World Screen Launching TV Real Festival


Adding to its growing stable of virtual events, World Screen is launching the TV Real Festival, taking place from June 18 to 20. You can sign up for your free registration here.

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

“Our virtual events business has grown from strength to strength since the launch of the TV Kids Festival in 2021,” says Mansha Daswani, the editor-in-chief of World Screen. “With the inaugural TV Real Festival, we’ll take a deep dive into the non-scripted sector, exploring everything from the technological innovations allowing filmmakers unprecedented new access to the challenges facing independent distributors, the key trends reshaping the entertainment formats business and the burgeoning opportunities in FAST. Over three days, we aim to deliver all the intel you need to navigate the game-changing developments in the business—all for free, accessible at the time of your choosing.”

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.

Look out for announcements in the weeks to come about speakers and the full lineup.

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