PorchLight joins Blu-ray camp

'Animalia' first high-def release

PorchLight Home Entertainment is the latest DVD supplier to start releasing product on Blu-ray Disc. The indie will go Blu Sept. 23 with "Animalia: Welcome to the Kingdom," the first in a series of releases under a new U.S. distribution agreement between PorchLight and Animalia Prods. The "Animalia" TV series, based on a children's book by Graeme Base, currently airs on PBS and Animania HD, as well as the BBC in Britain and CBC in Canada.