Film Festival Cologne | European Series Day
European Series Day

European Series Day

Thursday, 20. Oct 2022, 10:00 - 15:00
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In cooperation with ifs internationale filmschule köln, Creative Europe Desk NRW and Film- und Medienstiftung NRW

The European Series Day presents the European serial market’s trends and tendencies and discusses story development, international opportunities for co-production and the far-reaching changes in distribution. German and European high-end series are a focus, as are the young creatives who palpably and enduringly enliven this marketplace.

 

Host: Marike Muselaers, Chief Content & Partnerships Officer, Lumière Benelux, Amsterdam

 

10:00–10:15 hrs, Welcome
Meike Savarin, Consultant TV/Series, Film- und Medienstiftung NRW, Düsseldorf

 

10:15–10:45 hrs, Keynote
Stories Worth Telling
Carolina Dias, Creative Producer and Writer THE DEAD QUEEN, RAGE, Lisbon 

 

10:45–11:15 hrs, Presentation
Market Overview
Avril Blondelot, Head of Content Insight, Mediametrie Glance, Paris
Siméon Mirzayantz, International Sales Manager, Mediametrie Glance, Paris

 

11:15–12:00 hrs, Panel
European Showrunner Think Tank: Producing in the Showrunner Model
Petja Peltomaa, Writer and Showrunner, Helsinki
María Cervera, Producer, Vice President Content Development EMEAA, VIS (a division of Paramount), Madrid
Andi Wecker, Producer, Writer and Showrunner, Cologne

 

12:00–13:00 hrs, Lunch Break

 

13:00–13:30 hrs, Case Study
Upcoming Series from Europe: THE GYMNASTS
Valerio Bonelli, Director, London
Carlotta Carlori, Producer, Indigo Film, Rome
Ludovica Rampoldi, Screenwriter, Rome
Cosima Spender, Director, London
Bettina Wente, Producer, Network Movie, Cologne

 

13:30–14:00 hrs, Case Study
Upcoming Series from Germany: I AM SCROOGE
Hannu Salonen, Director, Constance
Dominik Frankowski, Producer, Zeitsprung Pictures, Cologne

 

14:00–14:30 hrs, Case Studies & Panel
The Future is Female! Young and Radical Short Form Series

HÜBSCHES GESICHT
Aylin Kockler, Creator & Writer, Munich

LU VON LOSER
Alice Gruia, Writer & Director, Producer & Actor, Cologne

 

14:30–15:00 hrs, Panel
Old School - New School
10 Years MA Serial Storytelling: The European Series Market from the Next Generation’s Perspective
Lilly Bogenberger, Writer, Munich
Mats Frey, Writer & Director, Zurich
Ljubica Lukovic, Writer, Belgrade
Marina Cardozo, Writer, Porto Alegre