The call for applications for eureka series spring 2024 is now open! Discover this intensive 10-week training program for emerging screenwriters.
Eureka Series Spring 2024 edition will take place from March to late May 2024.
In the first days of the program, the participants will be divided into groups. Each group will develop an original series concept in a writers room throughout the 10 weeks of the program.
Learn more about the Eureka Series objectives & methods here.
The deadline is 12th December 2023,
Eureka Series Program is divided into 3 parts:
- Part I – in Lille
In the first four weeks of Eureka Series, starting with the introductory seminar on Serial Dramaturgy, participants attend lectures, masterclasses and workshops in order to develop original series concepts in small groups.
Modules: Serial Dramaturgy, Selecting Ideas & Creating Concepts, European Series Markets, Characters & Conflicts in Series, etc.
- Part II – remotely
For two weeks, the participants attend remote, online sessions that include mentoring, case studies and work on group series projects.
Modules: Mentoring, How to Make Series Production Greener, Case Studies, etc.
- Part III – in Lille
The participants are back in Lille for the next four weeks of the program to take part in lectures, masterclasses and workshops on their respective group concepts.
In the last few days of Eureka Series, participants take part in a Final Residency to learn how to pitch their series concepts, finalize their pitch decks and focus in a quiet and pleasant environment.
The training culminates with a Final Presentation, during which the original series concepts development and pitch are assessed by a professional panel.
Modules: Structuring the Pilot, Pitch Deck & Moodboard, Negotiation, Deals & Contracts, How to Pitch, etc.
Modules: How to Pitch & Final Presentation
Location: Lille, France (10 rue des Poissonceaux), and remotely
Number of participants: 12 emerging European series professionals
Full details here.