The New York Television Festival announced the winners of its Independent Pilot Competition on Saturday night.
Top honors went to comedy pilot “New Partner
” and drama pilot “Riftworld.” See a complete list of winners below.
“It’s an exciting time to love TV, create TV and develop TV – across all platforms – and this year’s Festival harnessed this excitement as fans, executives and independent artists celebrated this art form,” said Nytvf Founder and Executive Director Terence Gray
. “We saw a real uptick across the board in the quality of submissions this year, resulting in strong engagement by industry decision-makers, and a record number of meetings taking place throughout the week between these partners and our Official Artists.”
Best Comedy Pilot: “New Partner
Created by Quinn Beswick
and Josh Margolin
(Los Angeles, CA)
Welcome to the the cursed existence of Ron Robinson
, a cop who can’t stop getting his partners killed.