FilmFunds Tracking Reportby Jason Scoggins & Cindy KaplanJuly 16, 2012
July 2012Pitch Sales Scorecard
Aaaand we’re back, after taking the post-Independence Day week off. For those of youwho were on vacation that week, here’s a link to theSpec Market Roundup for Junewepublished on July 2. As you’ll see, we highlighted the fact that 2012’s mid-year totalspec sales were up 28.3% over the same period in 2011.In comparison, pitch sales are down year-over-year, but that’s no surprise consideringhow strong May, June and July were in 2011. All in, 2012 is tracking out to be a solidyear for original material, with combined spec and pitch sales numbers at the half up8.7% over 2011.Here are our favorite highlights since the last Pitch Sales Scorecard:•Despite the holiday and last week’s Comic-Con,
there were 9 pitch sales in thepast four weeks
3 pitch purchases in June jumps the studio into a tie for third place with
among the studios, with 4 each.
are tiedfor ﬁrst with 7 each, and
are tied for second with 6each.•
continued its steady march with four pitch sales over the past four weeksputting its year-to-date total at 16.
were in the mix,too, with one each.Enjoy the grids.
Overall Pitch Numbers
Here are overall pitch sales numbers through July 14 on their own...
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecTotal20112012 Pitch Sales8781448150
2011 Pitch Sales48137815104510814
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