Indies feel pinch as inflation squeezes margins

While total turnover is up £600m on 2022, respondents to the Indie Survey 2023 say that cost inflation & funding gaps are their biggest concerns

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    Consolidators bounce back

    As All3Media once again leads the pack, indie owners and consolidators look to be firmly back on track, with revenues up 41% year on year

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    Indies reap rewards of N&R push

    The impact of broadcasters’ efforts to increase nations and regions production shows in rising revenues, but recruitment problems remain a concern

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    UK indies feel the effects of Brexit

    Increased costs and bureaucracy involved with filming on the continent among UK producers’ biggest concerns

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Indie Survey Table 2023

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Top 30 True Indies

Avalon tops table ahead of Sister

Sherwood (54)

Bumps along the road to recovery

‘Given what we have all endured, there is much to celebrate in this year’s survey’

Peer poll


Peer Poll: top 10 revealed

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Indie Survey 2023

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