27th May 2019
More projects, a brand-new training workshop, and creative works from all over the world… this is what the 2019 Mifa Pitches programme has in store for you.
Designed to showcase young talented directors from around the world, the Pitches are one of Mifa’s most important meetings. For several years running, the program has continued to expand to better address the needs of participants at the International Animation Film Market.
37 Pitch Sessions
2019 is a record year, with a grand total of 498 projects received following the Mifa Pitches call for projects. Among the applicant projects, 37 were selected in categories ranging from Interactive Creations & Transmedia to TV Series & Specials, and will be available for viewing every morning at Mifa.
> The Mifa Pitches programme
New for 2019: Mifa Pitches Training Workshop
For the very first time, Mifa will provide guidance to screenwriters and producers whose projects are selected to participate in the Pitch sessions: the Training Workshop. Taught by animation experts, participants will benefit from instruction, tools, and practice sessions to better convince their audience.
> Instructors for the Training Workshop
Participating in Mifa also offers the opportunity to discover the talented people in animation from all over the world through the Pitching – Territory Focus. Latin America, Quebec, Japan, South Africa…
Escape for an entire afternoon at Mifa during these Pitch sessions!
> Pitching – Territory Focus selection
See you from 11th to 13th June at Mifa to discover the best animation films in development from around the world!