Japan Game Show Invasion is going to Brazil!

The format is a spin-off of the global hit Big in Japan. Currently being adapted and developed by Record TV, this Small World format created by Babyfoot gives locals the experience of taking part in a wild and wacky Japanese style game show in their own backyard. Slated to air within the entertainment show “Programa da […]

Got What It Takes 5th season on CBBC today!

Got What It Takes just premiered their first episode of the 5th season on CBBC today! Already ranked in the top 20 of all BBC shows on Iplayer, it’s clear this Small World-Media Factory format has really got what it takes.

Powerless Format Sold to Imago TV

Small World IFT has sold social-experiment format Powerless (aka Blackout) to ITV Studios’ German production company, Imago TV. Originally produced by SVT Sweden, Powerless debuted in January on the SVT Play digital platform, before the main channel. The series seeks to answer the question: as the global climate crisis intensifies and the world becomes ever […]

Congratulations to Diana Lebedeva!

A big congratulations to Diana Lebedeva for winning the grand prize at the 2019 Small World Big Ideas formats contest for her fan-dam-tastic format, Young Adults. Tim Crescenti joined Ed Waller of C21 Media and Ksenia Chorna of 1+1 Media this year on the judges panel, with additional thanks to Kyiv Media Week for all their work […]

The Small World, Big Ideas 2019 Formats Contest

Congrats to the five finalists for the Small World, Big Ideas 2019 Formats Contest. In the words of Small World President, Tim Crescenti; “this is the best and most diverse selection of format ideas. It is absolutely fandamntastic to find such creativity.” We look forward to hearing your pitches come September 17 in Kyiv, Ukraine […]

C21 Media Interview with Tim Crescenti

Thank you to C21 Media and their newest team member, Shannon Power, for interviewing our own Tim Crescenti and publishing the latest and greatest from Small World IFT. Tim shared his tips and insights on succeeding in the international format business, and touched on the successes of Small World formats like Grandpas Over Flowers AKA: […]

Better Late Than Never French adaptation will premiere tonight on France 3

Oui! Oui! Better Late Than Never (aka Grandpas Over Flowers) French adaptation will premiere tonight on France 3 with the magnifique cast of Patrice Laffont (Television Presenter), Jean-Pierre Castaldi (Actor), Philippe Lavil (Singer) and Patrice Drevet (Journalist), titled “Mieux Vaut Tard que Jamias” produced by Pernel Media. The original version has aired for five seasons […]

Small World IFT teams with Whoopi Goldberg’s One Hoe Productions

Ratings-winning Romanian game show Win Your Country! in development for US market Los Angeles, November 26, 2018 – Leading independent format company Small World IFT can today announce a landmark partnership with Whoopi Goldberg’s One Hoe Productions and 44 Blue Productions LLC, a Red Arrow Studios company, to develop a brand new US version of Win […]

Three brand new formats launched at Mipcom

Small World launched Freewheelin´, Iron Couple and Death and Taxes at Mipcom 2018.  In Freewheelin´, we join two comedians on a hilarious bike ride through history. Learn about lore and culture from native sports stars, musicians and celebrities who hail from the area. Locals also share and experience their region´s history through games, sketches and […]