NOW OPEN TO MEMBERS AND NON-MEMBERS CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Women Making Waves Pitch Competition 2017 with EXTENDED DEADLINE
At this year’s Pitch This: The New Normal competition, Women in Film and Television - Atlantic (WIFT-AT) will reward one short film pitch that spotlights diversity. $10,000 in prizes including $1000 cash and over $10,000 in-kind services from William F. Whites and Village Sound as well as one day of online services from 902Post
Pitch This: The New Normal encourages filmmakers of all backgrounds to include equality, diversity, and inclusion as part of their pitch concept.
The competition is open to both members and non-members and all all pitch finalists will receive a free full membership. There is no application fee. Go ahead and send your pitch!
For your pitch to be considered, send your CV along with a one-page pitch to firstname.lastname@example.org by midnight, February 19th. Your one-pager must include a title, a short synopsis, and an explanation of how your project incorporates equality, diversity, or inclusion — in the scenes or behind the scenes.
Five selected filmmakers will have the opportunity to present their five-minute pitch before an industry selection committee and a live audience at the Women Making Waves Conference on Saturday, March 4.
THE NEW DEADLINE TO SUBMIT IS MIDNIGHT FEB 19/17
WIFT-AT members selected to pitch will be announced on Wednesday, February 22nd. The pitch winner will be announced Sunday, March 5 during the WAVE Awards brunch!
WIFT-AT welcomes members of all genders to the organization and to the annual Women Making Waves conference. See the exciting lineup up workshops, panels, conversations and celebrations at www.womenmakingwaves.ca. Anyone can observe the Pitch This: The New Normal for just $10