How to Get Massive Attention with a ‘High-Concept Pitch’

There’s an old-school trick to selling ideas to movie executives. It’s called the high-concept pitch. A high-concept pitch lays out the entire story — premise, promise, and execution — in one simple sentence. Here are a few famous examples from Hollywood: Backdraft: Top Gun in a firehouse Ghost: a man dies and becomes his wife’s guardian angel Liar Liar: a lawyer i ...Read the full article