MIDPOINT Launches Writers’ Room


PRAGUE: The CEE based development programme MIDPOINT announced the launch of a new workshop, MIDPOINT Writers’ Room, a sidebar programme to its MIDPOINT TV Launch programme which began in 2015.

The new workshop will focus on the training of skills and practical knowledge about the organisation of a writers’ room. It is designed to stimulate local TV industries to utilise the practices which are spurring new TV series in other territories.

The first workshop will be held in Prague 2-7 November 2019. Submissions will open in mid-June and the application deadline is 13 September. The applications are open to all Europe with a focus on CEE participants.