International Format Awards 2015

FRAPA congratulates the winners of the INTERNATIONAL FORMAT AWARDS 2015 Cannes, April 11th 2015 The International Format Awards organised by C21, FRAPA and EMC showed that creating and developing formats is the centre of the international media and television industry. ‘No content, no cash’as one of the nominees expressed the importance of the format industry.…

Press release: four format heavyweights join FRAPA General Board

FOUR FORMAT HEAVYWEIGHTS JOIN FRAPA GENERAL BOARD  Ute Biernat honoured with title of lifetime Ambassador The Management Board of FRAPA has announced the appointment of four new general board members: Mike Beale, ITV Studios’ executive vice-president of global development and formats; Lisette van Diepen, Sony Pictures Television’s vice-president of acquisitions; Grant Ross, Zodiak Media’s executive vice-president of global creative…

FRAPA names new co-chairs

PHIL GURIN AND JAN SALLING NAMED NEW CO-CHAIRS OF FRAPA Patty Geneste steps down after two-year tenure Naarden, March 18, 2015 The Board of FRAPA has appointed Phil Gurin, President and CEO of US format producer and distributor The Gurin Company, and Jan Salling, Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director of sales and acquisitions for…

FRAPA announcement

FRAPA DEFENDS FREE EXPRESSION AND THE RIGHT TO FAIR TRADE Amsterdam, Los Angeles, Copenhagen, Cologne, Manchester, Buenos Aires, Shanghai – March 4th 2015  FRAPA defends free expression and the right to fair trade The board of FRAPA has added a new article to the FRAPA Code of Conduct. The requisite for FRAPA adding this statement to the Code of Conduct…