Submissions open for TV pitching event
Filmarket Hub has announced that submissions are open for its second London TV Pitchbox event.
Applicants can submit their scripted drama projects for the chance to be one of seven selected to pitch to executives from top production companies.
The event is held in partnership with the Raindance Film Festival and is aimed at British TV drama series in development.
The seven chosen projects will be announced on 28 August with the event to be held on 20 September in London, with pitching coaching offered to the candidates in the interim.
Among those confirmed to attend are TV executives from AMP International, Euston Films, Evolutionary Films, NBCUniversal, Working Title Television and World Productions.
Last year, Harry Smyth’s project Coldline made the final selection, and is now in development at Salon Pictures.
The deadline for submissions this year is 14 August; click here for full details.
Also on The Knowledge
The BBC has announced the 50 UK companies supported through this year’s Small Indie Fund.
Consultation and clear thinking should be behind any funding changes, not political point-scoring.
Facilities by ADF, a long-established production facility provider, has raised £15 million through listing on the stock exchange.
The UK’s largest event for the media and broadcast sectors, The Media Production & Technology Show (MPTS), is back at London’s Olympia on 11 and 12 May to host its 2022 edition, with a range of new attractions.
We launched Production Intelligence around ten years ago, and the service has gone from strength to strength, with more than 9600 projects currently listed on the site.
Pact has announced the 30 new and emerging UK indies that have been selected to take part in its Future30 scheme.