The (w)it list is a monthly selection by The WIT of 3 fresh, innovative and entertaining shows from around the world with high social media buzz, made just for the MIPTV/MIPCOM community.

  • Fresh TV - 3 fresh shows with highest social media buzz every month

    Watch Play List Number Ten in the player below, including selections from "Ainsi soient-ils (The Church Men)", "Hunted" and "Les Bobos". Stay tuned each month for new selections.

  • The Wit List - Playlist 10 details

    Ainsi soient-ils (The Church Men), Arte, France

    Pitch: Drama series on religious commitment following five young wannabe priests in today's Paris. Between their youthful high spirits and the rigor of their religious commitment they will be challenged in many ways.
    Social media buzz: According to the witspottER analytics, the first episode was the most commented new European scripted show of the week in social media. Then its number of Facebook fans tripled over its 4-week run.

    Premiere: 11 October 2012
    Distributor: Film & Picture TV Distribution
    Eight 60-minute episodes.

    Hunted, BBC One, United-Kingdom

    Pitch: Spy drama series that centers on a highly skilled operative for an elite private intelligence firm who survives an attempt on her life that might have been orchestrated by members of her own team.
    Social media buzz: According to the witspottER analytics, the first episode was the fourth most commented new European show of the week in social media. Then over its first 2 weeks on air in the UK, the drama series tripled its number of Facebook fans. 3 weeks after its launch in the USA on October 19 on Cinemax the number of fans had doubled.

    Premiere: 4 October 2012
    Distributor: Shine International
    Eight 60-minute episodes

    Les Bobos, Télé Québec, Canada

    Pitch: Sketch comedy series based on the snobby and glamorous lives of Étienne and Sandrine, a couple of overly sophisticated yet profoundly misguided bourgeois bohemians and their incessant quest for all that is cool and trendy.
    Social media buzz: According to the witspottER analytics, the first episode was the most commented new show of the week in social media in Canada. Over its first week on air the number of Facebook fans increased by 185% and the number of Twitter followers by 99%.

    Premiere: 14 September 2012
    Distributor: APDC & SR Media Consultants
    Twenty-six 30-minute episodes


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