Below are the Pitches that made it through to the 2018 longlist.

Coming To Terms

Created by James Allen, The Pitch 2018


A student, who has struggled with autism all his life, writes a list of things he must do to fit in during his first year of university.

Biblical Connection

"Samuel 16:7 But the Lord said unto Samuel, Look not on his countenance, or on the height of his stature; because I have refused him: for the Lord seeth not as man seeth; for man looketh on the outward appearance, but the Lord looketh on the heart." This passage applies to how others see Alex originally, and how Alex learns that people will accept him if he just accepts himself, and he doesn't need to do anything specific to overturn the stigma of his past in such a new environment.

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