Indie relations

Commissioner Survey: execs have their say on producers, pitching and peers


Commissioner Survey: in a nutshell

‘Commissioners will always be the subject of debate and speculation, but this is their chance to tell their own side of the story’


Inside the pitch

Commissioners reveal what they really think about the ideas they receive and why so many projects fall at the first hurdle

Sex Education S3 (25)

The biggest challenges

Respondents are philosophical about the impact of SVoD budgets and say genuine partnerships with indies are key to facing industry challenges


The truth about taking risks

There are shades of grey in the tussle between pushing boundaries & employing copycat strategies

Ben Frow index

The Commissioners’ Commissioners

Respondents name the commissioner they respect most


Who took part?

Broadcast’s inaugural Commissioner Survey provides comprehensive insight into the market, with 40% of programming decision-makers taking part