<span class="caption right"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/news/image/Jacob.jpeg" width="166" height="220" alt="" />Jacob Soboroff. <br />Photo: Getty</span>Sparks will fly at the fast-paced elevator pitch event at SXSW Film's [Startup Alley: Fastball Speed Pitches](http://schedule.sxsw.com/2013/events/event_FP990431). This event will give early stage companies the opportunity to get their product or service in front of the investors and tastemakers attending SXSW.
Emcee [Jacob Soboroff](http://jacobsoboroff.com/) of HuffPost Live and AMC News will host the event as part of SXSW Film's [Startup Alley](http://sxsw.com/film/startup-alley).
To sign up to pitch at this event, email firstname.lastname@example.org. All film, television and digital media startup representatives with a Film, Gold or Platinum badge are elegible to participate.
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<li><a href="http://sxsw.com/attend">Register to attend SXSW Film</a></li>
<li><a href="http://sxsw.com/film/startup-alley">Learn more about Startup Alley</a></li></ul></p>