A selection of new dramas will be showcased at The International Drama Summit. Drama suppliers are invited to present their upcoming and most compelling work through The International Drama Screenings to the global scripted business.


Monday 27 November


8.30am Lionsgate – Howards End



Lionsgate proudly presents Howards End, the story of two independent and unconventional sisters and the men in their lives seeking love and meaning as they navigate an ever-changing world. Academy Award® winning screenwriter Kenneth Lonergan brings a fresh take to this adaptation directed by BAFTA winner Hettie Macdonald.

11am BetaFilm – Gomorrah – III



Beta Film and Sky Italia proudly present the third season of the gritty Mafia series Gomorrah, which continues to take the world by storm. With the Godfather murdered, it is a time of drastic change for Genny (Salvatore Esposito) and Ciro (Marco D’Amore). Once they started out as street-level drug dealers. Now they are casting their net way beyond the city of Naples and the borders of Italy.

1pm Screen Australia Private Lunch Screen Australia Private Lunch

3pm ZDFE – Bron I Broen – the making of a brand



Every Saga Ends. Sofia Helin and Thure Lindhardt reprise their roles as the iconic Saga and her talented Danish partner, Henrik in the heart-stopping final season of “Bron | Broen”.


Tuesday 28 November


9am Makever – Iskander



A young policewoman, Chloé, is posted against her will to a precinct in Cayenne where she has to team up with Dialo, a tormented Guianese police officer. Despite their mutual dislike, the two colleagues have to investigate together the brutal murder of a couple from France. All the evidence points to a ritual killing. And it’s vitally urgent they find the killer fast as the victims’ son has disappeared…

11am ITV Studios Global Entertainment – By Invitation Only Session information to follow


1pm all3media international – Hidden/Craith



all3media international invites you to an exclusive advance fine cut screening from Avid of Hidden/Craith, an atmospheric Welsh noir procedural crime drama from the co-creator of Hinterland/Y Gwyll.

3pm BetaFilm – Salamander – Blood Diamonds



Beta Film presents the thriller Salamander – Blood Diamonds (22 hours, Skyline Entertainment for Eén), in which the murder of a political refugee in Brussels catches the attention of federal inspector Paul Gerardi (Filip Peeters); the victim had to flee a former Belgium colony in Africa, where a brutal rebel army, financed by blood diamonds, is trying to take control. Does the murder have any connection to the bloody civil war? As Gerardi digs deeper, the case shines a harsh light onto the economic and political elite of his own country. First episode of the one hour-series, Flemish with English subtitles, presented by Beta Film’s Justus Riesenkampff.

5pm Creative Skillset High End TV: Meet the Producers

Creative Skillset


Come and meet the cohort of the New Producers Programme, supported by the UK High End TV Levy Fund. The event also provides an opportunity to hear about the wider investment in skills by the Fund, which works to sustain the development of TV drama talent and crew across the UK.


Wednesday 29 November


11am Showcase What’s new @ ZDFE.drama



ZDFE.drama will introduce the audience to its latest slate in serial drama. Join us as we unveil our newest development projects! Together with the creative minds behind it, we have an exclusive look at our broad range of upcoming international content.

1pm STUDIOCANAL – Paris etc.



This twelve-part dramedy is the result of a collaboration from France’s most acclaimed actresses, directors and authors Zabou Breitman (No et moi), Maïwenn (Polisse) and Anne Berest (Declaration of War), Paris etc. centres on the engaging, emotional and often funny stories of five very different heroines, as their lives cross over the course of a season in Paris.

3pm ITV Studios Global Entertainment – By Invitation Only Session information to follow