Short 'Chubbchubbs' is going long for Sony

Brodesser, Claude
October 2003
Daily Variety;10/24/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 15, p6
Trade Publication
Reports that Sony Pictures Animation Co. is moving forward with plans to turn its Oscar-winning animated short film 'The Chubbchubbs' into a full-length feature film. Scriptwriters; Plot; Launch of a licensing program for the film announcing toy maker Toy Play as its master toy licensee.


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