C21 picks "Midnight Sun," created by Zero Gravity's Mans Marlind and Bjorn Stein, for

More than 1,400 drama executives are excepted at the C21 International Drama Summit in London (November 27-29) including 100 commissioners and buyers who will vote for the Best International Dramas.

This year the Swedish/French high concept thriller Midnight Sun produced by Nice Drama and Atlantique Productions for SVT/Canal+, is among six shows vying for Best Non-English Language Drama series.

Måns Mårlind and Björn Stein picked up earlier three awards for Best Director, Screenwriter, New TV Series for the show at the 2016 Roma Fiction Festival as well as the Audience Award Best Series at Series Mania 2016. Among the competing foreign language drama series are HBO Europe’s Czech mini-series Wasteland and Rai’s Italian crime show Maltese.