Series Mania will take place in Lille, France, from April 27-May 5, 2018. Jury president, Chris Brancato, will lead the international jury, which decides on the winner of the official competition. Brancato has written and produced over 200 hours of series, from The X-Files to Law & Order. The jury includes Maria Feldman, co-creator and producer of False Flag; Clovis Cornillac, an actor whose first role on television was on Un Village sur la colline in 1982; and Pierre Lemaitre, a writer who is working on the film adaptation of his novel Three Days and a Life and working on Cadres Noirs for ARTE.