BBC Three Pitch - 11:30 (GMT), Thursday 12 November

Sheffield Doc/Fest will once again host the BBC Three Pitch 2020, as we continue to champion emerging film-making talent. Five emerging filmmakers from the North of England will pitch their documentary idea to a panel of commissioners, including BBC Three Controller Fiona Campbell, for the prize of a commission for BBC Three, with the support of a Northern based production company.

Chaired by Emily Smith (Commissioning Editor, Documentaries, BBC)

 

The  5 Finalists are:

Keeley Lane - Stevie Ward: My Brain or the Game?

Alana McVerry - Exiting the Far Right

Sophia Slater - Will My Puppies Make Me Rich?

Hayley Rhodes & Paul Wells - My Locked Up Sheffield Family

 

The judging panel is:

Fiona Campbell, Controller & Editor in Chief, BBC3

Beejal Patel, Commissioning Executive, BBC3

Carl Callam, Commissioning Editor, BBC docs

 

Arecording of this session is available to all Digital Industry pass holders on our Doc/Player platform.

 

Supported by BBC Three.

 

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