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Beta Film Drives Into Ya Scripted (Exclusive)

Beta Film Drives Into Ya Scripted (Exclusive)

Berlin — Germany’s Beta Film is driving into Young Adult scripted, acquiring international distribution rights and co-financing four high-profile fiction series, three set up at top European regional Svod players: Germany’s Joyn and Telekom and Scandinavia’s Viaplay.

Many also involve top European production houses as well. To be unveiled at the Berlinale Series Market’s German Showcase on Monday, the four storyline “Echos,” in which four witless upper-class socialites discover an underworld beneath Munich, is produced by “8 Days’” Neuesuper for Joyn, the new Discovery/ProSieben Svod joint venture.

Set to air on Viaplay, and a pop graphic novel-style high-school gore fest that is sparking large word-of-mouth. “Cryptid” is a passion project of Patrick Nebout at Dramacorp, a part-owned Beta Film company whose credits include “Agent Hamilton” and “Midnight Sun.”

“Ya series can take traditional elements and play with them, or rework them in different formats, creating something new,

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