The Reel Ideas program enriches the Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival’s vision by fusing industry and education. Our programming aims to provide networking and skills sharing opportunities between emerging talent, visiting artists and established filmmakers. Our mandate is to nurture the growth of Asian creatives within film and the arts at large and to explore multiple aspects of Toronto’s entertainment industry in nuanced ways.
Elevate Your Pitch!
This interactive panel is a two-part session, featuring a 40-minute moderated discussion followed by a 50-minute live mock pitch. Listen in as funders and producers discuss how to create a short yet effective pitch. What are funders looking for? What information is necessary and how is it best presented? Following this discussion, 3 emerging filmmakers will participate in a mock pitch to the panel and receive immediate feedback and tips on delivery, content and presentation.
Moderator: Romeo Candido · CBC Producer
Panelists: Melanie Hadley · CBC Producer and Michael Steinberg · Senior Account Manager