Apply for Series Lab Brussels

Series Lab Brussels is a development workshop and co-production event for European producers with a TV drama series project in development who are looking for international partners and feedback. After two editions in Hamburg, this year's event will take place in Brussels in parallel to the Are You Series? festival.

The workshop brings together 20 European producers in search of international partners over three days from 9 – 12 December in Brussels. In addition to networking with the other producer participants, the lab features a 1-2-1 meetings with commissioning editors, distributors and other financiers from the participating regions.

If you are interested in applying, please get in touch to request an application form.

Conditions for participation are as follows: 

  • Applications must come from a UK-based TV drama producer with previous international production experience. 
  • Applicants must be working on developing a TV drama series with international potential for which some funding has already been committed.

Participation for producers is free of charge. Accommodation, catering and participation in the programme are covered by the organisers and supporters. Travel costs have to be paid by the participants. Joint applications from producers and writers are welcome, but the costs for the second person cannot be covered. 

Key dates

  • Deadline for application projects: 24 September 2018
  • Selection of projects: 8 October 2018
  • Series Lab Brussels: 9-12 December 2018
  • Are You Series? festival, Bozar, Brussels: 11-16 December 2018

Series Lab Brussels is promoted by Creative Europe Desks Flanders, Wallonia-Brussels, and Hamburg in cooperation with Are You Series?, Bozar, and screenbrussels with support from Creative Europe Desks Netherlands, Luxembourg, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland, France, UK, Austria, Italy, Spain, and MEDIA Desk Suisse.