26 Jun 2020
Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds Australia won Best Factual Entertainment Format at this year’s International Format Awards.
The Australian version of the multi-award winning format is produced by Endemol Shine Australia for ABC, and premiered last year. The successful production has already picked up an AACTA Award.
Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds is created and originally produced by CPL Productions for Channel 4 in the UK, completing two successful seasons and winning countless international awards including Realscreen, Broadcast, Edinburgh TV, Grierson and International Format awards. The show was also nominated for a 2018 and 2019 BAFTA award.
Red Arrow Studios International has sold the format to over 13 territories including Israel, produced by July August Productions for KAN, and Germany, produced by Redseven Entertainment for VOX.
The International Format Awards are the leading awards for the global formats business, organised by C21Media, FRAPA and EMC, in association with MIPFormats. The awards were presented in a ceremony streamed live online on Thursday, June 25.