WHAT IS A FORMAT? Phil Gurin, co-chair FRAPA

Much like the concept of money — which only works because everybody choses to believe it has value — today’s multi-billion-dollar format industry is built on the premise that a TV format is a precious, protectable, marketable commodity. So it is ironic that, as FRAPA enters its third decade, the debate still rages about what…

FRAPA newsletter december 2018

As 2018 draws to a close, it seems a good moment to look back at the highlights of the last year and to tell you about our hopes and plans for 2019. It’s been a period of reflection and restructuring at the FRAPA mothership — and we intend to do much better in 2019 when…