Janson Media announced today that it has acquired the DVD distribution rights to the television series Travel with Kids. The company’s initial release slate include a collection of six Travel with Kids DVD titles — Caribbean: Puerto Rico & the Virgin Islands, Mexico: The Yucatan, Hawaii: The Big Island, Hawaii: Maui & Molokai, Hawaii: Kauai, and Hawaii: Oahu. Four additional titles will be released later this Spring.
Produced by Equator Creative Media, Travel With Kids features two kid brothers and their parents (the Roberts Family) traveling to well-known, and off the tourist track destinations in various hot spots. The series is both entertaining and educational, yet delivers practical travel information that is interesting and useful for families planning a trip, and armchair travelers alike. In addition to travel tips, the DVD bonus features include tons of activities to get the family excited for the adventure or to take a virtual trip from home… recipes and movie recommendations to re-create the destination in your home, craft ideas, language lessons, expanded videos and more!
Equator Creative Media was incorporated in Arizona in 1999. Its mission is to produce high-quality video with an emphasis on tourism marketing. Since then, Equator has added Destination Travel Guides to produce interactive travel guides utilizing video, photos, graphics and information to form a comprehensive multimedia travel guide.
Established in 1989, Janson Media is an independent content distribution company based in the United States, with a rights portfolio of over 1,500 hours of exclusive programming available for licensing to worldwide television, VOD, DVD/video, non-theatric, and emerging new media markets, and a publisher/ manufacturer of award-winning DVDs. The company has licensed programming to virtually every country in the world, and its clients include most major broadcasters and media companies.