Serielizados Fest – Panorama 2018


The Barcelona International TV Series Festival premieres nine international series in Spain in its section Panorama 2018. These sessions are free and will take place in the Auditori of CCCB, during the days of the Festival. The public will choose the best series of the 5th edition of the Serialized Fest.


International premieres:

1. De Dag (The Day)

A robbery to a bank, a thousand points of view. The latest bombshell of Flemish television brings us closer to dozens of individual stories, jumping constantly in time and revealing information in dropping-down. Belgium, Telenet / VIER, 2018.

2. The Lobista

The man who would do business with Frank Underwood is the main character of this corruption plot in Buenos Aires. Argentina, Eltrece, 2018.

3. Heimebane (Home Ground)

A successful trainer begins to work with a male team from the Norwegian first division. In a modern and advanced country should not supose any problem, right? Norway, NRK, 2018.

4. Mr. Mercedes

In Mr. Mercedes a veteran policeman (Brendan Gleeson) turns to face an unsolved case: a bloody multiple hit. Adaptation of a novel by Stephen King, made by David E. Kelly (Big Little Lies). USA, AXN Now, 2016.

5. The Brilliant Friend

The new big series of HBO for this year adapts one of the novels of the most popular (and unknown) Italian writer of the moment: Elena Ferrante. Italy, HBO, 2018

6. Liberty

The 80’s. Danish entrepreneurs are working on development projects in Tanzania, but under this pretended good will there is nothing but colonialism. Denmark, DR, 2018.

7. Mai neva a ciutat – Season 2

Millennials trying to direct their lives – lost by definition – in Palma de Mallorca. Girls from Mallorca. Spain, IB3, 2018.

8. Sleeping Bears

A high school teacher receives an anonymous envelope with excerpts from her private conversations with her psychologist, and dormant truths come to light. Session with the presence of its creator, Keren Margalit. Israel, Keshet 12, 2018.

9. Il Miracolo (The Miracle)

The police finds a plastic virgin, who is crying bloody tearful blood, during a police operation against a capo of the Calabrian mafia. Italy, Sky Italia, 2018.

10. Closing Marathon: Wellington Paranormal

This delicious spin-off of What we do in the Shadows, from Flight of the Concords, stars Minogue and O’Leary, a pair of incompetent policemen who are assigned paranormal cases in the capital of New Zealand. New Zealand, TVNZ 2, 2018


  • The audience voted ‘My Brilliant Friend’ as the best series of the 5th edition of the Serielizados Fest.