Christmas Newsletter

Dear partners, colleagues and friends,

Again an exciting year comes to a close.
Below you’ll see a short overview of our year’s activities.
In addition to our collaboration with numerous film professionals including producers, authors, screenwriters, commissioners or TV and cinema distributors, exciting new projects took form.
We expanded our activities to serial story telling, and adopted talented screenwriters on board with their exceptional projects
BuchScout would would like to wish you a Merry Christmas and countless happy moments for the New Year to come!
We’d like to thank you for the wonderful partnerships held this year and we’re looking forward to launching new, fascinating projects with you in 2019.
Your BuchScout & SerienScout Team

Creation of SerienScout

In January Suzanne Pradel founded the SerienScout Agency for Serial Content. The SerienScout team searches for serial content on the German bookmarked and among European talent scriptwriters. We develop, dramaturgically consult and broker innovative series for the national and international market. SerienScout is you rcfreative serial content developer.

photo: Suzanne Pradel & Katrin Merkel


2nd Female Scriptwriter Residency 2018

For the second time Suzanne Pradel coached the winner of the „Female Scriptwriter Residency in Berlin“ of the European Women’s Audiovisual Network. This cooperation between EWA and BuchScout will be continued in 2019.

Workshop: This is a Man’s and a Woman’s World

At the EAVE producers workshop the script consultants Simona Nobile and Suzanne Pradel questioned current patriarchal thinking patterns in story telling and showed in the workshop possible ways out.

photo: (f.l.t.r) Suzanne Pradel, Tina Trapp, Alessia Sonaglioni, Simona Nobile

23. Filmfest Turkey Germany

The Jury gave the Best Film Award to the director Christian Petzold for his cinema movie „TRANSIT”.
Ender Özkahraman won the Special Price of the jury for his cinema movie „A DIFFICULT DECISION”.
Sener Sen got the price for the Best Actor Award and Stephanie Amarell the Best Actress Award.
photo: (f.l.t.r.)(f.l.t.r.) Tuba Ünsal (actress, producer, Mahmut Fazil Coskun (director), Suzanne Pradel, Klaus Eder (film critic, Fipresci), Kyra Scheurer (script consultant)

6. Bosphorus Film Festival 2018

On the panel “Principles of Screenwriting“ which was moderated by the screenwriter Selin Tunc Suzanne Pradel discussed together with her colleagues the newest developments concerning filmic story telling.
The Jury of the “Pitching Platform“ gave the TRT Co-production Award to the director Ümit Köreken and the Digiflame VFX Post Production Support Award was given to the team Korhan Günay and Canan Çelik.
Jury: Faruk Güven (TRT), Suzanne Pradel, Dervis Zaim (Regisseur).

photo:(f.l.t.r.) Massimiliano Nardulli (Less Is More), , Suzanne Pradel, Selin Tunc (screenwriter) Giovanni Rabbiano (screenwriter & director)