WOMEN CALLING THE SHOTS
About Events Partners Press Resources Join Members Blog Donate

Home Page
Calendar of Events
Member Center

PROGRAMS & EVENTS
Lunchtime Skills Workshop: The Art of the Pitch - The Agent's Take on Making the Sale

This workshop is all about the anatomy of a pitch … from start to sale. What makes a successful pitch? What are the pitfalls to avoid at all costs? How can you master the art of pitching with your own style, personality and brand?

Learn the top 10 tips for pitching with conviction and results - whether it's your project or yourself. Tips on how to prepare, how to read the person your pitching, how to pitch as a team, how to engage and how to anticipate every question. Find out how to produce the most effective pitchtape through a screening of successful reels. If you ever wanted to know the skills and techniques of a successful pitch, this workshop is for you.

A great program to prepare for NYWIFT's upcoming Film & TV PItch Fest in June!

Jim Arnoff is a television packaging agent who represents New York production companies that develop and sell original programming to networks. Arnoff has worked at the William Morris Agency as an in-house lawyer and packaging agent. As a certified life coach for the entertainment industry, he has led workshops for the Producers Guild of America, National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, HBO, MTV Networks and the Writers Guild of America. He is also a faculty member of the School of Visual Arts and the Fashion Institute of Technology.

Presented by Jim Arnoff


Join the conversation on Twitter: #nywift | @nywift

NYWIFT programs, screenings and events are supported, in part, by grants from New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and New York State Council on the Arts
Instagram