Janet Rose Nguyen

She Comes for You (Canada)

Sibel Guvenc

Eyes of Dreams (Canada)

Andrea Holz

Stalker Friends (Canada)

Marie Wilson

Sideshow Bandit (Canada)


Nida Vohra

Rat King (USA)

Malú Huacuja del Toro

Faustus in Hollywood (Mexico)


Julia Barnett

Slum Angel (USA)


Barbara Bedont

Otherwise Intelligent Women (Canada)


Suzanne Lacey

The Prize (Canada)


Cia Mellegers

Hannah Cheesman


(for screenwriters selected for the Live Pitch)

Friday, November 8, 3:00 - 5:00 PM

Hyatt Regency Toronto, 370 King St. W., Studio D

Open to festival delegates (filmmakers, screenwriters and industry guests are welcomeas spectators)

Pitch practice! Screenwriters will pitch their projects to coaches who will prepare them for the fifth annual Live Pitch, when these writers will have five minutes to pitch to an illustrious industry jury for a chance to win the grand prize of $2,500

Join us on Saturday, November 9, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

at the TIFF Bell Lightbox (NBC Studio) to see who the lucky winner is!