MAKING FORMATS HAPPEN! 

FORMAGINATION is a unique format competition and an international launching pad for Israeli and international creativity. Whether you are a professional content creator working in the media industry or a housewife with a great idea for a TV show - the competition is open for ANYONE with a format idea!

Formagination 8 was held at MIPFormats – The International Format Pitch. Selection was based on four criteria: creativity, originality, innovation and potential for multiple seasons.

Out of all the submissions, the winners were:

Winner: Axel Fiacco of BicFormats in Italy, Light My Fire! (dating)
$25,000 of funding and a development deal with Armoza Formats

Second place contestant: Lital Shemesh, Israeli news anchor and journalist, I Need a Hero (dating)
Scholarship to a module of prestigious Entertainment Master Class seminar

Audience favorite: Miroslaw Skowron of Mediolia in Poland, Future Astronauts (factual)
Entry to MIPCOM international television market in Cannes, France