Vanessa Perdriau on winning The Pitch Vanessa Perdriau talks about the film idea that won her first prize at The Pitch film competition. Based on the biblical story of Elijah, her story, The Widow's Last, explores a woman’s journey from hopelessness and devastation to restoration and purpose.
Vanessa Perdriau wins The PitchVanessa Perdriau from Blackheath, London, has won The Pitch film competition this year with her short historical drama “The Widow’s Last”. Pitch competition entries have to be based on a Bible story or character. Vanessa pitched her film idea, set during the Irish potato famine, to a panel of five industry judges at Pinewood Film Studios.