It's The Directors Phase: MAPID API TV Pilot Shootout

Monday, May 10, 2010

Just an FYI on some of the dates for the MAPID API TV Pilot Shootout.

The Directors’ phase of the MAPID API TV Pilot Shootout has opened. The multi-tiered competition is designed to develop and assist API writers, directors, actors, and production people. The competition is sponsored by FOX Diversity and Final Draft.

The writers’ phase is also underway. TV pilot ideas are pitched, and teasers will be made of the top 5 selected pitches. Directors will be chosen from submissions to the Directors’ phase to helm the teasers which will be shown at ID Film Fest October 10, 2010.

Seed money will be provided for teaser filming. All teasers will be viewed by FOX Diversity. One writer will be chosen to receive a pitch meeting with a FOX TV executive, lunch with FOX Diversity executives at the studio commissary as well as Final Draft software.
Complete details at www.mapid.us/tvpilotshootout.
Contact tvpilot@mapid.us for more information.