Archive for September 8th, 2010

Pitching Course

8th September 2010 by Maura McHugh

FAS Screen Training IrelandFÁS Screen Training Ireland is running a course on Pitching Your Project, which is taking place 9-10 November, in Dublin and will cost €150.00.

Participant Profile:
Film and television professionals who wish to develop their pitching skills. Participants must come to the workshop with a project in development to pitch. During the workshop participants will deepen their understanding of the core of their project and develop a concise pitch.

Course Profile:
This workshop will run from 09:45 to 17:00 on the 9th and 10:00 to 17:00 on the 10th.
This 2 day workshop will cover:

  • Identifying the essence of your project.
  • Using the development of your pitch to deepen your understanding of your project.
  • Communication techniques.
  • Presentation skills.
  • The theory of the pitch.
  • Pitching exercises (video-taped)- Optional.
  • Pitch review and analysis.

*Participants will have optional individual feedback sessions on the 11th of November of 30-40 minutes duration. This will focus both on the development of content and on the development of the participants’ pitching techniques.

The deadline for applications is the 1st of October 2010, and more information on how to apply is available on the web site.