What's On

2018 programme

Much of our programme is now live but we have a lot more to announce in the next week. Our line-up includes a surprise opening session so make sure you're registered & ready for our first session at 10.00 Wednesday.
And don't fly off too soon!
Fantastic Friday includes Steve Coogan, an unmissable drama masterclass with key talent, Ben Frow's unmissable controller session and Ian Katz's first controller session for Channel 4: Friday 1345-1445.

See 2018 Programme


The Edinburgh TV Awards have an exciting number of new categories,

In their 17th year, the highly-coveted awards form one of the highlights of the TV Festival calendar, bringing out the TV Industry’s glitterati, as well as showcasing the outstanding , and incredible breadth of genres and creativity that broadcasters and production companies produce year after year.

This year the number of categories open for submission have expanded allowing the TV Festival the opportunity to recognise more genres and applaud the high-standard of originality!



Our ever-popular Speed Meetings strand is getting a makeover for 2018!

Our brand new strand ConnectED will feature host profiles and wish-lists, interview clips, facts and stats that will make speed meetings easier to research, as well as more targeted.

Festival ticket-holders will be able to request speed meetings with the top UK and international commissioners, senior talent managers, distributors, media lawyers and global brands attending the Festival.

Meetings are available to delegates only, so buy your ticket first!



Want to develop your stage show for the small screen? The @EdinburghTVFest Stage To Screen Writer/Performer Award is for writer-performed theatre productions with potential for TV adaptation. Early Bird entry is just £5. https://t.co/WrksZmoI60

At least try to look excited, Prue... #itsme

Really enjoyed making this earlier on in the year. Amazing bunch of paramedics! https://t.co/aLMLJyy2Qx

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