Tuttle-Mori Agency

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News Archive - 2006

Increasing demand for Japanese titles in Asia

Tuttle-Mori's rights sales to Korean, Thai, and Chinese markets continue apace. More than 100 Asian offers have been received in September alone, indicating the strong interest that Asian publishers have for Japanese works.

Rights Export/October 15, 2006

BAFTA winning mini-series Sex Traffic to be premiered by Wowow

Sex Traffic Photo

Leading pay-TV channel Wowow has acquired Channel 4 International's mini-series Sex Traffic through Channel 4 agent and Tuttle-Mori subsidiary, TM International. Voted "best serial of year" by Broadcast magazine and BAFTA winner for "Best Actress" and "Best Serial Drama", the hard hitting drama will air on both the analog and digital Wowow channels in the new year followed by a release on DVD.

Program Licensing/October 12, 2006

Moomin's new home on the web

Moomin Photo

Finnish author Tove Jansson's Moomin is one of Japan's most loved children's characters. Moomin now has a new home on the web here.

Children's/September 29, 2006