14th Annual

New York Television Festival

July 14, 2018 to July 19, 2018

 
Category

Independent Pilot Competition: Unscripted Pilot or Sizzle Reel

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
February 5, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Student Fee 30.00 *
Regular Deadline
March 12, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 30.00 *
Final Deadline
April 16, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 95.00 90.00
Student Fee 95.00
Procrastinator (EXTENDED) Deadline
May 1, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 145.00 140.00
Student Fee 145.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 30.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately June 15, 2018

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 4 minutes to 60 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Project must not have distribution

5 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Category and Individual Achievement Awards
Best Unscripted Pilot, Best Short-Form Web Series, Best Director
Sponsor:New York Television Festival
This prize is shared with other categories.

Festival Development Deals
For full details on all 2018 Development Deal Awards visit http://www.nytvf.com/deals.html (may be a list of 2017 Development Partners)
Sponsor:NYTVF's 2018 Development Partners

Category Rules

In the event you are chosen an Official Selection, you will be required to provide hard copies of your Official Screener Materials, including your Produced Pilot, Trailer, and Digital Stills.