Call for entries now open for Realscreen Summit pitch competition

Five brave producers will have the chance to pitch their projects live to a panel of industry judges on Wednesday, February 2 at the 2011 Realscreen Summit in Washington, D.C.
October 20, 2010

Submissions are now open for So You Think You Can Pitch, the Realscreen Summit’s annual live pitch competition. Based on a popular game show format this year’s session will once again offer five brave producers the chance to pitch their project live to a panel of industry judges.

The session, taking place Wednesday, Feb. 2 during the Realscreen Summit in Washington D.C., is sponsored by CABLEready and promises an invaluable experience for the participants as well as great entertainment and learning value for producers and broadcasters in attendance.

Based on project merit and pitch quality, the judges will select one winner to walk away with a free pass to next year’s Realscreen Summit 2011 and a Flip Mino HD camera. This is a great opportunity to build profile for your project and attract partners quickly.

The application deadline is Friday, December 3. Click here to get to the application form, and good luck!

About The Author
Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.