2017 MIPDrama Screenings Winners Revealed


The winners of the second MIPDrama Screenings have been announced, with this year’s edition including awards in two distinct categories and from two different juries, as well as awards selected by MIPDrama Screenings buyers.

The Grand Jury, comprised of international showrunners and creators, gave the award in the full episodes category to Jailers. The series is produced by Globo and Gullane/Spray Films, distributed by Globo and aired on Globo in Brazil. The Grand Jury prize for best work in progress went to Babylon Berlin, which is produced by X Filme Creative Pool, ARD Degeto, Sky and Beta Film, distributed by Beta Film, and broadcast by Sky and ARD in Germany.

The TV Critics Jury gave the full episodes award to Missions, produced by Empreinte Digitale, distributed by AB International Distribution and aired on OCS in France. The TV Critics prize for best work in progress went to Ride Upon the Storm, produced by DR Drama with ARTE and Sam le Français, distributed by STUDIOCANAL and broadcast by DR1/ARTE in Denmark.

Buyers voted for their favorite show in both categories using the MIPTV app. The audience award in the full episode category was given to Clique, produced by BBC Studios in association with Balloon Entertainment, distributed by all3media International and aired on BBC Scotland/BBC Three in the U.K. The best work in progress prize went to Ride Upon the Storm.

The awards were presented at the closing ceremony of the 2017 MIPDrama Screenings on Sunday, April 2, in the Grand Auditorium of the Palais.