Congratulations to Joshua Longhurst for winning the Metro Screen Dream Accelerator Pitch competition with his dark TV drama series Off the Grid.
Joshua has secured the spot as the NSW finalist in the Holding Redlich Pitching Competition and will be flown down to Screen Forever conference in Melbourne, to pitch against the other state finalists in front of VIP Industry delegates and a prestigious panel of judges including:
- Carrie Stein, Executive Vice President, Global Production, Entertainment One International
- Georgia Brown, Senior Vice President, Acquisitions, Shine International
- Gary Bryman, Executive Producer, TCG Studios; Vice Chairman, Producers Guild of America New Media Council
- Seph McKenna, Head of Australian Production, Roadshow Films
The overall winner receives a $3000 cash prize plus one full registration to Screen Forever Conference 2015.
Metro Screen wishes Joshua all the best!