11-07-2012

Apply now for the pixel market part of power to the pixel's cross-media forum!

£6,000 ARTE Pixel Pitch Prize plus three amazing new prizes to be won!


THE PIXEL MARKET is Power to the Pixel's renowned two-day finance market for cross-media projects, taking place on 17 & 18 October in London, at the centre of its 6th Cross-Media Forum (16 - 19 October) held in association with the 56th BFI London Film Festival.


Up to 30 international teams will be selected for the market, 8 of whom will progress to the next round - The Pixel Pitch Competition (17 October) - delivering 10-minute presentations to a jury of international experts who will award the prestigious £6,000 ARTE Pixel Pitch Prize!


This year also sees three brand new prizes: the beActive Pixel Market Comedy Prize (best comedy project), the Cinekid Pixel Market Prize (best project for children 4-14 years) and the Mozilla Pixel Market Prize (best web native, non-fiction project).


The Pixel Meetings on the second day of the Market (18 October), will offer bespoke 1-2-1 business meetings between the 30 project teams and over 100 potential investors - all executive-level international decision-makers from across the media industry spectrum - film, publishing, TV, interactive, online, mobile, advertising and games.


The Pixel Market is a truly unique gathering of both creative and business talent from around the world and a networking opportunity like no other. Don't miss this amazing opportunity to raise your project's profile on the international arena and, most importantly, get it financed!


Deadline for Submissions: FRIDAY 20 JULY 18.00 BST


Application details can be found at PttP's website www.powertothepixel.com

For further info please contact
Ines Braga: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | +44 (0)20 7535 6723


Companies in attendance at last year's Pixel Market include:

Aardman | Aramid Capital | Artangel | ARTE France | BBC | BBH | beActive | Bell Fund | BFI | Blind Spot Pics | Canada Media Fund | CAPA | Channel 4 | Childseye | Cinemart | CNC | Coproduction Office | Disney | Dogwoof | Egmont Press | FaberNovel | France Télévisions | Grand Central | Krempelwood | Manning Gottlieb OMD | Medea | MediaCom | Microsoft | nDreams | NFB Canada | Orange | Penguin | Pulse Films | Pure Grass Films | Red Kingdom | RTL | Salt. | SBS | ShineVu | Six to Start | Somethin' Else | Starlight Runner| Telefilm Canada | The company P | Tigerlily Films | Turner | Vice | Wallimage CrossMedia | Warp | Workbook Project | XBox | ZDF


The Pixel Market is supported by the MEDIA programme of the European Union.

Additional partners: ARTE, beActive, Cinekid for Professionals, Mozilla.

The Cross-Media Forum is held in association with the 56th BFI London Film Festival.

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