New MIDPOINT & WEMW program on TV series

MIDPOINT & When East Meets West have launched a new program
focused on TV series MIDPOINT Cold Open.

MIDPOINT Cold Open is designed to train the skills of independent producers interested in shifting from feature films to television content. 

Offering practical knowledge connected to the producing and financing of television series in Europe, the program will familiarize its participants with the current landscape, genre and slot preferences within different territories, will compare the narrative and concept structures of feature films and scripted series as well as supply hands-on skills of production planning and financing of drama content. 

The one-off event is set up within the diverse industry program of When East Meets West, (Trieste, January 19-22, 2020) and consists of lectures, group sessions and individual consultations. The program runs in the English language.

The program targets independent producers, with a background in feature film producing, aspiring to shift to high quality television content. The program’s graduates will acquire knowledge and skills connected to the processes of producing and financing TV series, and will get acquainted with European television industry landscape.

The application is accessible here and the deadline for submission is November 30, 2019.

More information about the program here, check the FAQ section for eventual questions.