Serial Formats

  • Serial Drama

    From Babylon Berlin, the fifth season of Homeland or You are Wanted – all series are prominent examples of choices made in the Serial Drama sub-category of our new funding programme for serial productions. Funding advisors Veronica Grob and Oliver Zeller are the primary contacts for this programme.  In addition, the Medienboard is a partner in the Franco-German program funding the development of TV fiction series. 

    More funding options offers the Creative Europe MEDIA Program. 

  • Webseries / mini-series

    Medienboard funds the development and production of entertainment TV programming. Applications must be accompanied by a letter of intent from a TV programmer. 

    More funding options offers the Creative Europe MEDIA Program. 

  • Factual

    Medienboard funds the development and production of non-fiction TV programming. Applications must be accompanied by a letter of intent from a TV programmer. Funding advisor Alex Röhl is the primary contact in this area.

  • Entertainment

    Medienboard funds the development and production of entertainment TV programming. Applications must be accompanied by a letter of intent from a TV programmer. Funding advisor Alex Röhl is the primary contact in this area.

  • WIGO - Webvideo-Förderprogramm

    Zusammen mit dem Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg suchen wir Eure Ideen für ein regelmäßiges Video-Format für beispielsweise YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook, Instagram oder Snapchat. Ob Entertainment, Talk, Webserie oder Doku – gesucht werden Formate aus allen Genres. Comedy, Lifestyle, Politik oder Wissenschaft – alle Themen sind erlaubt. Mehr Infos zum WIGO Förderprogramm findet ihr hier!

Berlin Brandenburg Film Commission

First contact point for film teams, with databases for film locations, current productions, film professionals, and addresses. Additionally facilitates film permits, and offers industry coaching.

European Funding for Creative and Cultural Sectors

Creative Europe Desk Berlin-Brandenburg is one of four MEDIA information offices in Germany and is the contact point for the Creative Europe Programme, which provides funding for Europe’s creative and cultural sectors. 

Funding for Serial Formats

Funding category, operational since 2015, supports the development and production of serial programming in all genres, regardless of whether the content is intended for linear or non-linear viewing. funding is provided to independent producers, and includes serial drama as well as entertainment and fact-based formats. Applicants must participate in an interview with the appropriate funding advisor before submitting their applications.


Contact Serial Drama

  • Oliver  Zeller

    Oliver Zeller

    Funding Advisor
    International Co-Production, Serial Drama, Production, Development

    Tel: +49 (0)331-743 87 86

    o.zeller@medienboard.de

  • Veronika  Grob

    Veronika Grob

    Funding Advisor
    Newcomers, Serial Drama, Development, Production

    Tel: +49 (0)331-743 87 21

    v.grob@medienboard.de

Contact Web Series, Factual & Entertainment

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