Watch LIVE as AT&T Presents: Untold Stories Kicks Off with Filmmaker Pitch Event April 18

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AT&T and Tribeca, along with its year-round nonprofit Tribeca Film Institute, are giving you a front row seat.

AT&T Presents: Untold Stories’ live pitch event takes place on Tuesday, April 18 in New York City. Fans can follow along and catch all the action on Tribeca’s Facebook page

Watch as 5 talented and diverse filmmakers vie for $1 million to help produce their film. They’ll present their story ideas and film scripts to a Greenlight committee. This includes AT&T Chief Brand Officer Fiona Carter and several film experts.

  • Jeffrey Wright (producer and actor)
  • Anthony Mackie (actor)
  • Josh Deutsch (chairman and CEO, Downtown Records)
  • Lee Daniels (director, writer, producer)
  • Len Amato (president, HBO Films)
  • Frida Torresblanco (producer, Braven Films)

Off camera, the committee will select the $1 million winner. Later that day, we’ll announce the top filmmaker at a luncheon celebrating inclusivity in storytelling.

Follow along on our Untold Stories website.

The Tribeca Film Festival, presented by AT&T, runs April 19-30, 2017.  For more information, and all festival updates, download the official Tribeca Film Festival mobile app through iTunes, Google Play, or your app store today. Check back here and follow us on Twitter @att for more information on all of our activities at the 2017 Festival.