TV Real Festival Assembles Factual Superpanel


BossaNova’s Paul Heaney, Off the Fence’s Bo Stehmeier, Albatross World Sales’ Anne Olzmann and ZDF Studios’ Nikolas Hülbusch will discuss the big-picture issues impacting the factual landscape during the TV Real Festival, taking place from June 18 to 20. You can sign up for your free registration here.

Heaney is co-founder and CEO of BossaNova. Stehmeier is CEO of Off the Fence. Olzmann is managing director of Albatross World Sales. Hülbusch is Director Unscripted at ZDF Studios. In a wide-ranging conversation on the state of the factual industry, the executives will discuss gaining access to content, alternative sources of financing, commissioning and more.

A three-day must-attend virtual event taking place a week prior to Sunny Side of the Doc and NATPE Budapest, the inaugural edition of the TV Real Festival will feature keynotes and panels with leading executives and creatives discussing the world of unscripted, from lifestyle, factual entertainment and docs to non-scripted entertainment and game-show formats. It will be streamed live and available on-demand on

Unlike other events requiring hefty registration fees, attendance to the TV Real Festival is FREE. ONLY those registered will receive access to our Exclusive White Paper, featuring key intel from the event in a compact, easy-to-digest format. To register, please go here.

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