Scott Bedno

Senior Vice President, Distribution & Acquisitions
Myriad Pictures
Materials Due: 9:00am PT
Saturday 10/26

Sold Out - Waitlist Available

Pitch Tips

Be clear and concise about your project. Keep it tight, keep it focused. Be confident when pitching, be proud of what you have. Don't tell me, "you know," because I don't know, you know?

About Your Host

A graduate of UC Santa Barbara, Scott Bedno is a 20-year industry veteran working in all areas of international film distribution - seller, buyer, buyers rep, producer. He is currently Senior Vice President of Distribution and Acquisitions at Myriad Pictures, a leading sales and distribution company. He was previously Vice President of Sales at Voltage Pictures for three years, handling sales for titles such as "I Feel Pretty" starring Amy Schumer, "Colossal" starring Anne Hathaway, and "Extremely Wicked" starring Zac Efron, as well as a library of over 100 titles including "The Hurt Locker" and "Dallas Buyers Club." Before that, Scott worked for an Australian distributor acquiring rights to such titles as "The Blair Witch Project," "Cube," and "Buena Vista Social Club."

HOW IT WORKS


  • 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 script via the Material Submission Form.
  • Your material submission is due as soon as you are ready, but no later than 9:00am PT on the day of the session.
  • During the session, the exec will read as many of your opening pages as they can get through in 8 minutes.
  • You will receive this exec's written feedback on your pages 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.

Questions?

If you have any questions at all about this program, email coordinator@roadmapwriters.com!

Specializes in:


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

TV
  • Action
  • Adventure
  • Fantasy
  • Thriller
  • TV Movies
  • Streaming

Themes
  • Biopics
  • Books
  • Crime/True Crime
  • Dystopian
  • Faith-Based/Faith-Friendly
  • Family-Friendly
  • Female-Driven
  • Futuristic
  • Graphic Novels
  • High-Concept
  • Holiday
  • Inspirational
  • Kids / Children
  • Post-Apocalyptic
  • Psychological
  • Revenge
  • Romance
  • True Stories
  • Young Adult (YA)
  • Diverse Writers
  • Writers Over 40
  • Writers Outside LA

Specifically not interested in:

Teen Sex Comedies