MIP Cancun
17-20 November 2020
Online

│ MIP Cancun Formats Pitch │

In partnership with all3media international

| Your format idea on the international stage

Call for entries now closed. Finalists to be soon announced

Now in its second edition the MIP Cancun Formats Pitch, run by MIP Cancun in association with all3media international and entirely online, offers an amazing online opportunity for producers to enter their format idea into a dynamic pitch environment - with advice and engagement of experienced producers and broadcasters at every stage. 

The winner will receive a prize of $5,000 via bank transfer to develop the idea to the next pitch stage, and a high value supporting document in the form of a tailored report along with time with a key executive.

CALL FOR ENTRIES IS NOW CLOSED.
Finalists to be soon announced. 100% online.

 

| Key Dates

Deadline for entries: 

18 September 2020

Shortlisted applicants informed:

End of September 2020

Official announcement: 

Early November

| Key Documents

| Shortlist Jury Members - MIP Cancun Formats Pitch

The MIP Cancun Formats Pitch jury panel is comprised of leading professionals with extensive knowledge and experience in the international media landscape. Submit your project and get the chance to pitch your original formats idea. Now 100% online.

| Ana Cueto

Head of R&D
Atresmedia

| Carmen Ferreiro

Director of Entertainment Programs, Atresmedia

| Graham Spencer

SVP EMEA South
all3media international

| Maartje Horchner

EVP Content
all3media international

| Sushil Mirchandani

Senior Development Producer
Second Star

| Final Round Jury Members - MIP Cancun Formats Pitch

The MIP Cancun Formats Pitch jury panel is comprised of leading professionals with extensive knowledge and experience in the international media landscape. Submit your project and get the chance to pitch your original formats idea. Now 100% online.

| Janel Downing

Chair of Judges
VP Latin America – All3media International

| Felix Wesseler

COO 
Filmpool

| Michela Giorelli

Vice President, Production and Development Discovery Networks Latin America/U.S. Hispanic

| Carolina Iacia

Senior Acquisitions Manager
Globo

| Juan Vicente

Director of Content & International Business
Mega

"We are delighted to be running the MIP Cancun Formats Pitch again with Reed MIDEM. Our inaugural event proved that there’s a huge amount of creative talent in the region – and we are sure that this year will bring forth more format ideas that will suit the region perfectly. We are pleased to be able to run the competition virtually allowing everyone to participate."

Janel Downing VP of Sales
Latin America all3media international

| What is a Format?

The selected projects will have to be well structured, tightly formatted; fitting in the following genres of non-scripted formats: entertainment, factual entertainment, game show, reality; have potential to travel as a format to countries small and large. For the avoidance of doubt the following formats can be used as a reference for each of the aforementioned genre categories: Entertainment: X Factor, The Voice, Dancing with the Stars... Factual Entertainment: Undercover Boss, Wife Swap, Come Dine with Me... Game Show: Lingo, Family Feud, Pasapalabra, Wheel of Fortune... Reality: The Circle, Big Brother, Survivor, Race Across The Format…

| MIP Cancun Formats Pitch – 2019 Winner

" The MIP Cancun Formats Pitch really boosted our PachaMama project. I had the chance to meet talented colleagues and senior producers in the format business. The market environment helped a lot with networking and the winners pack from All3media International is really helping us in the process of going from paper to screen."
 


Gaston Chedufau
Executive Producer
LAS MINAS SmartMedia

| MIP Cancun Formats Pitch Founding Partner