PRIX EUROPA 2016 MasterClass in Berlin


PRIX EUROPA - in collaboration with the Nordic Embassies in Berlin, Electronic media school - ems and XEN.ON TV - have the pleasure to invite you to the PRIX EUROPA Masterclass in Berlin on Friday, October 21!

The 30th anniversary of PRIX EUROPA is accompanied by series of Masterclass workshops across Europe.
In Berlin our focus will be Nordic Storytelling – tackling the topic from various angles and fresh perspectives.
We have the honour to bring experts from all the Nordic countries on stage.

The masterclass is free of charge and will be held in English.
An unique day of Nordic media dialogue at the Felleshus (Pan-Nordic Building)!

The registration is now closed as we have reached full capacity for the Masterclass! Thank you! See you all on Friday!

PROGRAMME - 21.10.2016

Registration & Morning Coffee

Welcome Words
Sofie Backman - Culture Coordinator, Embassy of Finland
Cecilia Benkö Lamborn - President of PRIX EUROPA, Director General, Sveriges Radio
Jo Raknes, NRK - Moderator of the Masterclass

Virtual Reality: From Documentary to Porn
VR and 360-degree video are one of the most hyped technologies at the moment. What hides behind the concepts? Why is VR important for us in the media industry?
Ståle Grut - Journalist, NRK (NRKbeta)
Eirik Solheim - Senior Strategic Advisor, NRK (NRKbeta)

Storytelling at Mobile Games
Using stories at the mobile games to support the engagement of the users and the business goals of the product.
Miika Tams - Vice President, Games, Rovio Entertainment

Survival and Storytelling just below the Arctic Circle
How Iceland has created a booming and compatible film and TV industry from limited resources.
Margrét Örnólfsdóttir - Screenwriter

Lunch break

The Difficult Task of Keeping It Simple
In the golden digital age of the radio documentary the times are rapidly changing. But some things never change.
Robert Barkman - Producer, Sveriges Radio

The Danish Drama Strategy: In the Past, the Present and the Future - and a Unique Look into the Writers’ Room of the Danish Hit Series, The Legacy.
Piv Bernth - Head of DR Drama Fiction
Maya Ilsøe - Creator and Head Writer of The Legacy

End of the Day