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·} PITCH FEELGOOD FORMATS

Do you have a fun format project? A hilarious, endearing, witty format that excites, keeps you glued to the screen, and lifts the viewer’s spirits? This is your call!

What is “Pitch Feelgood Formats”?

Pitch Feelgood Formats is an international call for projects aimed at creatives and producers with entertainment programme projects such as reality, talent, factual, game/quiz, among others, that are original and fresh, and incorporate elements of humor or seek to bring a smile to the viewer’s face.

The deadline for submitting projects is May 2, 2022 (extended). Click here for the terms and conditions of the call for proposals.

Who can participate in the call?

It is open to creators and producers.

What does the “Pitch Feelgood Formats” call offer?

5 finalist projects will be selected to present their project in Toledo, Castilla-La Mancha, June 21-24, 2022.

In case of selection, you will have the opportunity to present your project in a presential pitching session in front of an audience of executives and potential industry partners at Conecta FICTION & ENTERTRAINMENT. In addition, you will have an exclusive space reserved for meetings.

Conecta FICTION & ENTERTRAINMENT will cover accreditation and accomodation costs, during 3 nights, from 21th to 24th June 2022, for one participant of each Project selected.

What are the documents required to participate in the call?

To submit a project, the following documents must be attached to the application, made through the website only. All documents can be submitted in both English and Spanish.

Mandatory documents:

  • One-pager summarizing the concept
  • Paper format or complete format bible: concept/synopsis, genre and format, audience target, time slot and type of broadcast (daily, weekly…), description of the sections, profile of the characters and/or presenters, mechanics, setting, locations, scenery, music, etc. (aprox. 15 pages)
  • Letter describing writer and/or producer vision of the Project
  • Production Budget: (in euros): form available here
  • Applicant author or production company CV

In addition, the following documents are recommended (not mandatory):

  • Pilot running order, if available
  • Pilot script, if available
  • Pilot program (recorded), if available
  • Visual materials (Images, teaser, and other materials associated with the project)
  • CV of associated talent, if available
  • Letters of interest from associated talent, if available
  • Letters of interest or contracts justifying financing already secured, if available
  • Letters of interest or contracts with commercial brands attached (branded content), if available

How are projects selected?

We will put your project in the hands of the Pitch Feelgood Formats Editorial Committee (to be confirmed in April), composed of a team of international professionals with different areas of expertise within the industry. The Editorial Committee will evaluate the projects received and will select the 5 finalists, based on the following criteria: originality and innovation, feasibility, “feelgood” elements, structure and format, and international potential, among others.

The finalists will be announced in mid-May.

How and when can projects be submitted?

You have until 22th April 2022 to send us your Project, remember that the submission of your project has to be through the website, we will not receive any request by email. Each applicant may submit only 1 project.

To register a project, you must:

  • Create an account
  • Log in
  • Enter this page and click on the ‘Submit a projectbutton at the bottom of the page. This will open a form that must be filled in with all the project data.
  • No accreditation is required to submit a project.
  • Project registration is free of charge.
  • The same project cannot be presented to other Pitching sessions.

If you have any questions regarding this call, please contact us at projects@insidecontent.tv.