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 2021
Oct. 2021
  • 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.)
2021 Entries
Total 41 Countries and 239 Dramas (TV Movie : 34 dramas, Mini-Series : 115 dramas, Serial Drama : 46 dramas and Short-Form : 44 dramas.)
Online Screening
1st Oct. 2021 – 31th Oct. 2021 / wavve(OTT) Special screening
Drama Street
20th Oct. ~ 22nd Oct. / Sangam, Seoul
Drama Talk Concert
16:00~18:00 20th Oct. / MBC Golden Mouth Hall
Drama OST Concert
18:00~19:00 22nd Oct. / MBC Golden Mouth Hall
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