How do you think of Petit? the Paka Paka series competing in the United States

The awards Emmy Kids They were created in 2013 and are installed as one of the most important in the world television industry.

“Small” The animation co-produced by Argentina, Colombia and Chile is made by the Chilean studio Pájaro and the educational channels Pakapaka, CNTV and Signal Colombia.

The strip is nominated alongside productions from France, South Korea, the Philippines, Singapore, and the United Kingdom.

From this year the delivery of this award is done separately from the general Emmy Awards and will be in virtual form on this occasion. The ceremony will take place on Tuesday at 10:00 pm (Argentine time) at the Palais des Festivals, in Cannes. It will be broadcast through the Emmy Awards site,

The animated series that was born as a picture book is part of the group of distinguished among which are productions from Australia, Belgium, Brazil, France, Jordan, the Netherlands, the Philippines and the United Kingdom.

“Boys and girls see and learn a lot about what they know about the world through the characters and stories they see on television. We congratulate the nominees and their exceptional talent in entertaining and educating young viewers around the world on a variety of topics that impact everyday life, ”said Bruce Paisner, President and CEO of the Academy.

In the category “live action” is nominated another production originated in Argentina. It is about “NIVIS, Friends From Another World” created by Metrovision Producciones SA which is in its second season and which is broadcast on the Disney Latino channel and on the Disney Plus broadcasting platform.

In case you don’t know Petit, we will show you a chapter …

Petit II chapter 11 Extrañar – Pakapaka

How do you think of Petit?

It is the hose that characterizes this little cartoon.

“It is a beautiful preschool series of 26 chapters of 7 minutes, that is about the adventures of Petit an innocent, sweet, funny, full of energy, adorable, brave, creative, sensitive, observant, thoughtful and intense child. And yes, extremely naughty ”, they present on the site of the Chilean producer Pájaro.

It is based on the book “Petit the monster” (Fondo de Cultura Económica, 2007) by the renowned Argentine illustrator and author Marisol Misenta, known as Isol, winner of the 2013 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. Argentine director Fernando Salem worked on the adaptation of the book to the cartoon, while the renowned Chilean designer and director Bernardita Ojeda was in charge of the direction.

Isol, the creator of the original book
Isol, the creator of the original book

Last year they were nominated in the 8th edition of the International Emmy Awards in the category “best preschool animated series”

It was released in 2019, and throughout its two seasons they received numerous awards, such as the Quirino Awards 2021. In addition, they were nominated in Annecy, one of the most important festivals in the world in animation.

Other Pakapaka series were also nominated in the past, such as “The amazing excursion of Zamba” in 2014 and 2015 “Siesta Z” in 2017, both from the El Perro en la Luna studio, with a script by Fernando Salem.

How do you think of Petit?  the Paka Paka series competing in the United States

(Source: Télam)

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