MIPFormats International Pitch

  • New Ideas. New Talent. New Formats

    Pitch your new format concept in front of an audience of international format decision-makers.

    Backed for the third time by all3media International, the distribution arm of the UK’s leading TV production group, the MIPFormats International Pitch is the industry’s top-flight pitching competition for creators and producers of innovative non-scripted entertainment formats.

  • MIPFormats International Pitch

  • International Pitch 2017 Winner, Loro Viejo, Old Parrot

    MIPFormats International Pitch 2017 Winner:

    Loro Viejo (Old Parrot)

    Loro Viejo (Old Parrot) is a multiplatform reality show starring senior adults with one single purpose: to prove that it’s never too late in life to learn new things when your true age isn’t measured in years but by the warmth of your heart. Every episode, a brave grandparent is challenged by a younger family member to accomplish a new learning task. All participants are guided by experts in the field of every episode’s task and a senior TV host, guaranteeing goal achievement. And you? Have you ever felt too old to gain new knowledge?

  • MIPFormats International Pitch finalists


    I Sang My Way, MIPFormats international Pitch 2017 finalist

    I Sang It My Way is an exciting new spin on the music-based shiny floor show – a fun, inspirational competition in which contestants compete to interpret well-known songs in different musical genres.


    Loro Viejo, MIPFormats International Pitch 2017 finalist

    A reality show starring senior adults with one single purpose: to prove that it’s never too late in life to learn new things when your true age isn’t measured in years but by the warmth of your heart.


    Never, MIPFormats International Pitch 2017 finalist

    How far would you go for your loved ones? In each chapter, two pairs of people who are connected to each other will challenge their partner to a task that he never dreamed of performing, but they always fantasized that he would. Will they do it?


    Popular Belief, MIPFormats international Pitch 2017 finalist

    Popular Belief: A game show where 1 player faces a studio audience. Questions are posed to the audience, whose answers display as percentages. But which percentage is correct? The audience majority or minority?


    The Best in History, MIPFormats International Pitch 2017 finalist

    Would we be able to survive as our ancestors did? This reality show doesn´t take place in a single location, not even in a year. Each episode of this contest takes place in a different moment of the country's history so we can find the best contestant ever.

  • 2017 Jury

    Nick Smith, SVP International Format Production, all3media International

    Nick Smith

    SVP International Format Production

    All3media International

    Philipp Schmid, Creative Director/ Deputy Managing Director, Tower Productions

    Philipp Schmid

    Creative Director / Deputy Managing Director

    Tower Productions

    Layla Smith, EVP, Objective Media Group U.S.

    Layla Smith


    Objective Media Group

    Fabrizio Battocchio, Head of the Format Department, Mediaset RTI

    Fabrizio Battocchio

    Head of the Format Department

    Mediaset RTI

    Karin de Groot, Channel Manager SBS6

    Karin de Groot

    Channel Manager


  • Chaired by Stephen Lambert (“Undercover Boss”, “Gogglebox”), the Short List Jury including all3media International, Lime and Optomen USA, will select the 5 best projects to be pitched on stage.

  • 2017 Short List Judges

    Stephen Lambert, Chief executive, Studio Lambert
    Chair of the Jury

    Stephen Lambert

    Chief executive

    Studio Lambert

    Noah Pollack, EVP Non Scripted, All3Media International /Lime

    Noah Pollack

    EVP Non Scripted

    All3Media International / Lime

    Rachel Glaister, EVP, Press & Marketing, All3Media International

    Rachel Glaister

    EVP Press & Marketing

    All3Media International

    Maria Silver, President, Optomen USA

    Maria Silver


    Optomen USA


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