World Premiere Screenings, Content Showcases, Fresh TV, Market Screenings and the MIPCOM Content Directory!
MIPCOM 2021 Screenings
World Premiere Screening
AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS
In association with CANNESERIES
Adapted by Ashley Pharoah (Life on Mars, Ashes to Ashes) and Caleb Ranson (Child of Mine, Heartless), the series tells the story of the race around the world of an English gentleman, Phileas Fogg, who bets to do so in 80 days. Joined by his valet, Jean Passepartout, and a journalist, Abigail Fix, he will live incredible adventures during an extraordinary journey occurring in the 19th century.
Presented by Slim Film + Television and Federation. Open to all MIPCOM registered delegates. Sunday 10 October, Grand Auditorium.
Pink Carpet at 20:00, World Premiere Screening at 21:00.
International Premiere Screening
STAR TREK: PRODIGY
Nickelodeon and CBS studios’ Eye Animation Productions
Developed by Emmy® Award winners Kevin and Dan Hageman (“Trollhunters” and “Ninjago”), the CG-animated series STAR TREK: PRODIGY is the first “Star Trek” series aimed at younger audiences, and will follow a motley crew of young aliens who must figure out how to work together while navigating a greater galaxy, in search of a better future.
STAR TREK: PRODIGY is from CBS’ Eye Animation Productions, CBS Studios’ new animation arm; distributed by ViacomCBS Global Distribution Group.Tuesday 12 October from 15.15 to 16.15, Grand Auditorium, Palais des festivals.
Market Screenings & Showcases
More than 15 market screenings and showcases will be presented to delegates, buyers and international press, offering an exclusive look at the most-anticipated series and programmes across all genres from around the world.
Psychological thriller reuniting award-winning Two Brothers Pictures with Golden Globe winner Joanne Froggatt as the eponymous Angela Black. Trapped in a relationship she can’t escape, Angela’s life switches from domesticity to private detectives and buried secrets as she risks everything to fight back against the man who suppressed and tormented her for most of her life.
Created and written by BAFTA and EMMY award-winning screenwriter James Payne (The Musketeers, Hooten & the Lady, Mr. Selfridge), The Window is a character-based drama thriller set in the world of elite professional soccer. Focusing on an ensemble cast of players, agents, club owners, administrators and journalists, the series explores the cutthroat off-field machinations of the game.
BBC Studios Presents: The Best of Scripted Comedy Formats, featuring Ricky Gervais.
BBC Studios Presents: Autumn Format Launches.
BBC Studios Presents: A Fresh Take On Dating
Produced by Fenomen and Storyline for Norwegian pubcaster NRK, the 16×25' series follows a group of young gearheads as they deal with the trials and tribulations of early adulthood, including heartache, uncertainty and loss.
A visually stunning drama inspired by true events: the recovery of the biggest treasure of the oceans. From Oscar®-winning director Alejandro Amenábar (The Sea Inside, The Others), starring Oscar®-nominated Stanley Tucci (The Hunger Games, Road To Perdition, The Lovely Bones).
Based on true events which shaped Germany between the wars, Hotel Europa is the untold story of a generation: The chronicles of a hotel frequented by Charlie Chaplin, Konrad Adenauer, and Adolf Hitler. The limited series is directed by Thorsten M. Schmidt (Divorce For Beginners), produced by Zeitsprung Pictures for ARD Degeto and stars Jonathan Berlin (Summer of ‘44), Benjamin Sadler (Luther) and Katharina Schüttler (Generation War).
YOU SHALL NOT LIE
A six-hour crime drama-thriller, “You Shall Not Lie” (“Todos Mienten”) is produced by Filmax, the Barcelona-based production-distribution-sales studio behind Freixas’ “The Red Band Society” as well as a recent string of hits: “I Know Who You Are,” “Welcome to the Family” and Netflix’s “Three Days of Christmas.”
The plot of this contemporary crime drama focuses on the investigations conducted by Detective Jan “Manjaro” Góra and his colleagues from the Crime and Criminal Terror Division of the Warsaw Metropolitan Police, investigating a spate of interconnected high-profile kidnappings and murders committed by an anti-system terrorist organization operating in Warsaw.
GORBATCHEV'S LEGACY FROM PERESTROIKA TO PUTIN
US Agency of Global Media (USAGM)
Acclaimed documentary filmmaker Vitaly Manskiy and Current Time TV’s Pavel Butorin and Kenan Aliev will host a discussion and screening of GORBACHEV. HEAVEN, a documentary film about changes that reverberated throughout the world wrought by one man. A film summing-up the life of a man who changed the course of history which was punctuated by the collapse of the Soviet empire.
EXCLUSIVE SHOWCASE: WHAT'S THE NEXT HIT ?
CONTENT SHOWCASE: Sponsored by Korea Creative Content Agency (KOCCA)
This Korean showcase will share 9 animation titles with the potential to be game changers in the content market, not only affecting the traditional linear media but OTT, gaming and licensing firms. This showcase is a perfect opportunity to witness the next generation animation trend.
BORDERLESS CREATIVITY : KOREAN SHOWCASE
CONTENT SHOWCASE: Sponsored by Korea Creative Content Agency (KOCCA)
Currently, there is a huge global demand for Korean TV series, especially for global streaming platforms. At “Borderless Creativity: Korean Showcase”, you will find the creative K-dramas and K-formats that are poised to become the next international hits; shows with bold imagination, intense storylines, and high production values. The showcase features up-to-date content from major Korean broadcasters and a format production company.
MADE IN MOSCOW
CONTENT SHOWCASE: MEC
A selection of eighteen Moscow-based companies with the support of Moscow Export Center will present their projects within the united «Made in Moscow» brand. The selection of projects demonstrates the most ambitious potential for export activities.
Fresh TV by The Wit
Screen the latest content from around the world in this exclusive MIPCOM October edition of Virginia Mouseler’s anticipated screening.
You will discover some of the most successful, creative and outstanding dramas, films and formats from around the world.
A Scalable Solution to Monetize Content and Build audiences on All Social Platforms
Media companies have libraries of content that are underleveraged on social media, leaving fans and money on the table. Join Jellysmack’s Head of International, Youri Hazanov to discuss the importance of a multi-platform approach and how to turn your content into money-making assets across all social platforms.
Date & Time : Tuesday October 12, From 12:30 - 14:00
Location : Honorat room, Riviera 8
Type of event : Showcase & Snack Lunch, for up to 80 guests
MIPJunior Screenings Library
MIPJunior will now take place during MIPCOM (Oct 11-14) in the Palais des Festivals and will no longer be scheduled over the weekend exceptionally for 2021. MIPJunior conferences and networking will take place in a dedicated location in the Palais and the Screenings Library ntegrated into the Digital MIPCOM Content Directory.
Distributors and Producers: promote and showcase your best youth-oriented programmes/projects.
Buyers and Commissioners: source and acquire the best youth-oriented programmes/projects via the Content Directory starting September 6th
Conferences & Events
4 days to meet all your business needs, discover and to celebrate content! The MIPCOM Conference programme features an incredible lineup of A-list TV players and exciting events to reconnect with your peers. GET INSPIRED!