The Business Day, that is held within the frame of the Seriale, offers a business platform for the web series industry. Well-known international guests will present exclusive insights in the mechanisms of the global web series market and talk about the latest developments and trends. The various possibilities for distribution and production will be discussed in panels. Brand-new project ideas will be presented and the whole day invites to network.
Pedro Levati from Macaco Films speaks about the digital series market in Argentina and South America. He will also present the platform Personal Play. Personal Play Web Series is a new OTT dedicated exclusively to short form content. It was created as an answer to the world phenomenon of web series and short length productions and in reaction to a lack of presentation options in Argentina and Latin America.
Rose of Dolls and Oliver Mend are the founders of the world’s very first official market specifically dedicated to short form digital series. They will give a very up-to-date overview of the european short form digital series landscape, the fast growing market, and the latest industry trends, as well as explain the best options for distribution and international co-production. They will also give some insight in success stories and means of participation at Bilbao Seriesland.
Young Man Kang, awarded filmmaker, founder, and executive director of the Seoul Webfest, speaks about the newest developments in the South Korean and Asian digital series/web drama market. He will also present a brand-new VOD platform for digital series and web dramas for users in South Korea and other countries in Asia.
Experienced producers, distributors, festival directors, and VOD-platform owners from all over the world speak about the web series market. They give insights in how to produce a series in order to compete in the international market.
Brand-new concepts for digital series and pilots from the Seriale Official Selection 2018 are presented shortly and precisely in a pitch contest – with perspectives on a possibly following series season.
All registered visitors of the Business Day will get the opportunity to talk to the guests and industry professionals. Each round will be 10 minutes long. Please send us a short profile and your networking interests, so we can find matching dialogue partners for you.
Experienced producers talk about their production work, about the various possibilities to finance a digital series, about a well-conceived production, and the successful way to the market. A major focus lies also on international co-production possibilities and consequential new opportunities for digital series.