Speaker
13
sep
Speaker
9.55 am

 

Why Attend?

– Meet the creators: Christian Potalivo & Jannik Tai Mosholt

– Get an insight into the creators’ inspiration and why it was important to them to do this story and a post-apocalyptic young adult show in Scandinavia.

– Get the scoop on the creators’ methods and how they collaborate creatively with a show like THE RAIN.

– Get inspired by using the world as your platform – and working with a global audience from a local standpoint.

More Info

The Rain is the first Netflix Original Series to come out of Denmark. A post-apocalyptic tale, it tells the story of a group of young adults trying to fend for themselves in the aftermath of a deadly virus carried by rainfall wiping out almost all humans in Scandinavia. Season 2 of the series just started shooting and is airing in 2019.

Meet the creators: Christian Potalivo & Jannik Tai Mosholt

Christian Potalivo is a Danish producer educated from the National Film School of Denmark in 2007. In 2009 Christian’s short film THE PIG was nominated for an Oscar and in 2010 his short film THE NEW TENANTS won the prestigious award. Christian was furthermore appointed as “Producer on the move” at Cannes Film Festival in 2009. In 2010 Christian started as producer at Miso Film and has since then produced a great number of feature films and tv-series, including the DICTE series, the IQBAL trilogy, DANNY’S DOOMSDAY, ANTI and LONG STORY SHORT. Finally, Christian is producer and co-creator of the first Scandinavian Netflix Original series THE RAIN.

Jannik Tai Mosholt is a Danish screenwriter educated from the National Film School of Denmark in 2005. Since then he has worked on both tv-series and feature films, including the Danish Broadcasting Corporation Christmas series ABSALON’S HEMMELIGHED, the youth-thriller ROOM 205 and the tv-series PARK ROAD. Furthermore, he has written the script for the feature film THERAPY, Kaspar Munk’s award-winning youth films HOLD ME TIGHT and YOU & ME FOREVER, as well as the animation film THE GREAT BEAR. Jannik is episode writer on the international success BORGEN and the praised tv-series FOLLOW THE MONEY. Jannik Tai Mosholt is main writer on the popular tv-series RITA. Together with Christian and Esben Toft Jacobsen, Jannik has created and is main writer on the first Scandinavian Netflix Original series THE RAIN.