tv pilot block 1

TV Pilot Block 1

Sat 5 May, 14:00 – Theatre 2, HOME.

91 mins - £6/£5 conc

At Pilot Light TV Festival, we champion the discovery of the next generation of talent in episodic storytelling. We aim to give the creators behind these under-seen projects the platform to get their TV Pilot or Web Series in front of Industry members and TV fans. This year we proudly present another amazing selection of shows, all of which have ‘the next big thing’ written all over them.

Tickets: £6.00 via HOME (Concessions Available) 

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*All events and guests subject to change, refunds only offered in cases of event cancellation*


Doomsday – Web Pilot

Creator: Sonja O'Hara/US/25 mins

Doomsday follows the daily lives of the dozen residents of a millennial commune in The Catskills. Half present action, inching toward Doomsday/half flashback to reveal who this person is and why/how they joined this cult..

Great Expectations

Creator: Pip Swallow/UK/15 mins

Within three days Pip has lost her job, flat and boyfriend. At a crossroads she must decide whether to persist with the big smoke or leave liberal, metropolitan, elite London and go back to her home in the Brexit Britain countryside and seek her reduced fortune.


Creator: Stefano Moro/AU/26 Mins

In a post-apocalyptic Black Mirror esque future, Ian Dystop scavenges his quadrant for antiques. He is haunted by a vision he sees during his dreams and virtual sexual encounters; a music box concealing a beautiful ballerina doll.

Strut – Web Pilot

Creator: Misha Calvert/US/25 mins

A reclusive nerd discovers self-confidence when she starts a successful escorting agency with her three best friends.