How to pitch scripted content
Missed our Film Victoria / ACMI session on Thursday? Missed finding out how the free to air scripted commissioners want you to pitch ideas to them?
Catch up here: https://youtu.be/L51fzVmrMbg
Or read the notes we made for you!
Sally Riley, Head of Scripted Production, ABC
Tone is important. What is tone? It’s the feel - it could be noir, light, dark, gritty, light on its feet, heavy.
If I get a script and bible I’ll read the script first. I don’t like people who pitch me 10 shows at once – we’re not Hollywood. I want to know which show you want to make. If we’re going on this journey, it’s a two year journey, so we need to love the show and be able to work together. We need to have the same vision.