Pitch At Your Own Risk: The American High Film Edition

Jul 05, 2019

JFL ComedyPRO has teamed up with production studio, American High, to search for the next timeless comedy film. Influenced by movies like Ferris Bueller’s Day OffSixteen Candles and The Breakfast ClubJeremy Garelick (American High founder) bought a school in Syracuse, NY, with the goal to make more movies like the ones that inspired him as a teen.

With three accomplished producers, Michael SchadeRyan Bennett, and Will Phelps, American High has already shot five indie comedies and recently optioned Ready, Set, Bad from The Comedy Pitch Showcase at JFLNW 2019 in Vancouver.

This is your chance. Submit your original screenplay idea (one-pager) with a concise but captivating logline, in any genre of comedy film – from rom-coms to dramedies. Think classic high school comedy with an edge.

The extended deadline is July 5, 2019. Click below for full details.