REVIEW OF THE SECOND EDITION 2014

The second European Co-production Forum was a great success and marked a strong step forward comparing to last year’s edition.

10 projects from 9 different countries were selected among 80 applications:
- AL-ANDALUS – Plural Entertainment – SPAIN
- BERLIN – Kaboom Film & TV – UK
- HAUTE COUTURE – Mademoiselle Films – FRANCE
- RUBBER DUCKS – Haut et Court – FRANCE
- TABULA RASA – Caviar – BELGIQUE
- THE CLUB – Next Entertainment – GERMANY
- THE KING – WAZAWI Entertainment – DANEMARK
- THE PACT – Baluba – SWEDEN
- THE PLAYER – Inosan productions – ISRAEL
- THE TEACH – TVN – POLAND

121 participants (+39%) from 22 countries were in Paris for 3 days of business and networking.

250 one-to-one meetings followed the pitching session of the selected projects…  63 hours of intense exchanges, discussions and negations which will lead in the next few month to concrete results !

21 TV Channels were represented from all over the Europe: ARTE, Canal+, YLE, NELONEN MEDIA, MEDIASET, NRK, VIASAT, VPRO, TF1… and for the first time some professionals from United States came to Paris to have an overview of European productions : EONE, SUNDANCE CHANNEL, WEINSTEIN TV actively took part to conferences, round tables and meetings.

Some of the most important distributors also attended to event to have a first look on future productions and take an option on some of them: ZODIAK RIGHTS, NORDIC WOLRD, SHINE INTERNATIONAL, DRG, ECCO RIGHTS, ITV, DCD RIGHTS, BBC WORLDWIDE …

And of course some of the most successful producers were present: Matador (producer of Real Humans), FILMANCE (The Bridge), HAUT ET COURT (Les Revenants) as well as CAVIAR,  WARP FILMS, GAUMONT TV, NADCON, FISHERKING…

Series Mania confirmed its place as a major event in the TV Drama industry in Europe and the springboard for the futures international productions. See you in 2015 !

 

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WITH THE SUPPORT OF THE EU MEDIA PROGRAM

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LIST OF PARTICIPANTS, for more details 

PLANNING, for more details