SCREENING BLOCK 2
Web Series Block 2 (12A)
Sat 18th May, 13:00 – No.70 Oxford Street.
65 mins – Free Admission
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.
*All events and guests subject to change, refunds only offered in cases of event cancellation*
Netfl!x & Kill
Creator: Kate Shenton/UK/4 mins
The unlikely story of a psychopath (Adam Rhys-Davies) and his willing victim (Nic Lamont) who spend all day sitting around watching television. This ‘Gogglebox with a horror twist,’ is the first production from Bubble Wrap Creations.
Creator: Annie McGrath/UK/11 mins
Interlinking sketches based around a baby shower. An ensemble cast of comedians and actors tackle some of the most relatable aspects of being pregnant and announcing it to your friends.
Tall Dark Friend
Creator: Jordan Gray/UK/9 mins
Everybody's got a "thing" except Steve. He and fellow comedian Jordan Gray (a transgender egomaniac) struggle to find their footing on the slippery London comedy ladder. Also, there's a tortoise.
Creator: Rebecca Shoptaw/US/10 mins
An anthology web series, each episode inspired by a word starting with one letter of the alphabet. The episodes follow six intertwining love stories, which work together to form a sort of "dictionary" of all the ways we communicate our feelings without words.
Or Die Trying
Creator: Myah Hollis/US/8 mins
Determined to achieve that elusive "work-life balance", a writer, a comedian, a journalist, and an actor struggle with their identities and their ability to succeed as women in the entertainment industry without losing their relationships, their stability, and their minds.
Creator: Crystal Correa/US/8 mins
An award-winning digital series based on Crystal, a newly-single workaholic with a colourful mind. Silicon Valley meets New Girl and a little MadTV.
How To Know If You're Dating a Narcissist
Creator: Kristy Best/AUS/13 mins
Follow multi-narcissist survivor Kristy Best as she abrasively whisks you through a surreal lifestyle parody hellbent on teaching women everywhere How To Know If You’re Dating A Narcissist.