Register for Pitching Session –
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
3:00pm-5:00 pm “Elevator” Pitch Session* –This is your chance to pitch your feature, TV, or digital project to a panel of seasoned veterans, creatives, and Hollywood dealmakers.
Karen Hall, Writer, Producer, Showrunner, M*A*S*H, The Good Wife
Ethan Banville, Writer, Producer,iCarly, Drake & Josh, My Babysitter’s A Vampire
Matthew Stein, Producer, M.E.S. Productions, Sony Pictures, Amityville: The Awakening, Halloween, Scream 4
Dean Lyon, Visual Effects Supervisor, Producer,‘Armageddon’, ‘Independence Day’, ‘Air Force One,’ The ‘Lord of the Rings’ trilogy
Facilitated by Jose Luis Martinez, Creative Director MMFM
*Awards will be presented for the “best pitches.” Winners will be announced at the Networking Reception, Wed, June 7th at 6:00 p.m.
Each Pitching Contestant must pre-register and sign a release waiver prior to pitching.
Each contestant will be allowed 1 minute for their best elevator pitch and up to 2 minutes of judges feedback.
In addition, each contestant must present a pitch package, including project treatment, synopsis, character profiles, and any other information that will help describe the project.
Judges will decide on the best overall oral pitch and written presentation for each category.
The winner of each category will be announced at the MMFM / Congress Reception.