After the continued success of stop-motion animation house Laika’s, distribution partner Focus Features announced today that it will distribute the studios necxt 3 outings with Universal Pictures handling the international territories. Off the back of Coraline, Paranorman and the hugely successful The Boxtrolls, Focus Features CEO Peter Schlessel said:
“I am very pleased to continue our relationship with our friends at Laika. Travis and his company have elevated the art of animated films and we are proud to be part of their success.” Peter Schlessel, CEO Focus Features – Indiewire, Zainab Akande
So kiddies, there are at least 3 more Laika titles to come and that’s a big bonus for all of us!