MTS Stories From Home $20,000 Pitch!


Got a great idea for a non-fiction or non-scripted documentary project that’s set in Manitoba? Enter the MTS Stories From Home $20,000 Pitch! contest and you could walk away with twenty thousand dollars to be used towards the production of your project.

It’s all in the pitch! Submit your idea for a great pitch for your story and you could be one of ten finalists pitching your project to a panel of industry professionals before a live audience on stage at the Gimme Some Truth Documentary Film Festival on Saturday May 30 at 10:00 am. One lucky pitcher will be awarded $20,000 to be used towards the production of their pitch as a project for MTS Stories from Home.

On Screen Manitoba in partnership with the Winnipeg Film Group and MTS TV present the MTS Stories From Home $20,000 Pitch! call for submissions, opening today, Thursday April 16 at  9:00 am and closing Thursday May 14 at 5:00 pm.

Entrants can be individuals or groups, and no previous pitching experience is required. Please read the complete contest rules and regulations and to learn what you need to submit to ensure your pitch package is eligible. Application forms can be found here.

Start preparing your pitch now but remember – you can’t submit your entry before 9:00 amThursday April 16. All contest entries should be emailed to Michael@onscreenmanitoba.comby Thursday May 14 at 5:00 pm.

Still have questions? Contact Michael at On Screen Manitoba: or 204-927-5898.