If you’ve been sitting on your documentary film, now is the time to pitch it! The Paley Center for Media has extended their deadline for their annual Art of the Documentary Pitch Workshop, to be held on Saturday, November 15th, 2014. The five finalists will be able to pitch their work-in-progress or non-fiction idea to a panel of documentary producers and executives. The winner will receive a $5,000 grant to be used towards the completion of their project.
How to Apply:
Special Extended Deadline: October 1, 2014 ($45 regular submission fee / $35 for Withoutabox members submitting through Withoutabox)
Withoutabox Extended Deadline: October 8, 2014 ($55 / $40 for Withoutabox members)
About The Paley Center for Media:
The Paley Center for Media, with locations in New York and Los Angeles, leads the discussion about the cultural, creative, and social significance of television, radio, and emerging platforms for the professional community and media-interested public. Drawing upon its curatorial expertise, an international collection, and close relationships with the leaders of the media community, the Paley Center examines the intersections between media and society. The general public can access the collection and participate in programs that explore and celebrate the creativity, the innovations, the personalities, and the leaders who are shaping media. Through the global programs of its Media Council and International Council, the Paley Center also serves as a neutral setting where media professionals can engage in discussion and debate about the evolving media landscape. Previously known as The Museum of Television & Radio, the Paley Center was founded in 1975 by William S. Paley, a pione ering innovator in the industry. For more information, please visit paleycenter.org.