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Groupe Média TFO celebrates 100 million visits to its nine YouTube channels

Published on 09 July 2015
TFO’s summer schedule aims to solidify growth, offering young viewers entertaining, smart programing in French Toronto, ON (July 07, 2015) – Groupe Média TFO proudly announced today that its nine YouTube channels have attracted more than 100 million views, a 523 % increase observed this time last year. The most popular shows include MINI ABC, and MiniMation, both entertaining, educational programs for toddlers. Teens are particularly attracted to the highly interactive show FLIP, which features regular appearances by well-known YouTubers who are celebrated in Quebec. And BRBR, which features independent Canadian music talent, appeals to all ages. While some shows go on summer hiatus, TFO intends to treat its francophone audiences to fresh episodes of its popular shows such as LES DOOZERS, LE VILLAGE DE DANY, and SUBITO TEXTO. ZACK et QUACK and CAILLOU will have new material and also be available on YouTube as well as TFO website. “There is no doubt that TFO’s programing continues to grow in popularity among audiences hungry for quality entertaining and educational French programing,” said Laurent Guérin, Chief Content Officer at Groupe Média TFO. “We are confident there are plenty of good choices here to keep young people and their families entertained and challenged throughout the summer months.” About Groupe Média TFO Groupe Média TFO is a premium destination for children and audiences seeking educational and innovative content in French. It provides stimulating experiences and award-winning products on the cutting-edge of digital learning. To celebrate 400 years of French presence in Ontario, TFO has taken on the educational mission of adapting historian David Hackett Fischer’s epic biography Le Rêve de Champlain (Champlain’s Dream) into a new docudrama series. Much more than a television series, the project is a package of digital properties: games, smart phone applications, and interactive content for teachers and students

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