FIVE ROSTER MEMBERS will have the chance to pitch a scripted series at our event during IFP Film Week (September 17 - 22, 2016) to an esteemed panel of judges, including Empire creator and award-winning filmmaker LEE DANIELS
DO YOU HAVE AN IDEA FOR A SCRIPTED SERIES?
PITCH US YOUR SHOW!
Pitch, Please! is an open submission contest for The Roster's content creators
Entry is free and easy!
Submit a 1 minute video pitching your original idea for a scripted series. Your video should include a brief introduction followed by an “Elevator Pitch” of your treatment for a scripted series.
You can watch a sample video submission HERE.
WHO CAN ENTER
The contest is open to Roster members only. To join The Roster, sign up for free at www.ghettofilm.org/theroster There is no entry fee to submit a video pitch.
WHEN IS THE CONTEST?
Contest entries will be accepted through September 6th
25 semi-finalists announced on Monday, September 12th
5 finalists announced prior to IFP Film Week
Finalists to live pitch their idea as part of The Roster’s IFP Film Week event
** 25 semi-finalists will receive an All Access Pass to attend the IFP Screen Forward Conference during IFP Film Week **
** 5 finalists will get the chance to pitch in front of our live pitch panel, plus receive key introductions and promotion during IFP Film Week **
** Our grand prize winner will receive one-on-one meetings with influential members of the film/television community, including LEE DANIELS **
Entrants must be 18+ years old, a member of The Roster and live, work or go to school in the New York metropolitan area.
Submit your video and official entry form here:
THE ROSTER PRESENTS PITCH, PLEASE!
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