Prime Entertainment Group announces the acquisition of the French animated series “Don’t Die Dumb”. The series is produced by Folimage, a French animation studio founded in 1981, which produces television series, short films and feature films.
The studio has enjoyed tremendous success over the years, earning an Oscar nomination for Best Animated Feature for its feature film. A cat in Paris. Most recently, his special Vanilla, a Caribbean tale, also distributed by Prime, won the Grand Prix for Best Animated and Audience Short Film at the 2021 New York International Children’s Film Festival.
Commenting on the acquisition of Don’t die stupid, Alexandra Marguerite, Senior Sales Manager, said: “We are very happy to add Don’t Die Dumb to our animation catalog. With this exceptional new series, we continue to strengthen our ties with partners seeking high quality animation programming and establish Prime’s presence in the animation market. ”
Don’t die stupid has been extremely well received and this is reflected in significant numbers. Indeed, the animated series attracted a large number of viewers, the episodes having accumulated 76,612,629 views on all networks. Broadcast on the Franco-German channel Arte, the program was a success, with peak audiences of over one million viewers, sometimes even reaching 1.3 million.
Prime continues to diversify its program collection by adding a brand new high-quality animation catalog and now proudly represents leading award-winning animation studios such as Les Armateurs and Folimage.
Don’t die stupid deals with science and existential reflections on nature and the human body with a good dose of dark humor. In each episode of this scientific and avant-garde program, Professor Mustache and his assistant fear no taboo to explain the great mysteries of the world. An informative and mischievous show that appeals to those who enjoy lively humor and scientific accuracy.