Dorit Schilling

Programme Sales

Territories: German Speaking territories

Dorit has been in the television sales and distribution industry for almost 20 years. She worked for ITV Studios Global Distribution for 10 years and Shine International for 2 years and negotiated license agreements for formats and finished programs for well known brands such as Dancing on Ice, Come Dine With Me and Broadchurch.

Since 2016, she has been working independently as a TV Sales Agent & Consultant, representing distribution and production companies specifically in the German-speaking television market. Since 2019, in addition to her self-employment, she has been working part-time as Head of Formats and Creative Partnerships for the Cologne-based television production companies Seapoint and Bantry Bay Productions, for whom she monitors the international television market and buys licensed formats. Since 2012, Dorit has also regularly given seminars on international format licensing as a freelance lecturer at the Berlin Babelsberg Film University.

Dorit lives in Cologne in Germany with her partner and their daughter.

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