How do you sell a documentary? Watch and learn! We’re giving away 10 tickets to the Paley DocFest’s Documentary Pitch Competition, on Saturday, October 20, 2012, 2:00pm ET, at the Paley Center for Media in New York City!
Five preselected up-and-coming nonfiction filmmakers will pitch their ideas before a live audience and a group of eminent documentarians. The panel of experts will evaluate the proposals for uniqueness and viability and will offer the emerging filmmaker helpful feedback. The winner will be awarded a $5,000 grant to be used toward the completion of the pitched film.
The panel will consist of:
Diana Holtzberg, Acquisitions & Project Development Director, USA, Films Transit International
Lauren Lazin, Filmmaker and Executive Producer, MTV
Molly Thompson, Vice President, A&E IndieFilms
Susan Werbe, Executive Producer, Programming, History
Simon Kilmurry, Executive Director, POV
For a chance to win, enter your name and email below before 5PM ET on October 19, 2012.