Telenovelas and Melodramas around the World

Invited presentation at the Telenovela Workshop organized by Netflix for its regional content developers.

Abstract: The presentation centered on four questions: 1) What do we mean when we say “telenovelas” today? 2) What are the key telenovela producing countries? 3) How are the telenovela markets behaving at the end of 2021? 3) Why do telenovelas still travel well?

Carolina Acosta-Alzuru