PGA Create

The Scripted Cycle: October 25 – 28, 2021

 

PGA Create is a new program for emerging and mid-career creative producers from backgrounds underrepresented in the industry. This immersive lab is designed for producers in active development, financing or packaging of a feature or series. There are two program cycles: Scripted (October 2021) and Documentary (Spring 2022). A maximum of ten producers or producing teams will be invited to each cycle. The program is open to non-members of the Guild. 

Read the press release announcing the program.

 

What can participants expect?

 

Each PGA Create Fellow receives:

 

• An invitation to either the four-day Scripted or Documentary Cycle of the program

 

• An opportunity to present to invited industry audience

 

• Two Producing mentors over a one-year span

 

• An invitation to the joint PGA Create Forum (for all scripted and documentary Fellows) held during PGA’s annual Produced By Conference in Summer 2022

 

• Invitations to special programming and career sustainability modules

 

Timeline for 2021 Scripted Cycle

Finalist notifications (Top 20) - August 26
Interviews with finalists - week of August 30
Notification of Acceptance - week of September 13

 

The deadline to submit for the Scripted Cycle closed on June 17.

 

The APPLICATION for the Spring Documentary Cycle is expected to open this winter.

Questions? Please email diversity@producersguild.org

 

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PGA’s mission is to represent, protect and promote the interests of all members of the producing team. PGA Create is a program of the Guild’s One Guild initiative supporting inclusive membership, employment, content, and authentic depictions.