ZG/PRO WIP 2023 will present two important matters before the pitching sessions.
To start, DAMA—Spanish management entity specialized in the collection, management and distribution of rights of audiovisual media authors—will present a master class about the relationship between rights management and film production.
Secondly, the First Report on Sexual, Identity and Gender Diversity in Contemporary Basque Audiovisual—made by Zinegoak Elkartea Association for the Directorate of Cultural Promotion of the Basque Government—will be presented. It is a basic tool to to carry out a realistic diagnosis of LGTBIQ+ representations in audiovisual platforms and to be able to assess their future evolution.
After these presentations, the ZG/PRO Award selected in-production projects—granted by the Jury, made up of professionals from the film sector—will be pitched. These projects are also eligible for the Music Post-Production Award, awarded by Music Library & SFX, which consists of a flat fee with access to the AudioNetwork and AltMusic production catalogues, as well as 360º Accord Music Supervision services; discounts on commercial music rights negotiation charges and the provision of studios and SFX. The prize will be awarded by the Jury ZG/PRO WIP 2023 consisting of €1,500 and granted by Music Library & SFX.