Aircraft Pictures

Terrific Women

Aircraft eyes an older demo with new digital series

The prodco is looking to diversify and reach an 18-to-35-year-old audience with the release of the 1970s-set comedy Terrific Women.

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On the Slate: Aircraft Pictures

With production close to wrapping on two animated features, the company is fine-tuning a cross-border development slate with a view to finding success in evolving markets.

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Mercury Filmworks, Cartoon Saloon launch Irish studio

The Canadian and Irish companies have launched Lighthouse Studios, a new Kilkenny-based prodco expected to create 140-plus jobs in the next three years.

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The 2016 New Establishment: Aircraft Pictures

From Playback magazine: Aircraft has made the leap from single-project focus to multi-project slate, learning how to juggle business, creative and partnerships in the process.

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Bruno & Boots MOWs go to camera

The second and third installments of the TV movies, produced by Aircraft Pictures, are slated for a 2017 debut.

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Production underway on The Breadwinner

The Canada/Ireland/Luxembourg coproduction is scheduled to be finished by summer 2017.

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Family Channel to premiere Raising Expectations in May

The live-action comedy series starring Jason Priestley and Molly Ringwald is part of DHX’s bid to reach parents as well as kids.

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Angelina Jolie Pitt boards The Breadwinner

The copro from Aircraft Pictures, Ireland’s Cartoon Saloon and Luxembourg’s Melusine Productions is based on a young adult novel of the same name.

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Aircraft to produce Gordon Korman MOW for YTV

The upcoming TV movie from Aircraft Pictures is based on a novel from the beloved series of Macdonald Hall books for young adults.

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Family greenlights The Wonderful Wayneys (exclusive)

The channel has ordered up 26 half-hour episodes of the Aircraft Pictures and Dolphin Entertainment co-viewing series, set to bow in spring 2016.

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Raven Banner boards Portal to Hell

The indie distributor will handle the Canadian and international sales of the feature version of the film, which will first be shot as a short starring Roddy Piper (pictured).

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Aircraft Pictures partners on Breadwinner coproduction

The Canadian producer and Ireland’s Cartoon Saloon plan an animated feature based on the popular Deborah Ellis novel.