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Here we bring you news from The Pitch community of filmmakers, plus information on events and articles for inspiration.

How To Pitch, Part 1

There’s still time to enter The Pitch. The final closing date is October 22, but previously people have entered at the 11th hour and gone on to win! The prize is so good – £30,000 to make your film, a trip to Los Angeles – that it’s well ... Read more

Q&A with Jolyon Mitchell

Our fourth judge, Jolyon Mitchell is an esteemed academic, author and former journalist who has served on film festival juries worldwide. He is Professor of Communications, Arts and Religion at the University of Edinburgh and Director of the Centre f... Read more

Q&A with Ray Panthaki

This week’s judge, Ray Panthaki, is a force on both sides of the lens. A regular in ITV hit Marcella, he’ll next be seen on the big screen opposite Keira Knightley in Colette. He’s also a filmmaker himself, producing – among others – the te... Read more

Q&A with Justine Hart

This week’s judge, Justine Hart, honed her expertise in screenwriting and story as she worked with The Script Factory from 2002 until 2013, developing training courses for emerging screenwriters and script developers. She is now a professional scre... Read more