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CARTOON Springboard, 27-29 Oct 2020

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Category
PITCHING
Deadline | Event Dates (period)
25 August 2019
City
Valencia, Spain
Email
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Edition
5
Submission deadline
2020-09-04
Submission/Registration Fee
Yes

Event Description:

CARTOON Springboard is a new pitching event where young talents of European animation schools will be able to pitch their project in front of a panel of experts from the audiovisual world.

The 3 day-event will focus on 2 parts:

  • Presentations given by experts on market trends, buyers' expectations, etc.
  • Pitching sessions of young talents projects, including an interactive discussion with a panel of experts

2020 Call for Projects

WHO CAN PRESENT A PROJECT?

  • European young talents who want to develop and test their new animation project or property for the international market and/or to be distributed on several screens (360 approach).
  • Young talents who have graduated from animation schools for a maximum of 5 years. 

Kind of projects:

  • TV special (min. 26 minutes)
  • TV or Web series
  • Feature film (min. 60 minutes)
  • Animated project dedicated to cross-media
    Short films are NOT accepted.


1. Prepare all the required elements
Prepare a PDF presentation of your project. Written in English only. From 10 to 20 pages in total, including:
• A cover page with the project title, contact name and a nice still to illustrate the project (such as a poster of a feature film)
• The concept/note of intent: it should explain what the project is about and why you believe in it (max. 2 pages)
• Give as much detail as you can on the content that you will develop (description of the main characters, treatment/storyline: extensive description of the story)
(Please be aware that to obtain clear and helpful advice from our panel of experts, you will need to be as precise as possible).
• Nice stills of the project and graphic elements: make it attractive!
Choose 2 nice stills (1 horizontal & 1 square) for our digital publication, screen and website: high resolution (300 dpi) in .jpeg

Schedule:

  • Tuesday 27 October 2020:Morning: arrival of participants in Valencia / Opening lunch with all participants / Afternoon: keynotes by animation experts, rehearsals of pitches with moderators. / Evening: Welcome dinner with all participants.
  • Wednesday 28 October 2020: pitching sessions and keynotes.
  • Thursday 29 October 2020: pitching sessions and keynotes. Farewell dinner with all participants in the evening.
  • Friday 30 October 2020: Departure of participants.

Cost
>  250 EUR for young talents pitching a selected project. Meals (3 lunches and 2 dinners) and accommodation (3 nights) are offered.
>  250 EUR for young talents without a project. Meals (3 lunches and 2 dinners) and accommodation (3 nights) are offered.

Submit a project

Deadline to submit a project: 4 Sep 2020

2019 Event Coverage:

 

 
 

Event Dates

  • From 27 October 2020 to 29 October 2020

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