TORONTO, Feb. 10, 2016 /CNW/ - Kidscreen, the largest North American event for children's entertainment content, awarded TV hosts Josée Leblanc, Louis‑Philippe Deslauriers and Alexandra Janvier, from the Mini TFO franchise, its Best On-Air Host or Hosting Team award.
This year, the summit attracted over 1700 industry professionals from 54 countries, including renowned producers, such as Sesame Street, DreamWorks and Netflix. Thus, it is a great honour for the franchise to stand among the industry's great names.
This prestigious prize illustrates Groupe Média TFO's audiovisual production quality and rewards TFO's ability to develop creative and highly educational concepts for parents and children everywhere.
"We are honoured that Mini TFO was worthy of such prestigious recognition. This award ensures our franchise stands out among world-class brands for its French-language educational and innovative content. I wish to thank all the members of Mini TFO's team who contributed to making this production's popularity grow both in Canada and overseas. This genuine success is also reflected on our YouTube channels, which have tallied over 200 million views," said Laurent Guérin, Groupe Média TFO's Chief Content Officer.
Mini TFO's hosts provide children with a comforting, fun world – one that fosters creativity, imagination and an interest in learning.
Mini TFO is also a whole universe containing short programmes, cartoons and games for children aged 2 to 12, all of which aim to stimulate children's imagination in a fun, educational environment. Mini TFO also offers innovative content, such as the applications Apprendre les 5 sens avec Charlie, les chansons traditionnelles and other entertaining and educational products across multiple platforms.
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About Groupe Média TFO
Groupe Média TFO is an essential destination for audiences seeking innovative educational and cultural content in French. It offers stimulating experiences and acclaimed content at the vanguard of digital learning.
TFO works for 2 million students and 30,000 teachers across Ontario and Canada. It operates the number one French-language YouTube channel in Canada. Its content has been awarded multiple prizes, from Austin to Amsterdam: Kidscreen Awards, Gemini Awards, Cassies, IBC Awards, SXSW Film Design Awards, and many more.
SOURCE Groupe Média TFO
Image with caption: "Marianne Lambert, Mini TFO' s producer during Kidscreen Gala, Miami, Feb, 9th 2016 (CNW Group/Groupe Média TFO)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20160210_C2656_PHOTO_EN_618188.jpg
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