Copenhagen Masterclasses

Copenhagen Masterclasses

Masterclass II: Into the creating of Squid Game

We're happy to announce, that the crator and the producer of the most-watched series in the history of television worldwide joins Copenhagen Masterclasse this summer.

The South Korean series Squid Game took the world by storm. During the first month, 110 mio viewers had already seen the series. Creator Hwang Dong-hyuk and producer and CEO at the South Korean production company Sirene Pictures Ji-Yeon Kim will give us their detailed insights into the creation of Squid Game and how they made the series come alive, the series journey from idéa to contract and the work with season 2.

Squid Game, which started streaming on Netflix on Sept. 17 2021, and focuses on a desperately indebted group of people in South Korea. They're tricked into a deadly tournament, where 456 desperate contestants compete with each other in a mysterious and deadly survival game involving multiple rounds of childhood games to win 45.6 billion won that can pull them out of their misery.

Don't miss out on this exclusive opportunity meeting the masterminds behind the producer behind last year's most hyped and acclaimed series. Producer Ji-Yeon Kim will join us in person in Copenhagen, and creator Hwang Dong-hyuk will join os virtually from South Korea. 

This session is organized by Copenhagen TV Festival/Producentforeningen in cooperation with Vision Denmark and The National Film School of Denmark

Fotocredit: Noh Juhan for Netflix