MIPDrama Buyers Summit

Sunday 8 April 2018

  • The pre-MIPTV drama showcase for international buyers

    Complementary to the CANNESERIES’ international competition, the new MIPDrama Buyers Summit is focused on new trends and upcoming series in production.

    An exclusive first look at a curated selection of the most anticipated international new series in production will be presented to 450 invited leading buyers and commissioners.

  • MipDrama 2018 Buyers Summit
  • All producers and distributors with upcoming high-end scripted series at early stages of production, who wish to be considered are invited to apply.

    Submit Your Hottest Drama Series


    Up to 6 new drama series will be presented during the MIPDrama Buyers Summit. The series will be selected by the Reed MIDEM’s Editorial Team based on writing and production value, originality and worldwide appeal.

    Eligibility criteria

    • Upcoming new high-end drama series in early stages of production and never presented before at a festival/market or to buyers prior to the MIPDrama Buyers Summit.
    • The drama series must be 100% financed.
    • The drama series must be in its first season (second seasons are not eligible).
    • A three to five minute teaser, subtitled in English, must be provided with the programme entry
    • An exclusive 15-minute preview (Assemblage of scenes, subtitled in English. No trailer or promo reel accepted) must be ready by 23 March 2018 to be presented at the MIPDrama Buyers Summit.
    • All companies retained in the Official Selection must be registered for MIPTV.

    • Submission deadline: 29 January 2018
    • Confirmation of selected programmes: Mid-February 2018
    • Announcement of official selection: Mid-March 2018
    • MIPDrama Buyers Summit, Cannes: Sunday 8 April 2018,
      by invitation only


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