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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

  • Rome - 16/02/2018  Rai 1 comedy series Don Matteo 11 won the slot with 6.6 million viewers: The pubcaster keep being the leader of the prime time schedule read more
  • Bologna - 15/02/2018  Unforgettable producer Bibi Ballandi passed away today : He was the king of entertainment, working hard with the most important artists read more
  • Rome - 14/02/2018  Big debut for Rai 1 mini-series Fabrizio De Andrè - Principe Libero: The biopic focused on the real life of the celeb Italian singer read more
  • Rome - 13/02/2018  Commissario Moltalbano is a super brand on Rai 1 with 11million viewers: The new episode scored an incredible result read more
  • Rome - 12/02/2018  Sunday night dominated by Talk shows: The TV offers includes reportages, interviews  read more
  • Milano - 11/02/2018  Sanremo Music Festival 2018 closed on Rai1 with 12.125.000 viewers: The show is hosted by Claudio Baglioni, Michelle Hunziker and Pierfrancesco Favino. read more
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Tv Events

  • Paris - 31/01/2018  Massive response to "in developments call for entries" in Cannes: Two days of drama creative forum to be held in 10-11 April read more
  • Miami - 21/01/2018  Natpe review by Sara Alessi @Worldescreen: The 2018 edition of NATPE in Miami was a success according to JP Bommel read more
  • Miami - 16/01/2018  Si apre il #NATPE 2018 a Miami con una fitta agenda di appuntamenti: Oggi inizia ufficialmente il mercato con la presentazione da parte di JP Bommel read more
  • Miami - 16/01/2018  All'Eden Hotel sono stati presentati i vincitori del Breakthrough : Un lunch evento per premiare I format piu' innovativi read more
  • Paris - 11/01/2018  MIPTV announces its first keynote of 2018 - BuzzFeed’s Head of Development Matthew Henick: The leading global television and digital content market, MIPTV takes place in Cannes, France from April 9-12, 2018  read more
  • Singapore - 05/12/2017  Asia TV Forum in Singapore closed with deals worth 289 million : The 18th event was a success with 5498 delegates from all over the world read more
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