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Cannes Pitch Competitions

Cannes Movies

Pitch your television series, short film, documentary or feature at Cannes Film Markets for development and co-production.

Your idea is solid, get ready to pitch your film in Cannes, here are the pitch competitions to enter.

How to Pitch a Film or TV Series

To pitch a film or TV series, you need to effectively communicate the story, tone, and unique aspects of the project in a short, engaging manner. Here are some tips for pitching a film:

  1. Start with the logline: A one or two sentence summary that captures the essence of the story.
  2. Present the main characters and their motivations: Explain who the characters are and what drives them to take action.
  3. Describe the world: Give a sense of the film's setting, tone, and genre.
  4. Highlight the unique elements: Explain what sets your film apart from others and what makes it compelling.
  5. Show your passion: Convey your excitement and enthusiasm for the project.
  6. Be concise: Pitching a film can be challenging, but it's important to keep it brief and to the point.
  7. Anticipate questions: Be prepared to answer questions about the film's budget, target audience, and marketing plan.
  8. Practice: Rehearse your pitch to ensure that it flows smoothly and effectively communicates your vision for the film.
Pitch your Content in Cannes
MIPDOC Project Pitch Competition Pitch Factual and Documentary Content
MIPFormats International Pitch Pitch your Unscripted TV Format
MIPJUNIOR Project Pitch Competition Pitch your Kids / Teens TV Concepts