Pitch Fest 2018
Have a great story premise for a TV show, web series or feature film? Here’s your chance to pitch it to the people who can get your stories produced.
$500 cash + $1,300 in Development Money to expand the pitch into a 6- to 8-page treatment
Badge to ScreenSingapore market and festival awarded by ScreenSingapore and Asian Television Forum.
TWO (2) MERIT AWARDS:
$100 cash each
Fees / Rules:
1. $10 per pitch for Singaporeans. A maximum of 3 pitches per participant.
2. $15 per pitch for Permanent Residents. A maximum of 3 pitches per participant.
3. First two (2) pitches are free for members of the Screenwriters Association (Singapore).
4. Open to Singaporeans and Singapore Permanent Residents.
Each entry submission must have:
A logline of not more than 30 words
A synopsis of between 300 to 500 words
Fiction or Factual entries welcome
All genres accepted except Reality and Variety
Deadline is on Saturday 6 October 2018
Entries will be be shortlisted by a panel of experienced screenwriters.
The top 10 entries will then be invited to an “open” pitch to judges from Info-Media Development Authority (IMDA), Association of Independent Producers (AIPRO), Southeast Asian Audio-Visual Association (SAAVA), Singapore Association of Motion Pictures Professionals (SAMPP) and Screenwriters Association (Singapore) (SAS) on Sunday, 25 November 2018 at The Arts House. All participants will also be invited to a “speed-date” with producers on the same day.
Copyrights to all pitches remain with writers who submitted them. Writers are advised to copyright their works at Writers Guild of America, west Script Registration - WGAw Registry, prior to submissions.
All submissions must agree to the Pitch Fest terms and conditions.