Perfect Your Pitch Panel, Brooklyn Media Maker Weekend
Do you have an interesting idea for a television show but are having difficulty coming up with a way to sell it? In this workshop, you’ll learn valuable techniques from BRIC TV producers for preparing for a television pitch. These include developing a hook, considering the audience, coming up with a trailer, as well as common mistakes and pitfalls that you might run into when brainstorming your pitch.
Moderated by Kecia E. Cole-- Senior Producer, BRIC TV
Rashidi Hendrix — Award winning music executive, tech entrepreneur, producer
Robyn Green-Arrington — Vice-President, Original Programming, TV One
Michael Pinckney — Award winning director
Squeaky Moore — Pitch guru, mompreneur, content creator, producer, director, writer, and actress
Preparing You For Success!
We're here to help you learn, create, and elevate your film and TV game, The Perfect Your Pitch Panel (part of the Brooklyn Media Maker Weekend) is specially designed to help prepare you for our BRIC TV Open Pitch on Thursday, November 16, 2017.
Perfect Your Pitch Worksheet!
We want you to succeed and we know that you want to succeed but great success comes with great preparation. Here are some great resources to ensure that you walk into your next pitch prepared and ready for success.
Learn More About The Brooklyn Media Maker Weekend
The Perfect Your Pitch Workshop is part of the Brooklyn Media Maker Weekend. The event will present a collection of workshops and lectures to introduce, inform, and enhance the public’s knowledge of using television-related technology. The conference will also help to build awareness about your New York Emmy-nominated Brooklyn Free Speech television channels and resources available at The Media Center— including a media education program that teaches television production, documentary filmmaking, radio podcasting, marketing, and distributing.
Including Community Media Day, the three-day Brooklyn Media Maker Weekend event will celebrate all things community media, accessible media, and free speech.
Celebrate Community Media Day
Friday, October 20, 2017
Community Media Day is an annual celebration of voices that brings awareness to the importance of free speech and accessible media for all individuals to have their voices heard. Learn how you can celebrate the 2nd Annual Community Media Day here!
(admission is first come-first served)