May 10th, 2012 18:00 EST
By The Book Films, Inc. Announces New TV Series Pilot, BOOK "The Spaces Between"
"BOOK" Nominated for Best Dramatic TV Pilot at Prestigious Banff World Media Festival
Obesity and Bullying, two leading issues involving teens worldwide, are the focus of this dramatic series.
By The Book Films, Inc. is thrilled to announce that their TV series pilot, BOOK "The Spaces Between" has been nominated into the Banff World Media Festival`s very popular "International Pilots Competition" Drama Category. The pilot was selected out of dozens of others from around the world. The winners in each of four categories will be announced June 13, 2012. Complete Nominee Showcase here http://www.banffmediafestival.com/showcase.php?cid=135&ca...
"Obesity and bullying are two things I`m very passionate about reversing in society. I`m honored to have helped develop BOOK, and humbled by what I`ve learned about the importance of making a positive difference in the lives of our teenagers around the world" said Brad Milne, creator, writer, director, and co-star of the series. Visit http://www.bradmilne.com for more info.
The Banff World Media Festival has been the world`s largest global development and production marketplace for over three decades, it brings top leaders from across the evolving media landscape to the heart of the Canadian Rockies for a totally unique experience. Each year, the Banff World Media Festival recognizes up-and-coming talent through its` competition programs. Among the most popular of the competitions at BANFF is the Pilots Competition. The nominated pilots are featured at a special session during the Festival, which is attended by key industry players. The winning pilot from each category will receive a prestigious accolade recognized by broadcast and production execs across the globe.
"Having my two children in the series as stars, producers and writers is such a blessing to us that they are getting these kinds of positive and professional experiences at such a young age in show business. It`s exciting for our family, and our community here in San Antonio to be part of this project." said Tracey Maurer, BOOK producer.
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