Monte Carlo Television Festival
Mr. Laurent Puons
Mrs. Lara Isoardo
Year of Foundation 1961
Event Date from 14 June 2019 till 18 June 2019
in Monte Carlo, Monaco
Sections TV Series (Drama and Comedy); Long Fiction Program (Television Films and Mini-Series); News (News Documentary; Current Affairs Documentary; TV News Items; 24-Hour News Programmes)
Terms of Entry All programs submitted must have been originally created for television; no theatrical release prior to 1st television broadcast. All programs first broadcast between 01 January 2018 and 31 December 2018 are eligable; no resubmissions; Programs must be submitted, as they were initially broadcast
TV News Items: have a minimum of 1.30 min and not exceed 8 min., will have been broadcast on a regular TV news programme or a continuous news channel
24 Hour News Programmes: must have been telecast by a 24-Hour News channel and within 24 hours of the event, up to 20 min.
News Documentaries: max. of 60 min., journalistic report providing analysis and comprehension of a current affairs subject
TV Films: fiction programs, should be new to television, films must be at least 45 min. and no longer than 120 min.
Mini-Series: fiction programs, should be new to television, films must be at least 45 min. and no longer than 100 min.
TV Series/ Comedy category: minimum of 6 episodes of at least 26 min. each
TV Series/ Drama category: minimum of 6 episodes of at least 52 min. each
Genre Comedy, Drama
Subtitles English subtitles necessary
Format HD QuickTime
Registration Deadline 01 Feb 2019, 6:00pm local time
Attendance Figures 0 The festival is not open to the public, except for the public screenings.
Participants of the Film Industry international industry professionals, young creators
Prizes/Awards FICTION CATEGORY
6 Golden Nymphs for TV Series (3 for Comedy, 3 for Drama); 3 Golden Nymphs for Long Fiction Program
1 Golden Nymph for Best News Documentary; 1 Golden Nymph for Best Current Affairs Documentary; 1 Golden Nymph for Best 24 Hour News Program, 1 Golden Nymph for Best TV News Item
Kategory Best Program
KÄSTNER AND LITTLE TUESDAY (Kästner und der kleine Dienstag) by Wolfgang Murnberger (ARD Degeto / Ester.Reglin.Film / Dor Film / WDR / ORF)
Kategory Best Documentary
THE POETESS by Stefanie Brockhaus and Alexander Wolff (Brockhaus/Wolff)
Signis Prize: BENEDE (Der Polizist, der Mord und das Kind) by Johannes Fabrick (Hager Moss Film)
Number of Films Shown 5 to 10 programs in each category
Media Coverage 300 journalists (print, online, radio and television)
Evaluation Monte Carlo is one of the important European TV-Festivals, working hard to raise the level of attraction for the international TV world. The event offers wide range of competitive sections as well as a Producer Award for TV Series, subdivided in comedy and drama as well as a number of conferences devoted to a.o. scriptwriting, directing, production and distribution.
Services master classes, panels, workshops, meeting opportunities (ConTech Academy)