What you’ll find below is a link to some serious data. We decided to do a year-end scorecard/roundup of pitch sales in 2011, and what we wound up with is a badass look at the market for original material in 2011. Not only does this edition of the Scoggins Report contain breakdowns of the top buyers and sellers in 2011 (not to mention most popular genres), but it also combines spec sales with pitch sales to present a complete picture of the original stuff snatched up over this past year.
It was fitting that we wrote it from Sundance; both the indie world and Hollywood are robust with great original stories. Here’s to a 2012 that continues — and builds on — that streak. And so far so good: 7 pitches and 11 specs have sold already in 2012, more than twice 2011′s pace.
But let’s not get ahead of ourselves. The 2011 numbers are below, in all their embedded glory. Here’s a link to the PDF: