Frequently Asked Questions
What is Pitch to Screen?
Founded in 2017 by Al Hallak, Pitch to Screen® is an LLC company and registered trademark. We are a film festival and screening platform designed to celebrate and promote outstanding achievements in the cinematic arts, a film school offering the knowledge necessary to excel at each stage of the filmmaking process, and a production company that works alongside filmmakers from start to finish.
What kind of projects do you produce?
We are committed to bringing film and television concepts to reality. We have a team of industry experts and an extensive network allowing us to scale up for any project and create a wide variety of content.
How can I sign up to use your production services?
You can email us at email@example.com to schedule a consultation session and receive expert guidance and resources for your project.
Does Pitch to Screen® provide funding for movies?
We do not finance movies in their entirety. However, in exceptional cases, we may invest in the early development stages of a film project.
What kind of education services do you offer?
We offer both hands-on workshops and courses that are designed to help participants master every aspect of the filmmaking process.
How can I find or register for an upcoming Pitch to Screen® Course?
Our upcoming courses are posted on Eventbrite. You can also find out about our courses through CourseHorse, Groupon, and Backstage. To register, please follow the instructions listed on the site or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Can I register for your courses via CourseHorse?
Yes. However, our cancellation policy applies to your purchase if you use CourseHorse to register for our courses. If you need help canceling or have any questions, please visit CourseHorse
Do you offer certificates for completing a course?
Yes! Every participant who completes a Pitch to Screen® workshop or course will receive a certificate of completion.
Is Pitch to Screen® affiliated with other companies?
Yes. Our affiliated partners include global brands such as LinkedIn Learning, Envato Elements, and Fiverr Pro.
Can I contact the organizer of the workshop with questions?
Please email us at email@example.com with any questions regarding your upcoming (or past) workshop.
Are there minimum age requirements to attend your courses?
Courses participants must be at least 18 years old.
What can/should I bring into the workshop?
There is no need to bring anything as we will provide all the essential educational materials.
What is the Pitch to Screen® Film Festival?
The Pitch to Screen® Festival carefully curates a diverse and exciting selection of films, featuring a mix of genres, styles, and perspectives. The films showcase the latest and greatest in independent cinema. For more information, please visit our page on FilmFreeway
Are selected films screened at the Festival?
All officially selected films are screened virtually on our festival platform. Selected filmmakers will have their works promoted on our platform.
Are you an Awards Show?
Yes! The Pitch to Screen® Awards recognizes excellence in several categories, including Narrative Feature Films and Narrative Short Films. Awards in each category will be announced during the awards ceremony.
When and where is the next Pitch to Screen® Awards Ceremony?
Friday, October 20th, 2023 at Dolby® screening venue in New York City. Previous ceremonies were held at the American Film Institute Silver Theatre and Film at Lincoln Center.
Does your Festival offer distribution opportunities?
We don't have any third-party distribution agreements in place, but we do screen and promote the selected films throughout our platform, network, and social media pages.
How can I become a contributor?
We love collaborating with outstanding writers, performers, and content creators and strive to showcase diverse voices. We’re always on the lookout for contributors to join us. If you like to work with us, get in touch by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org