In Development
The Content Development Forum by MIPTV

  • A whole range of opportunities for those involved in
    early-stage co-production and development

    Bringing a multitude of producers, broadcasters, investors and distributors together to discover projects across all stages of development and production, MIPTV reshapes itself providing - in addition to the distribution market - a content development forum: In Development.

    In Development DRAMA In Development KIDS

    As a major pillar of MIPTV, the programme focusing on Content Development offers amazing opportunities for TV industry executives pitching projects or scouting new ones.

    With more pitch opportunities than ever, a state-of-the-art networking platform plus a complete programme of keynotes, masterclasses and workshops, MIPTV’s In Development embodies the go-to place to discover new trends, connect with the right people and get your projects greenlit.

    In development at MIPTV

    Facts: Core business activities have changed - affecting the content industry as a whole.

    • Increasingly, more producers are seeking coproducers and investors to cope with skyrocketing budgets on the global market
    • Increasingly, more distributors are entering projects at a very early-stage shifting toward the right management company model
    • Increasingly, more buyers are now spotting projects in development to secure the best IPs
  • Project Holders? Project Scouts?

    Check your benefits below!

    Project Holders

    Present your projects to key decision makers, commissioning editors, platforms, distributors, co-producers, financiers and talent agencies!
    Get inspired by the latest TV trends to decipher the key ingredients for successful content.
    Establish and nurture your business relationships across a wide range of networking events.

    Project Scouts

    Spot great new talents, discover more worthwhile early-stage projects and IPs than anywhere else.
    Find the next big hit custom-made for your audience!
    Meet with your peers across a wide range of networking events.

  • In Development – The Cannes Drama Creative Forum

    In Development, The Cannes Drama Creative Forum, co-organised by MIPTV and CANNESERIES, is the chance to discover, connect and greenlight early-stage drama projects at an international level. Over three-and-a-half days, producers and creators can pitch projects to key decision-makers, including commissioning editors, platforms, distributors, co-producers, funds and talent agencies.

    In development drama
  • Drama Producers' Pitch

    In Development Drama Producers’ Pitch presents a diverse range of quality projects from producers seeking development and financial partners, highlighting both fresh local voices and established international producers.


  • Drama Writers Pitch - Finalists

    In Development Drama Writers’ Pitch features projects from emerging and seasoned writers with international ambitions.


  • Drama Short Form Series Pitch - Finalists

    In Development Drama Short Form Series Pitch presents digital native short form drama series projects adapted for mobile consumption from skilled creators and producers spotted in Web Fests from around the world.


  • Key Speakers

  • In Development KIDS

    An exclusive track conceived for the Kids community

    Introducing for the first time a dedicated track where in development content for kids is at the forefront. Over three-and-a-half days, In Development KIDS will offer visionary sessions covering kids' trends, animation, digital content and much more!

    In development kids
  • Pre-School Animation Pitch

    In Development KIDS Pre-School Animation Pitch features 6 new and original animation projects targeting 3-6 year old kids.
    Projects are in development and looking for creative and financing partners. Session supported by Hub City of Asian Culture Gwangju.

  • Kids Live-Action Pitch

    In Development KIDS Live-Action Pitch features 5 new and original projects from talented creators and producers.
    Session supported by Hub City of Asian Culture Gwangju.


  • Key Speakers

  • Worldwide Industry Professionals have their say

    Why Content Development matters - In their words!

  • Attend as a visitor

    Join 10,000 top industry players during 4 days and celebrate the TV content industry.

    View prices & register

    Attend as an exhibitor

    Promote your content to 3,600 buyers from around the world.

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