Call for Entries - Masterschool 2018: Apply Now!

Do you have a project in development? Are you aiming for the international market and need some professional boost? You are invited to apply for the 2018 edition which puts a strong focus on story development, new business models as well as non-broadcast funding strategies. We are thrilled to announce that Dr. Claudia Schreiner will be the new Head of Studies for the Masterschool. Also new: we are widening our scope and accept animation films into the programme.


We’re looking for:
• Any type of factual content, e.g. TV series, one-offs, creative docs, multiplatform or two-screen formats, VR projects
• Genre docs, e.g. animation, history, science, arts, wildlife, natural history, environment or human interest (note: projects that mix genres are also eligible);
• Great stories that need additional development before being pitched internationally
• Stories and characters that can reach global audiences.


Give your stories impact! Get them seen by new audiences through innovative digital and VR technologies!


The Masterschool leads you through four intensive workshops. At the end of your training, you will have the unique opportunity to present your project to over 40 international decision-makers at the Leipzig Networking Days. We are experts in connecting you with the world’s leading broadcast executives and commissioning editors who will guide you on the path to your international pitch and success.

Apply for the Masterschool 2018 before 30 November 2017 via our Website and check the FAQ page for any questions.