HOW TO APPLY TO Eureka Series as a writer?

Writer applicants must submit an original European series project based on the theme of “a new beginning” in their applications.

The submitted series project must meet the following requirements:

  • Category: TV series only (TV movies, feature films etc. will not be accepted) 
  • Number of episodes: 6 – 10
  • Length of episode: 30 – 60 minutes
  • Genre: drama or comedy series (animation and documentary will not be accepted) 

Only original concepts for first seasons will be accepted. Adaptations from books, remakes from foreign or domestic series, seasons 2 or returning shows are not permitted. 

The European dimension of the series project, whether in its themes, its shooting language and locations, and the co-production possibilities it offers between European countries, will be decisive. 

Please upload the following with your application: 

  • A pre-bible presenting the main features of a series based on the theme of “a new beginning”, i.e.
    – a short synopsis of the series,
    – an expanded synopsis for the whole season,
    – character information,
    – the envisaged filming language(s),
    – and a note of intention
    (max. 5 pages)
  • Either a link to previous work as a writer (broadcast television series or an online drama series or a short film or a feature film) or a sample script.
  • A covering letter explaining how you would benefit from Eureka Series (max. 1 page).
  • A CV stating your professional experience
  • A copy of your national ID or passport.
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