caneseries 2022 has unveiled its Long Form Competition finalists Academy Awards Winner Oliver Hirschbeagles punishment and Jean-Javier de Lestrades Inner game, seeds of anger Zentropa’s . characterized by the choice of a dreamer , Becoming Karen Blixen.
Germany is the only country to have more than one show on the coveted list (the other is Alex Eslam’s Spirits)including Canada audrey’s back, from Spain l Amar, Belgium 1985, Norwegian afterglow, of israel Lessons and italian Bang bang baby. The latter is the only one from the global streaming service, for Amazon Prime Video.
All will be given international premieres and most will be world premieres, the jury will be announced in due course.
Unveiling Deadline’s list, Caneseries artistic director Albin Levy showcased the crop of 10 as “their best creativity, reflecting the true diversity of content”.
The short form contest will be announced tomorrow and a press conference today also saw the fifth Canseries, which runs alongside Miip TV, from April 1 to 6, was unveiled. Excitement Star Sidney Sweeney as the winner of her Madame Figaro Rising Star Award, with the show going out of competition: Hello, Le Flambeau, Les Aventuriers de Chupacabra, Infinity And Visit.
Prestigious long form competition will generate great interest with two Academy Award winners of downfall hirshbeagle and Sunday morning murder De Lestrade with shows by RTL+/VOX and ARTE respectively.
Elsewhere, Dunja GrisBecoming the Dreamer – Karen Blixen Viaplay for Scandi Streamer Comes From Lars Von Trier’s Zentropa, Same Company As Featuring worst person in the world receives great interest from the Oscars, and Lessons Represents Israel’s latest foray into the world of high quality scripted programming.
Although entries dwindled from last year to about 150, Levy said the list has broken new ground with the likes of anthology shows and sci-fi, while three are set in the 1980s.
He pointed to global consumer trends for shows that are not in the English language.
“Things have changed a lot thanks to streamers and people realize that they are educated enough to watch in any language,” he said. “They are looking forward to more discoveries and want to be amazed by stories with local flavor.”
None of the shows on the long form or short form lists were from Russia before the conflict broke out, and Levy expressed solidarity with Ukrainians and the European Union.
The previous canseries took place in person with October’s MIPCOM, but general manager Benot Louvet welcomed the return of the vaccine without restrictions or passes.
“We will be free from any obstacles, returning to our roots for the first time since the second Canneseries,” Louvet said.
He is presiding over the general operations of the festival, which introduced two new elements in the shape of a Canneseries concept strand, in which executives from the biggest production players would meet to form an alliance, and focus on South Korea after the runaway. the success of netflix Squid game.