Describe the purpose of a pitchCreate a Explain logline for the pitch Pitch the key features of a pitch Define what a logline is
•Logline Pitch •150 word overview •Screenplay •or Pre- Production •Storyboard •Poster Campaign •or Production • Magazine Feature •350-750 written analysis Evaluative AnalysisOverview of Assignment
A pitch is a short presentation of ideas for a film delivered to an agent or producer Your pitch will provide the basis for your Production task Your pitch will include: oLogline for your film o150 word over view of the filmWhat is a pitch?
•A logline is a one sentence summaryof a film•Your pitch must begin with a logline A killer shark terrorises a beach community Jaws A suburban mother brings home an unusual Edward Scissorhands young man who has scissors instead of hands Gladiator When a Roman general is betrayed and his family murdered by an insane and corrupt prince, he comes to Rome as a gladiator to seek revenge Pirates of the Caribbean A 17th Century tale of adventure on the Caribbean Sea where the roguish yet charming Captain Jack Sparrow joins forces with a young blacksmith in a gallant attempt to rescue the Governor of Englands daughter and reclaim his shipLogline
You need to make reference to: oThe narrative of your film oHow your narrative relates to genre conventions o Refer to at least one other film to illustrate conventions oYour main characters and who might play them oYour potential audience oHow your idea will be successful150 word overview
Characters Who is the main character? What is their goal? Conflict Who is the villain of your film? Distinction What makes your film different? Setting What is time period and setting? Action What drives the narrative forward?A good logline should include....
A woman has an affair and runs off with her new beau. A neglected wife and mother has a torrid affair with an ex-con and kidnaps her children as she flees across the country with her lover Which logline is better? Why?Compare...
You will have ten minutes to complete this task Remember: Characters Conflict Distinction Setting ActionCreate your own logline
What is the purpose of a pitch? What do you need to include within your pitch and why? What is a logline? What are the key features of a logline?Summary