MIPDoc International Pitch extends deadline

Content creators and producers aiming to submit entries to MIPDoc's pitch competition now have until February 27 to do so.
February 24, 2012

MIPDoc’s International Pitch competition has extended its deadline for submissions.

Content creators and producers aiming to submit entries to the pitch competition, taking place on March 30 in Cannes, now have until February 27 to do so.

Six entries from those submitted with be selected by organizers to go before a panel of international commissioners and broadcasters for a live pitching session. The winner will receive editorial coverage from MIPTV’s Daily News and realscreen (a media partner for the event), a one-on-one meeting with a jury member during the event, free entry to MIPDoc 2013, and free submission of the winning program to the MIPDoc 2013 digital library.

As previously announced, entrants will also be able to access crowdfunding tools for their projects via MIPDoc’s partnership with IndieGoGo for the event.

For more information on how to enter, click here.

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Managing editor with realscreen publication, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Darah is an award-winning journalist who has spent over two decades covering a wide range of issues from real estate and urban development to immigration, politics and human rights, primarily with The Vancouver Sun. Prior to joining realscreen, she was editor of Stream Daily, realscreen's sister publication covering the dynamic global digital video industry. She also served a stint as a war reporter in Afghanistan for television and print, and was a national business blogger with Yahoo Canada.