Project Development & Pitch Workshop 2017-10-05T19:14:03+00:00

Pitching your film is the first step toward making your film. Being a filmmaker in today’s world -whether documentary or narrative- means having a polished pitch ready for any occasion. But hand in hand with a good pitch is having quality “leave behind” materials that represent the professionalism of your film – treatments, packets, look books, proposals and sizzles.

Over the course of this two-day immersive workshop, you will learn how to prepare your pitch for any setting, be it a public forum, studio office or elevator. As well, you will discover the range of quality “leave behind” materials that will help you get your film made.

WEEK ONE
Crafting your film pitch
Refining your pitch for a specific audience
Where to pitch? (markets, competitions, meetings)
– Pitch Session and Practice

WEEK TWO
Preparing Written Materials
Creating a Look Book
Creating a Trailer
Making an Investment Proposal
Pitch Session #2

2 week workshop, 4 hours each week. Limited to 10 filmmakers. Ages 18+. $50 discount for Avrec members. (Membership is only $100 / year, visit our membership page for more information.)

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$200 // $150 for Avrec Members (Members: contact Avrec directly to register)
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Workshop Frequently Asked Questions

More about Tyler:

Tyler Measom
Tyler MeasomDocumentary Filmmaker
Tyler Measom is the winner of the 2013 Cannes International Pitch Competition. He has formerly pitched his projects at The Hot Docs Forum, Sheffield MeetMarket, IFP Pitch Competition, Sundance Producers Lab, IFP Filmmakers Lab, IDFA Film Market and in offices, festivals and seedy bars throughout the globe.
Measom is the director/producer of the documentary An Honest Liar (Tribeca Film Festival, NYTimes Critics’ Pick, ITVS). He also produced and directed Sons of Perdition (Tribeca, Oprah Documentary Club). He has produced the films TAKE (Tribeca, Showtime) starring Jeremy Renner, the Showtime feature Jesus Town, USA and the NYTimes documentary ELDER. Measom is currently in production on Living in Stereo, a documentary about the rise of MTV for Morgan Spurlock and A&E.