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 Two in the player below, including selections from "La Fuga", "Prisoners’ Wives" and "Bomb Girls". Stay tuned each month for new selections.

  • The Wit List - Playlist 2 details

    La Fuga (The Escape), Telecinco, Spain

    Pitch: Sci-fi prison drama. In 2055, in a society where oil supplies are exhausted and individual liberties are suppressed, a woman prepares a high-risk escape plan to save her husband, a young revolutionary activist locked up in a maximum security jail located on a former oil platform.
    Buzz: Most trending topic on Twitter in Spain the night of its launch. Social media users praised the cast (Aitor Luna who starred in the police series Paco’s Men).

    Premiere: 11 January 2012
    Distributor: Mediaset Spain
    12x70’ episodes

    Prisoners’ Wives, BBC One, United-Kingdom

    Pitch: Drama. The story of four very different women, whose lives become entwined as they all struggle to cope with a significant man in her life serving time in prison.
    Buzz: Second most commented new scripted series in social media in the UK during premiere week, according to the witER data. Positive reviews from Twitter users who celebrated the quality of its cast (Emma Rigby).

    Premiere: 31 January 2012
    Distributor: Endemol Distribution
    6x60’ episodes

    Bomb Girls, Global, Canada

    Pitch: Period drama. The remarkable stories of the women who risked their lives in a munitions factory building bombs for the Allied forces fighting on the European front.
    Buzz: Number one new Canadian drama for this season. Second 12-episode season ordered. Most commented new scripted series in social media in Canada during premiere week, according to the witER data.

    Premiere: 4 January 2012
    Distributor: Muse Distribution International
    6x60’ episodes

    Berlin – Tag & Nacht (Day & Night), RTL2, Germany

    Pitch: Scipted reality or “realtainment”. Eight very different and individual flat mates experience living in Berlin which means friendship, exciting parties, terrible hangovers, jealousy, conflicts, reconciliation ...
    Buzz: Most “liked” German TV show on Facebook with over 1.47 million fans.

    Premiere: 12 September 2011
    Distributor: All3Media International
    over 125 x60’ episodes


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