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Getting to Know You, Copenhagen!

Serial Eyes’ trip to Copenhagen and to Den Danske Filmskole provided our participants with an amazing overview of the Scandinavian TV industry. Den Danske Filmskole Director Vinca Wiedemann gave us a warm welcome and hosted us at the gorgeous film school building for the four days. Former DR producer Sven Clausen started us off with an …

Serial Eyes at Coco 2017

In early November, Serial Eyes hosted three lectures at Connection Cottbus (CoCo), the East–West Co-Production Market at the Cottbus Filmfestival. On November 8, SE tutor and co-production expert Jan Bennemann provided an overview of financing models for TV series, the respective roles of producers and financiers, and their expectations. Afterwards, SE alumna Jana Burbach (SE …

CANNESERIES Institute – A Writers’ Residency Dedicated to Series

We are delighted to announce our collaboration with The Cannes – Vivendi/Canal+ Group International Chaire and Université Côte d’Azur (UCA) on a writers‘ residency dedicated to series taking place in Cannes from March 5 to April 11, 2018. The Cannes – Vivendi/Canal+ Group International Chaire and Université Côte d’Azur (UCA) are launching today, November 14, …

Announcing the Birth of SEAN

SEAN stands for Serial Eyes Alumni Network, the official network created by and for Serial Eyes alumni. SEAN’s goal is to foster collaborations among all the graduates of our programme and to strengthen the professional network around them. This rosy-cheeked bundle of joy tokk its first steps at the Seriencamp Conference and Festival later this …

Full House for Serial Germany – Neue Deutsche Serien

Serial Eyes co-hosted ‘Serial Germany: Neue Deutsche Serien’ with DFFB and Filmnetzwerk Berlin. From 10-12 November, we welcomed series fans at the Filmhaus for a three-day symposium dedicated to new German serial productions. The programme opened with the screening of episodes 1 and 2 of the acclaimed series Babylon Berlin, followed by a panel discussion with production …

Serial Eyes is back!

Summer break is over, and we’re back with a new class! Let’s give a warm welcome to our Serial Eyes participants 2017/2018, a truly international group from Cyprus, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Serbia, Switzerland, the United States, and the United Kingdom. Many of them already have worked with such distinguished partners as HBO Europe, Sky …

Serial Eyes at MIPTV in Cannes

Serial Eyes attended this year’s MIPTV market from 3 to 6 April 2017 in Cannes, France. Under the warm glow of the Mediterranean sun, the participants met key decision-makers in the international TV industry. In preparation for the trip, the participants had previously contacted producers and broadcasters, and then used the time at MIPTV to …