European Producers Club

Netflix & EPC partner to support European women producers

Netflix is partnering with the European Producers Club (EPC) on a new initiative to create opportunities for European women producers. Announced at Series Mania yesterday, the new initiative includes a pitch contest for fictional series as well as a workshop run by Netflix about how to best pitch a project. The producers of the six […]

Production bodies call for gov’t support as Covid-19 impacts

Production communities around the world have been left reeling as the impact of Coronavirus-enforced shutdowns begins to be felt, with more than 100,000 job losses in the US alone. The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE), a US union body representing 140,000 people working in TV and film production, said it had approved a […]

Coronavirus hits more events as European producers call for support

Coronavirus continues to wreak havoc on the international TV industry with shows and events cancelled around the world, while unions and European producer organisations have called for more government support. Hot Docs joins growing list of cancelled events Canada’s factual-focused Hot Docs, due to run 30 April-10 May in Toronto, is among the latest events […]