November 20, 2017
'Wasteland', an original Czech TV series by HBO Europe, has been nominated for two awards at the C21 International Drama Awards. It's produced by MIDPOINT alumni.
MIDPOINT TV Launch partner C21 Media has announced the nominees for this year's C21 International Drama Awards – and nominated in two categories is the original Czech production for HBO Europe, Wasteland (Pustina).
Wasteland is nominated for Best Non-English Language Drama Series, and lead actress Zuzana Stivinova for Best Female Performance in a Drama Series – next to the likes of Emily Watson and Elisabeth Moss. The winners will be announced on November 29, as closing event at Content London.
Congratulations to the whole team, including Producers and MIDPOINT alumni Pavla Kubeckova and Tomas Hruby of nutprodukce, and Executive Producer at HBO Europe Tereza Polachova who also lectures at MIDPOINT TV Launch.
The mini-series in 8 episodes is directed by Ivan Zacharias and written by Stepan Hulik (Burning Bush). It premiered internationally in its full length at Toronto International Film Festival. Since October it has been made available not only to HBO Europe subscribers, but also on their US platform.
See the full list of nominees here