Jump from school to working life with Cartoon Springboard! The call for submissions is open

Cartoon Springboard, the essential step before Cartoon Forum and Cartoon Movie

1Cartoon Springboard is an important pitching event for young talents of the european animation schools (until 5 years max after graduation) and a good opportunity for them to pitch their projects in front of experts and professionals (producers, broadcasters, distributors, cross-media players).

It will be a unique opportunity for young talents of animation! In 2 days, you will measure the real maturity of your project, you will know if it is adapted to the needs of broadcasters or to the request of distributors. The experts will point out the strengths and weaknesses of your project, what you need to improve, change or highlight to make your project more consistent and in line with market requirements. To give your project a better chance of existing one day.

What kind of project?
• a TV Special (minimum 26 minutes)
• a TV series
• a feature film (minimum 60 minutes)
• an animated project dedicated to cross-media
• short films are NOT accepted

The event is also open to young talents without a project but who have a project in mind for the future and are willing to learn how to pitch and how to better prepare new projects.

Deadline for your submissions: September 18, 2017

DATES: November 14 – 16, 2017
VENUE: Halle (Saale), Germany.
COST: 200 EUR for young talents pitching a selected project. This fee covers technical costs. Meals (3 lunches and 3 dinners) and accommodation (3 nights) are offered.

More information you can find in this brochure.