Eric Boshart

Director of West Coast Operations @ Forest Road Company
Saturday 2/1 @ 10:00am - 1:00pm PT
Great for drama, sci-fi, action, thriller, & horror features!
Sold Out - Waitlist Available

Pitch Tips

Focus on natural storytelling, as opposed to reading a written speech.

About Your Host

Eric Boshart is responsible for managing Forest Road’s West Coast operations, which includes sourcing and analyzing new projects, working with filmmakers, and managing our partnership with leading film sales and distribution company, The Exchange. Eric formerly worked in acquisitions at The Exchange. Before The Exchange, Eric graduated from UCLA with an MFA from the Producers Program. He graduated Magna Cum Laude with a fellowship from the National Theaters Owners of Nevada and California Organization. While at UCLA, Eric interned at TV studio, Sonar Entertainment; Steve Carell's former production company, Carousel; and Entertainment One, Canada's largest theatrical distributor. Forest Road recently financed THE KINDERGARTEN TEACHER starring Maggie Gyllenhaal for Netflix.


  • Immediately after registering, you will receive an Order Confirmation email that serves as the receipt for your registration. In the Order Summary section of this email you will find a link reading "CLICK HERE FOR INSTRUCTIONS" that will take you to instructions on how to submit your contact info or written pitch via the Material Submission Form.
  • Your material/contact submission is due as soon as you are ready, but no later than 2 hours prior to the start of the session.
  • You will receive this exec's written feedback on your pitch via email within 5 business days following the session unless otherwise notified.

Cancellation Policy

You may cancel for a full refund up to 72 hrs. prior to the start of the session. Cancellations requested after this deadline will be ineligible for refunds.


If you have any questions at all about this program, email!

Specializes in:

  • Drama
  • Comedy
  • RomCom
  • SciFi
  • Action
  • Adventure
  • Fantasy
  • Thriller
  • Horror
  • All Budgets

  • Drama
  • Comedy
  • SciFi
  • Action
  • Adventure
  • Fantasy
  • Thriller
  • Horror

  • Animation
  • Biopics
  • Books
  • "Buddy"
  • Coming-of-Age
  • Crime/True Crime
  • Documentary Adaptations
  • Faith-Based/Faith-Friendly
  • Female-Driven
  • Futuristic
  • Graphic Novels
  • High-Concept
  • Holiday
  • Inspirational
  • Period Pieces
  • Post-Apocalyptic
  • Psychological
  • Revenge
  • Road Trip
  • Sports
  • True Stories
  • Young Adult (YA)