Patrick is the Development Executive at Mandalay Pictures, who helps oversee all the company's film and TV slate. He has helped produce number of successful releases including:
CEO of Mandalay has been a force in the entertainment industry for over thirty years. Films he personally produced or executive produced, including Rain Man, Batman, The Color Purple, Midnight Express, Gorillas In The Mist, The Witches of Eastwick, Missing and Flashdance, have earned over three billion dollars worldwide and garnering more than 50 Academy Award nominations. The company's most recent release premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival and sold to Fox Searchlight for a record breaking price.
Prior to joining Mandalay, Patrick was with Gersh and LD Entertainment (THE GREY, JACKIE, MEGAN LEAVEY, THE ZOOKEEPER'S WIFE).
Patrick Specializes in Elevated Thriller, Action, and Sci-fi Features in the $10-25M budget range.
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Tips on pitching to Patrick Raymond
Within 15 minutes of your scheduled pitch, the exec will reach out by Skype or Phone. Your pitch session will last approximately 8 minutes.
Written Pitches will be no more than 2 pages submitted as a PDF or WORD document. Any written pitch uploaded past the deadline will not be shown to the executive and will result in a non-refundable forfeiture of your pitch.
Within 3-4 weeks of your pitch session, you will receive a Pitch Scorecard on which the exec you pitched will provide pitch feedback and note if they are PASSing, or would like to REQUEST your material.
If you are requested, you will be notified via email with further instructions. The execs will have 2-3 months to review your material and note if they are PASSing, or would like a MEETING. If a meeting is requested, we will introduce you via email.
Please understand that these are working executives, and their schedules are subject to change at a moment's notice. We always strive to give you at least 24 hours of notice if a session has been cancelled, and we will recommend another executive for you to pitch your material to.
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