The 9th annual So You Think You Can Pitch? live finale was held on November 9th at the George Ignatieff Theatre, hosted by Keith Cole. A live audience watched the 7 teams compete in 2 categories, Established Filmmaker and Emerging Filmmaker, for more than $35,000 in cash and services. See all the pictures here.
Emerging Filmmaker Finalists:
Aries Chung, The Fall
Surita Parmar, The Bakebook
Celeste Koon, The Ghost of Grandpa Tong
Established Filmmaker Finalists:
Lester Alfonso, Birthmark
Romeo Candido, Tawa
Shasha Nakhai, Jobert Falls
Teresa Ho, The Foodist Monk
Congratulations to the winners!
Established Filmmaker Category: Romeo Candido, Tawa
Emerging Filmmaker Category: Celeste Koon, The Ghost of Grandpa Tong
Jennifer Chen – VP, Programming, Channel Zero
Michael Fukushima – Executive Producer National Film Board
Stephen Gong – Executive Director for Asian American Media