The Big Pitcher

DateFriday 24th of March 2017
VenueDingle Skellig Hotel
Duration60 minutes

Come and get a taste of what it takes to pitch an idea to get it off the ground.

 See 6 students presenting their animation idea to a panel of leading industry experts in front of the Animation Dingle conference.

Will they crack under the pressure?

Find out on Friday, the 24th of March.

What will it take to capture the judges’ interest?

Billy Macqueen (Darrall Macqueen), will oversee the judges casting their votes and grilling the contestants.

Judges include Alexander Bar (Milkcow Media), Jackie Edwards (CBBC), Helen McAleer (Walker), Richard Rowe (DHX Media), and Alan Shannon (JAM Media).

Finalists receive mentoring prior to the pitch from a Senior Development Producer in JAM Media.

The winning student will be offered a 6 month paid internship in JAM Media.

In addition, the winner receives the prize of a Festival Pass to CMC, which takes place on Tuesday 4 – Thursday 6 July 2017.

Entries are now closed.

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