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3 Major Opportunities for new television creators

One of the questions I often face, as an instructor of television series development, is “how do I break into the business?” My first answer is: (1) start with a comprehensive, industry-focused education. And let’s assume this can be found near you. But then (2) next comes the challenge of landing that first professional commission or staff writing job on […]

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Students Pitch at MipTV

This year was the inaugural ‘Student Pitch Challenge’ at MIPTV.  For those who don’t know it, MIPTV and MIPCOM are the two biggest trade conferences in the television industry. It’s where networks come to debut their new shows. It’s where television distributors come to expand their territories. And – increasingly – it’s where creators come to pitch and sell early-stage […]

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