Stay tuned for The CBC Pitch Competition!

WIFT-AT will be accepting submissions for the CBC Pitch Competition during the 2024 Making Waves conference – dates to be announced!

Five filmmakers will compete for a prize package including $5,000 from CBC, services from 902 Post, and more!

  • The competition is open to WIFT-AT members (join or renew here) who are women or gender-diverse and from underrepresented groups: Black, Indigenous, People of Colour, and the 2SLGBTQ+ communities, or individuals living with a disability
  • Five selected applicants will receive pitch coaching from international pitching and story consultant Jan Miller (workshop date: TBD on Zoom) and performance coaching from actor Mahia Tench (workshop date: TBD)
  • The finalists will each present a five-minute pitch before a jury of industry professionals and a live audience during Making Waves.
  • ​Please note: Finalists will receive a complimentary conference pass to Making Waves, but are responsible for their own travel to attend the pitch competition.

      To Enter

      1. A short film script (12 pages max)
      2. one-sheet including the following:

      Send as a single PDF attachment