The CEE Animation Forum pitching competition is open for animated projects in development. There are three categories:
Short Films (single film less than 20 minutes long)
Series and TV Specials (web and TV series of any format and single films over 20 min.)
Feature Films (in concept, in development or in production)
The pitch will take place in the Czech Republic 6 – 9 May 2019, within the CEE Animation Forum 2019–the industry section of the International Festival of Animated Films Anifilm 2019 (7 – 12 May 2019).
The pitching sessions will be preceded by workshops led by expert tutors to discuss or fine – tune the strengths and weaknesses of all projects as well as best pitching strategies. After the pitch, each participating project team will have meetings with members of the jury (experienced film professionals and / or film and TV executives).
Only producers or other project rights holders can submit projects to the competition.
An animated project is a project in which at least 50% of the film under consideration is executed using animation film technology or takes the form of multimedia audio-visual work with emphasis on the graphical aspect.
The producer or the author of the submitted project must be citizens of the EU or one of the following countries.