Polka Dot Shorts
Polka Dot Shorts was a children’s television show from TVOntario in Canada, but which has been broadcast around the world. It was created, produced and story edited by Jed MacKay, creator of TVO’s successful show Join In!, and veteran children’s TV writer/producer/composer. Approximately 180 episodes were produced from 1993–2001, all of which were produced by MacKay and directed by Michael McNamara. The series won a Gemini Award from the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television in 2000 for Best Pre-School Program or Series.
Les Oraliens was a French language children’s television show made in Québec from 1968 to 1970; it was the first television program produced by the newly formed Radio-Québec, known today…