The pitching "I + P, Ideas to Produce" is open until October 6 to register audiovisual projects for its 15th edition, which will be held on November 30 and December 1 in Pontevedra. The Galician Audiovisual Cluster will guarantee personal protection measures and social distance in front of Covid-19.
The "I + P, Ideas to Produce" aims to bring together producers, screenwriters and directors who have a film or television project, and who seek business alliances with a view to its co-production, sale or distribution, with directors of television channels and platforms, executive producers, distributors and international sales managers.
Among all the works received, a committee of experts will select 18 film and television projects to make a pitch on December 1 in front of prominent agents in the audiovisual sector. Then there will be one-to-one meetings between the producers and creators of the works and the experts who attend the Pitching this year.
Producers and creators interested in participating in this new edition of I + P can register their work until October 6 by sending the registration form to firstname.lastname@example.org. Both the call and the form are available on the website www.clusteraudiovisualgalego.com. The Cluster will communicate the selected projects in November.
In the 2021 edition, the "I + P, Ideas to Produce" has the support of the Ministry of Culture and Sports; of the Xunta de Galicia, through the Galician Agency of Cultural Industries (AGADIC) and the Galician Institute for Economic Promotion (Igape), and the Pontevedra City Council. With the sponsorship of Gadisa, Music Library & SFX, Cinetools, Galicia Calidade and Campos & Rial Correduría de Seguros, and with the collaboration of AGAG, CREA, the Filmarket Hub platform, the MPXA and the Pontevedra Film Commission.
AGAG and CREA collaboration
The “I + P, Ideas to Produce” renews its collaboration with the Galician Trade Union Association of Screenwriters (AGAG) and with the Galician Association of Professionals of Direction and Realization (CREA) with the aim of favoring the participation of the members of this association in pitching with preferential conditions.
The projects of the AGAG and CREA partners best valued by the Selection Committee among all those registered in the "I + P, Ideas to Produce" will have direct access to the conference, enjoying the same discount as the members of the Galician Audiovisual Cluster. In the event that there are more projects by members of AGAG and CREA selected to participate in the conference, the general conditions will apply to them.
Discounts for audiovisual cluster partners
In addition, the companies associated with any of the audiovisual clusters of the Spanish territory, and not only the Galician Audiovisual Cluster, will enjoy in this new edition of special discounts for the "I + P, Ideas to Produce".
Presence in the Filmarket Hub catalog
The Filmarket Hub online platform continues to support “I + P, Ideas to Produce”. Thus, the feature films and series in development selected to participate in the 15th edition of the forum will be included for an unlimited time in the exclusive catalog of Filmarket Hub, the online market that operates on the European continent and in Latin America. In this way, the projects will have greater visibility and dissemination, increasing their chances of finding potential co-producers or buyers and being able to access other companies in addition to those participating in the pitching.