Liselott Forsman

Finland

Liselott Forsman

Liselott Forsman is the Executive of international drama at the Finnish broadcasting company Yle and the Head of the Eurovision Fiction Expert Group. She co-produces actively within the Northvision Group and is a board member of the Nordic Film & TV Fund. Her MA from the University of Helsinki combines theater, film and TV studies. Her practical education includes writing in three languages (Finnish, Swedish, English) for stage, screen and radio, but also both heading and producing drama, culture and children’s programming. She’s been a speaker and/or moderator at TV drama forums on five continents and lectured on games and series at European master educations. In August 2016 she was in charge of Finland’s first international Emmy jury as well as of the country’s first international TV drama convention Helsinki Script (helsinkiscript.fi).