Frequently Asked Questions
What is Pitch to Screen?
Founded in 2017, Pitch to Screen® is an LLC company and a registered trademark. We are a production studio that works alongside filmmakers from start to finish, an educational service, offering the knowledge necessary to excel at each stage of the filmmaking process, and a film festival designed to celebrate outstanding talent.
What kind of projects do you produce?
We specialize in the development of movie concepts. We have a team of industry experts and extensive network, allowing us to produce a wide variety of film and TV content.
How can I sign up to use your Studio services?
If you are interested in using our production services, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Does Pitch to Screen® provide funding for movies?
We do not finance movies in their entirety. However, in special cases, we may invest in the early development stages of a film project.
Can I pitch you my movie concept/script to be produced?
We do not accept submissions that we have not asked for. Any unsolicited submissions received will be left unread and deleted.
What kind of workshops/education services do you offer?
We offer both hands-on workshops and online courses that are designed to help participants master different aspects of filmmaking.
How can I find or register for an upcoming Pitch to Screen® workshop?
Our upcoming workshops are posted on both Eventbrite and Facebook. You can also find out about our upcoming workshops through CourseHorse, Groupon, and Backstage. In order to register, please follow the instructions listed on the site or contact us at email@example.com.
Can I register for your class via CourseHorse?
Yes. However, if you use CourseHorse to register for our services, our cancellation policy applies to your purchase. If you need help canceling or have any questions, please visit CourseHorse.
Do you offer certificates for completing a workshop?
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 firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions you may have regarding your upcoming (or past) workshop.
Are there minimum age requirements to attend your workshops?
Workshop participants must be at least 18 years old.
What can/should I bring into the classroom?
You are not required to bring anything; we will provide exercise files and all necessary equipment.
What is the Pitch to Screen® Film Festival?
The Pitch to Screen® Festival celebrates the creation and advancement of innovative cinematic works from both celebrated filmmakers and emerging talent.
For more information, please visit our page on FilmFreeway.
Are selected films screened at the Festival?
We do screen films at the Festival. However, because of the large number of selected films and nominees, we are unable to screen every film. Each year, a few films are screened, followed by a Q&A session with the filmmakers.
Are you an Awards Show?
Yes! The Pitch to Screen® Awards celebrates three nominees in each of our four main categories: Best Narrative Feature Film, Best Documentary Feature Film, Best Narrative Short Film, and Best Animated Short Film. Nominees are given the opportunity to present their work and network with other filmmakers during the Festival Awards Ceremony.
When and where is the next Pitch to Screen® Awards Ceremony?
Friday, October 15th, 2021, at the prestigious 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 offer distribution, but we do promote our officially selected films throughout our network.
How can I become a contributor?
We love to collaborate with outstanding writers, performers, and content creators and strive to showcase a diverse range of 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 email@example.com.