About

Formatbiz è uno strumento di lavoro per professionisti della televisione: autori e produttori. Attraverso il monitoraggio dei mercati internazionali dei Format e il contatto diretto con distributori, autori e produttori indipendenti internazionali, Formatbiz si propone di fornire stimoli e strumenti per individuare trends e macrogeneri del mercato internazionale dei format.

Formatbiz redige accurate ricerche sui format e sui trends di mercato internazionale.

Formatbiz realizza presentazioni video e dettagliate schede su argomenti di ricerche di genere, focalizzando le analisi sui principali macrogeneri della televisione mondiale, divisi tra scripted e unscripted format con tutti i sottogeneri riconosciuti dai professionisti della TV: light entertainment, factual entertainment, reality, talent show, docusoap, game show etc.

Formatbiz come supporto per il tuo format department si dedica allo sviluppo e alla ricerca di nuovi programmi d’intrattenimento, grazie ad un lavoro di monitoraggio del mercato internazionale della televisione e dei format. Attraverso il presidio delle Fiere, dei Mercati e dei principali festival dedicati alla televisione si propone di come un utility tool per il:

  • Monitoraggio dei format e delle serie di successo originali prodotti e lanciati sui mercati internazionali della televisione, compresi i “paper format”.
  • Studio e analisi dei trends e delle novità della televisione di tutto il mondo attraverso il contatto quotidiano con distributori e produttori internazionali.
  • Controllo verticale dei format di successo, con analisi specifiche ed approfondite dei meccanismi di base del programma, dei processi, dei dati d’ascolto. Comparazione degli adattamenti sviluppati negli altri Paesi.
  • Presidio dei principali mercati Mipcom, Miptv, Rose d’or, Discop, World Screen Market etc.






Formatbiz is a working tool for television professionals, writers and producers. Through the monitoring of international Format markets and direct contact with independent and international distributors, writers and producers, Formatbiz aims to provide incentives and tools to identify trends and macro-genre format of the international market.

Formatbiz draws up accurate research on the format and the trends of the international market.

Formatbiz produces video presentations and detailed fact sheets on topics of genre research, focusing on the analysis of the main world television macro-genre, divided between scripted and unscripted format with all the subgenres recognized by TV professionals: light entertainment, reality, talent show , docusoap, game show, etc.

Formatbiz as a support for your format department is dedicated to the development entertainment programs, monitoring the international market of television and Through the oversight of the Fairs, Markets and the main Festival dedicated to television aims to as a utility tool for:

  • Format and original hit series monitoring, produced and launched on the international markets of television, including paper format
  • Study and analysis of the trends and innovations of television around the world through daily contact with distributors and producers
  • Vertical control of the successful format, with specific and in-depth analysis of the mechanisms underlying the program, processes, listening data
  • Comparison of the adaptations developed in other countries
  • Partecipation at main markets as Mipcom, Miptv, Rose d’or, Discop, World Screen Market etc.

Formatbiz connects producers, distributors and authors from around the world, through service PR and Press Agency, both in Italy and abroad. Our Press Agency also offers a service of writing articles and reports (ITA-EN) to publicize the foreign proposals in Italy, not only through the website, but also on Facebook and Twitter.

Italian News

  • Milano - 17/07/2018  Canale5 docu-reality Temptation Island won pt slot with 3.8m viewers: On Rai1 drama series Tutto può succedere 3 recorded 2.9m viewers read more
  • Milano - 17/07/2018  Big debut for The Good Doctor on Rai1 - 5.2m viewers: The series is based on korean series Good Doctor broadcasted by KBS2 in 2013 read more
  • Milano - 10/07/2018  Canale5 premiered Temptation Island 5 and won pt slot with 3.7m viewers: Rai1 drama series Tutto può succedere 3 recorded 3.1m viewers read more
  • Milano - 27/06/2018  Italia1 football match Nigeria - Argentina won pt slot with 7.3m viewers: Rai1 musical event WMA 2018 recorded 2.4m viewers read more
  • Rome - 21/06/2018  Iran-Spain football match achieved more than 5 million viewers on Italia 1: Period drama Love and Sacrifice recorded 1.5 million viewers on Canale 5 read more
  • Rome - 20/06/2018  Period drama series Love and Sacrifice 2 on air tonight by Canale 5: The ready-made is distributed by Mediaset Distribution  read more
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Tv Events

  • Singapore - 18/07/2018  Saff Project Market: Where film concepts go to become reality: Call for project submission opens 2 July 2018 read more
  • Singapore - 18/07/2018  Saff Project Market: Where film concepts go to become reality: Call for project submission opens 2 July 2018 read more
  • Budapest - 27/06/2018  NATPE Budapest: and the winner is...In the Dark: Pitch & Play was held today at the Intercontinental in Budapest read more
  • Zagreb - 21/06/2018  Nem 2018 broke previous records with the hightest attendance so fare: The event has been a success with new business opportunities read more
  • Los Angeles - 21/06/2018  Manuela Caputi is one of the judge at the Pitch & Play live event in Budapest: CEETV and NATPE are proud to announce the three finalists for the third edition  read more
  • Montecarlo - 20/06/2018  Announced the winner of the 58th festival de Television de Monte-Carlo: The big event held in Jund 15-19 in the South of France read more
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