global demand for Afro-urban entertainment.

TRACE has signed a presales contract with TV5MONDE for the broadcasting of the third and fourth seasons of GABÂO (52 x 4’), a playful and educational Gabonese animated TV series on the youth channel TIVI5 and TV5MONDE.

The British fiction series BROTHERS WITH NO GAME’s third season was co-produced in collaboration with TRACE Studios and will soon be available in French for audiences who subscribe to CANAL + packages in Africa.

TRACE has also signed a sales contract with SHOWMAX, the South African video-on-demand platform. Subscribers will have the opportunity to discover Nigerian series that have been co-produced by TRACE Studios - WIVES ON STRIKE or CRAZY LOVELY COOL from local talents, Wanuri Kahiu’ first film -FROM A WHISPER, APPLE FOR 2 which was created in Cameroon, or KINGMAKERS, a political thriller by the acclaimed British filmmaker Nicholas Beveney.

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