Pitches Wanted

The fifith FreshPitch is planned to be held in May,2020.  

FreshPitch will collect all freshpitches related to real images such as feature film、series film、short film、Interactive media works,ect.

The pitch submission deadline is 24:00 on April 2nd,2020.



Aim:To push the Chinese real image creators and their works to the world stage, and to give the world a new perspective to understand China.

Type:All works related to real images, such as feature films, series films, short films and interactive media works, can be contributed.And First time participation in the FreshPitch will be a priority.

Content:The content submitted by the proposer (images, texts and short videoes ) will be made public during the 2020 freshpitch. Please confirm the copyright and use of the content submitted in advance. Proposer:Up to 2 proposer, including the film director or producer, will come to the stage, and they must participate in the real video conference of the new proposal.



The pitch submission deadline is 24:00 on April 2nd,2020.

Chinese submission link:


English submission link:



Shortlists and Awards

The final shortlist will be released in late April 2020.

The proposer can receive free pitch consultation and training services, the opportunity to come to the stage for pitches, and a limited number of reserved seats for one-on-one meeting with the decision-makers on the afternoon of the pitch day, and enjoy the translation assistance services provided by the freshpitch for the shortlisted pitches.

Awards: FreshPitch will selected pitches as the annual freshpitch gold, silver and copper Awards , with a total value of 200000 pitch awards, as well as the "Peoples choice award" on site. The peoples choice awardwill receive all the prizes of on-site crowd-funding in the pitch part.

The decision maker will bring more than 5 million capital pool to select excellent pitches and excellent creative teams.

FreshPitch will provide follow-up market consulting services and tracking services for the shortlisted pitches.


Service Mechanism

Production Support: FreshPitch will invite senior producers to provide customized producing services to all parties.

Fund Support: FreshPitch will invite angle fund ,industry fund and charity fund to attend the conference and provide correspondent fund supporting to the pitches.

Travel Bursary: FreshPitch will provide all short-listed pitches with travel subsidies to attend other documentary festival, in order to hatch and assist excellent documentary pitches.

Cooperation with Festival & Shows: FreshPitch is already short-listed for recommended catalogs by many global festivals and shows,such as Hot Docs、WCSFP、EDN、Guide Doc、CCDF,ect.