TBI’s UK Screenings special
For two weeks in February the UK now rivals Cannes in April and October, and LA in May, as the epicentre of global TV as British-based distributors roll out the red carpet for buyers.
BBC Worldwide’s huge Showcase is the biggest market in the world organised by a single distributor, and days ahead of the trip to Liverpool we speak to its executive team and get the inside track on what it has planned for this year.
A scaled-up Showcase, and 700 buyers with cheque books and shopping lists in hand, has also helped drive an expanded roster of London Screenings. We talk to the big UK-based distributors about their London events and find out what they have in store for buyers