The format of the Urban PitchFest is simple. Participants will have 15 minutes to pitch their projects to various representatives in the film and television industry in a speed-dating atmosphere. Be a part of the 7th Urban PitchFest 2023 during the 22nd Urban Medamakers Film Festival on Saturday, October 14, 2023.
Register today for Urban PitchFest 2023!
The Urban Mediamakers is a consortium celebrating content creators who use new technology to
create a multitude of interactive projects. The non-profit organization gives urban content creators an
opportunity to showcase their artistry as they tell stories of their communities, compete with peers,
hone their skills through educational series and interact with public supporters of media excellence. With
projects from all genres, the Urban Mediamakers bring a mixed bag of media projects from animations
to dramas to sci-fi and fantasy.
One of the biggest challenges for independent content creators of color is making the right connections
with industry movers-and-shakers. To answer that challenge, the Urban Mediamakers is proud to
present the third annual Urban PitchFest 2023 — putting urban content creators in front of producers,
directors, investors, agents and managers for an opportunity to pitch their projects in
You are invited to participate in the Urban PitchFest taking place Saturday, October 14, 2023,
during the 22nd Urban Mediamakers Film Festival (UMFF) online for the world to participate. [Get tickets today!]
Urban PitchFest Format
Participants will have 15 minutes to pitch their projects to your company
representative(s) in a speed-dating atmosphere. If your company is interested in the project, you will
contact/provide the participant with next steps after the Urban PitchFest 2023. [Get tickets today!]
Who Should Participate in the Urban PitchFest?
Urban PitchFest 2023 participants are writers, filmmakers, storytellers, app designers/
developers with excellent projects for the world. [Get tickets today!]
We will announce confirmed judges of Urban PitchFest 2023 with participants votes included in the judging.