About SDA


  • Increased interaction among TV drama production professionals

    The one and only festival that brings global
    TV drama productions together and fosters cultural diversity

    Seoul International Drama Awards is a festival that brings together all professionals in the field of TV drama production and media industry and global audiences who enjoy television dramas.
     Organized by Seoul Drama Awards Organizing Committee and Korean Broadcasters Association, Seoul International Drama Awards is striving to achieve the following goals: continuous development of the Korean Wave, promotion of healthy participation in festivals and vitalization of tourism in Seoul.

Seoul International Drama Awards 2020
Sep – Nov. 2020
  • Receive application for review ‘International Competition’
  • Review of preliminary and finals for selection of award categories
  • Awards Ceremony
  • Additional Events(Drama Original Soundtrack Concert, Drama Screening etc.)
2020 Entries
Total 41 Countries and 212 Dramas (TV Movie : 34 dramas, Mini-series : 97 dramas, Serial Drama : 44 Drams and Short-form : 37 dramas.)
Online Screening
1st Sep. 2020 – 30th Sep. 2020 / wavve(OTT) Special screening.
Drama Original Soundtrack Concert
[Seoul International Drama Awards x Show Champion] Drama Original Soundtrack Concert
6pm 09. Sep. 2020/MBC MT V& wavve, YouTube live streaming
[Seoul International Drama Awards x MBC FM4U This Morning’s Jung Ji-young] "Drama of November" Radio Original Soundtrack Concert
11am 06. Nov. 2020/MBC BongChun Radio & Seoul International Drama Awards YouTube live streaming
Drama Screening
[Seoul International Drama Awards x Extraordinary You]
Remind Talk Concert 2pm 30. Oct. 2020/MBC drama & Seoul International Drama Awards YouTube live streaming, iMBC
Seoul International Drama Awards Organizing Committee, Korean Broadcasters Association
Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Seoul Metropolitan Government, KBS, MBC, SBS, EBS, Korea Drama Production
Association, Korea TV & Radio Writers Association