Submit your feature or series work-in-progress to DOC NYC’s PITCH DAY for the chance to join fellow documentary filmmakers on stage to present your project to a panel of distinguished industry professionals.

DOC NYC’s PITCH DAY at offers a unique platform for filmmakers to engage directly with prominent figures in distribution, financing, publicity, marketing, social impact, and beyond.

The program aims to curate promising documentaries of the future for industry consideration, and select projects from a competitive pool of online submissions.

Previously known as Industry Roundtables/Only in New York, the event features 12 projects pitched on stage to a panel of industry professionals and an audience on Thursday, November 14th in Manhattan. Past industry reps have included Amazon Studios, Disney+, MTV Documentary Films, National Geographic, Netflix, and many more. Pitch Day is open to all documentary filmmakers, regardless of their geographic location or that of their subjects or topics, so long as the submitted projects are works-in-progress.

Pitch Teams will benefit from:
1. Pre-event pitch coaching by a seasoned professional
2. On-stage feedback from various industry panelists
3. One meeting with an interested industry representative
4. The option to receive audience donations through your onscreen QR code during the pitch

Submission Deadline: July 31, 2024