NEW YORK, NY — The New York Television Festival was held September 19-24, 2011. Nashville animator Mike Salva left the festival with three development deals for his comedic animation work, more than any other artist received at the festival this year.
The New York Television Festival provides unprecedented access for emerging television artists looking to showcase new and innovative ideas for television programming.
Bing “Decisions” Project
NYTVF teamed up with Microsoft’s Bing search engine and Ben Silverman’s Electus studio to develop a new show created by a member of the NYTVF community. Mike Salva’s cartoon Death Row Diet won this competition, receiving a $25,000 development deal.