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advance films Present: PitchFirst Features

Part of the Industry (non-public) Strand

  • 90 mins


12:00-13:30 TRAVERSE 2


Access: EIFF Passholders. Six places available. Please email contact@ to register.


advance films hosts an opportunity for filmmakers to pitch their fiction feature film projects to a panel of industry professionals. Chaired by David Pope. Filmmakers will have up to five minutes to pitch and will receive constructive feedback on their project and the style of their pitch. Six filmmakers will get the opportunity to pitch. Those interested should email: contact@ with PITCH FIRST FEATURE in the subject line. Filmmakers should include their name, project title and short synopsis. The first six filmmakers will be informed by email. Panellists for this event include producer Rebecca Mark-Lawson; Ross Mackenzie, Screen Officer at Creative Scotland; and Caroline Court-Delègue, Managing Director at Truffle Pictures. advance films is a production company which also delivers script consultancy services and training provision internationally, both online and in person. Script consultancy clients have included Academy Award and BAFTA nominated producers and screenwriters and national public funds. In 2016/17 four feature films that were client projects were green lit into production. David Pope is director of advance films.


Please email contact@ to register.

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