News 2017-02-13T13:36:56+00:00

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, 2017, a call for candidates for this exceptional residency dedicated to screenwriting for series. Developed [...]

November 14th, 2017|Announcements|


For the past ten years, the cultural and academic discourse on TV production has been dominated by the ‘golden era of US-American series’. In Germany, this development has generated a lively debate on a much-needed revitalization of the national TV landscape. The symposium Serial Germany: Neue Deutsche Serien aims at discussing recent and upcoming series with their makers. The event will focus on creative collaborations, production conditions, the role of [...]

November 1st, 2017|Announcements, event, Faculty|


Serial Eyes is delighted to start the 2017/2018 cycle with another new partnership: French production group MAKEVER joins our roster of industry partners. Created in 2012 and well-known for TV shows like Captain Sharif, Kaboul Kitchen, Don’t Leave Me, Iskander, Clara Sheller, and the French remakes of The Red Band Society, The Escape Artist, and The Invincibles, MAKEVER is one of France’s leading TV players today. The company delivers more [...]

September 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|


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 Atlantic, Canal +, ZDF, Deutsche Welle, and RAI, to name a few. And of course, [...]

September 1st, 2017|Alumni, Announcements|

It’s a wrap! Another Serial Eyes Edition Comes to an End

Serial Eyes Cycle 4 came to an end with a bang. The Serial Eyes Final Pitch on May 11 at Soho House Berlin was attended by around 70 guests – producers, broadcasters and agents, who came from all over Europe to finally get a taste of the new television series projects developed by our twelve participants. After a warm welcome from DFFB director Ben Gibson, Jimmy Desmarais from Atlantique Productions [...]

Mai 29th, 2017|Announcements|

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 present their projects in a series of individual meetings with companies such as Gaumont, Leone [...]

April 28th, 2017|Announcements|