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A course dedicated to the nature and craft of storytelling. John Yorke has been behind some of the biggest hits in television (Inc. Wolf Hall, Shameless, Life on Mars) and has distilled that knowledge into a detailed step by step course for both Writers and Executives.

A course dedicated to the nature and craft of storytelling. John Yorke has been behind some of the biggest hits in television (Inc. Wolf Hall, Shameless, Life on Mars) and has distilled that knowledge into a detailed step by step course for both Writers and Executives.

International film expert, lecturer and author Angus Finney delivers for the first time an exclusive opportunity to learn and discuss with him the core principles of his renowned programme and best-selling book ‘The International Film Business’.

Over 10 sessions (delivered in 4 partial days) Angus will introduce to participants the key aspects of his programme and will answer and discuss all questions and comments.

Streaming Platforms: Understanding your options in the UK landscape 

Gain key insights to navigate the opportunities offered by SVoD, AVoD, BVoD and TVoD

A Virtual Workshop for UK scripted content creators and producers providing analysis and examining strategies on the potential for creating and developing original content, format adaptations and new creative partnerships.

The 6 x 90 minute interactive webinar sessions will be led by key, UK based, media analysts, entertainment content professionals and on-demand executives.

Showrunner Summer Sessions 

Building on the success of  the Showrunner Exchange to Los Angeles  programme, join us for our inaugural Meet the Creatives Online Sessions this summer. These sessions will provide the opportunity to meet six experienced US TV Drama Showrunners and provide participants with a greater insight into the US creative process with these key US practitioners.

The Fall edition will celebrate the 22nd year of our popular Showrunner Exchange. The fast paced schedule provides access to the best creators, writers, show teams and drama executives of established US shows. Mix with top US Showrunners and observe their role and styles in executing primetime US Drama series across all platforms.

Dates to Be Announced

More details to follow

 

UK TV Drama Exchange

Meet the Brits – a 3-day schedule of meetings with leading drama practitioners involved in writing, developing and coproducing High End Series, Continuing Series and Single Dramas. A unique opportunity to source UK partners for your projects.

Following the success of the inaugural Exchange in 2019, the Women Writers Exchange will return in 2020 to build on the industry’s focus on ensuring a wider representation of women in creative roles.  Providing an unparalleled insight into the US Television Drama industry, and its creative and production principles, the 5 days of industry meetings will optimise the participants’ creative and business ambitions.

Year round

Los Angeles

Tailored schedules provide the opportunity to pitch Agents, Networks, Showrunners, Producers and Sales Agents with the aim of securing US partners and exploring the creative and commercial potential of your concept

Launched in 2016, the Soaprunner Exchange addresses the challenges faced by the studios, executive producers and writers, in maintaining strong storylines for multi-episode or multi-season, returning drama serials and series – the Soaps, Telenovelas and Continuing Dramas

The Exchange utilises the UK’s strong continuing drama landscape providing contrasting sessions with key drama providers for the creative team from a visiting show to analyse and explore the successful writing and producing elements of long running shows in the UK and the new developments in this arena

 Writing and Development Programmes across Europe – COMING SOON!

 

Under the MediaXchange banner of Creative Vision, we will be developing a Writers Programme in Iceland, Holland and Sweden. The principal ingredients will be to advance the professional development of writers of TV drama, as well as the promotion of collaborative partnerships between writers and producers for effective strategies in developing, pitching and managing shows.  

MediaXchange reserves the right to change the dates and content of its Exchanges, Events and Programmes as circumstances dictate

In light of continually expanding opportunities provided by the international markets, please contact us to review your corporate interests and projects for coproduction to build business and creative strategies to expand your international presence