UK Screenings

What’s On & When at The London Screenings

The London Screenings might have gone virtual, but it remains packed with choice events. Here’s a handy schedule to find out what’s happening and when BBC Studios Showcase Date & Time: Monday 22 February – Wednesday 24 February How to sign up: Visit Three key shows: Superhoe, TIME and In Ten Pictures Description: Personalised […]

TBI’s UK Screenings map: Check out what’s on, where and when

Buyers attending Screenings face a multitude of events taking place over the week, so TBI has put together a handy map to show you where and when everything is happening Wednesday 12 February StudioCanal Possessions Screening and Q&A 08:30-11:00 Everyman Cinema, 14-18 Handyside Street, N1C 4DN Genre: Drama ITV Studios Formats Festival 09:00-13:00 The Roundhouse, […]

TBI Weekly: MIPTV at critical juncture to safeguard its future

MIPTV reached a major turning point this week, with the future of the spring market in its current iteration poised for a significant overhaul amid a growing chorus of incensed distributors.   For a number of years now, the four-day market has been shedding international buyers due to unsavory timing ahead of LA Screenings in […]

TBI Weekly: Windowing battle brews for the BBC  

Senior producers and BBC Studios execs have spoken out about the public broadcaster’s plans to extend the 30-day iPlayer window into a full year, as BBC Two lags six months behind Amazon’s premiere date for big-budget co-production Good Omens. The future of the BBC’s catch-up service – where hit show Bodyguard racked up around 10.8m views […]

All3Media’s Drama Upfront brings the suspense

All3Media International will branch out this afternoon, at a screening in West London, with a list of eclectic high-end dramas that will be paired with a virtual factual upfront for select guests The distributor’s invite-only Drama Upfront will be its largest yet with 220 buyers set to attend. Stephen Driscoll, All3Media International’s EVP for EMEA, […]

Lionsgate shoots for the Starz with Spanish Princess

Two high-profile Starz offerings and an OWN drama highlight Lionsgate’s slate, which will be screened in London’s Soho Hotel this afternoon. The company is  benefiting from the trailblazing success of prior dramas such as The White Princess US studio Lionsgate is quickly becoming a staple in the UK Screenings circuit and has three high-profile dramas […]

ITVS GE’s World on Fire leads its spring drama slate

ITV Studios Global Entertainment had a stellar debut drama event last year with an oversubscribed show that left an impression on buyers. This afternoon, it plans to go ‘bigger and better’ with 400 guests set to arrive at the iconic Roundhouse in Camden, making it one of the largest screening events held this February “The […]

UK Screenings: Cineflix shows off scripted boost

Cineflix Rights is showing off its growing scripted portfolio to 150 buyers at this evening’s London event, at Archer Street Cocktail Bar, Soho (6-9pm), an increasing priority for the distributor which has enjoyed success with the likes of Marcella and Secrets and Lies.  The distributor will be bringing the Muse Entertainment, Back Alley Films and […]

Operation Live, The Desert highlight ITV Studios’ spring formats slate

ITV Studios has rolled out a slate of new formats including The Garden’s Operation Live, Talpa survival show The Desert and Twofour’s undercover series Secret Teacher. The producer-distributor kicked off UK Screenings week today (15 February) with its annual Formats Festival, which welcomed more than 200 international buyers. ITV Studios-backed producers presenting at the showcase […]

UK Screenings: The Exclusive Guide

This year marks the first time TBI has put our market-leading UK Screenings issue in print – a move that ought to tell you plenty about the growing prominence of the event, and what it means for distributors in our backyard. ITV Studios Global Entertainment’s Ruth Berry nails it when she astutely points out that […]