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Arc Productions is best known for helping produce popular children’s series such as Thomas & Friends.
Arc Productions is best known for helping produce popular children’s series such as Thomas & Friends.

Toronto’s Arc Productions strikes tentative deal to sell film, television projects Add to ...

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Little more than a week after Arc Productions Ltd. closed its doors, overwhelmed by debt, the Toronto-based company’s creditors have struck a tentative deal that could rescue some of its film and television projects.

Jam Filled Entertainment Inc., a full service animation company based in Ottawa that was acquired by Boat Rocker Media on Aug. 3, has in turn agreed to buy “substantially all of the business” ongoing at Arc, according to a memo sent to staff. Some of the 500-plus Arc employees who were put out of work last week could be hired to continue work on certain projects.

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