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Thanks for clicking on the link. We hope you have time to add your views to this annual C21Media Formats Survey. Please answer all of the questions below. Your thoughts will help define the issues that need to be addressed in the international formats business. If you would like to include your contact information you can do so at the end.
Please complete this survey by Wednesday March 15.

1. Which genres of formats do you think will be less popular in the coming year?
(You can check multiple boxes)

2. Which genres of formats do you think will be more popular in the coming year?
(You can check multiple boxes)

3. In 2016, were format licence fees higher, lower or the same as in 2015?

4. Do you expect format licence fees in 2017 to be higher, lower or the same as in 2016?

5. In 2016, did you sell/buy more or fewer formats than in 2015?

6. Do you expect to sell/buy more or fewer formats in 2017 than in 2016?

7. Which countries are currently hot for producing and acquiring new formats?

8. What is the biggest challenge for the formats business this year?

9. Which new format (not one of your own!) has been the most ground-breaking in the past 12 months?

10. Which of the following is the biggest threat to your business?

11. If you could have one format in your catalogue or on your channel that you don't have right now - what would it be and why?

12. What area of the schedule are you currently most looking for formats to fill?
(You can check more than one box)

13. What types of formats do you think are currently underserved and would like to see more of? (e.g. scripted, shiny floor shows, multi-platform etc.). You can cite more than one area of interest.

14. What does the formats business need to do in order to prosper and grow in 2017?

15. Please supply your name, position and contact email. This is not mandatory, but it is always helpful to know who has taken part in the survey. Many thanks for your time.

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