If you're looking for people who invest in movies, you probably figured out that most high net worth individuals aren't eager to hear unsolicited pitches from uninformed, inexperienced filmmakers. The reason for this should be obvious. But just in … [Read more...]
Film financing and financing movies for independent filmmakers is one of the most challenging aspects of the movie making process. You can have the greatest screenplay, the most talented cast and stellar movie locations – but without movie money, you are just another would-be filmmaker with a dream and a passion. The film finance articles at Filmmaking Stuff provide tips on how to view independent filmmaking as a business.
Over the past year, we have seen a lot of developments in the indie filmmaking space. New technology coupled with non-discriminatory distribution has enabled many would-be filmmakers to finally get a feature made and distributed. While most of us … [Read more...]
If you want to know how to make it Hollywood, you're obviously not alone. It is easy to dream about becoming the next Hollywood hotshot. You get to town and everybody around you is doing amazing things. Typical conversations revolve around careers in … [Read more...]
If you want to sell your movie idea and actually get your movie made, stop procrastinating and take action. Start the process by breaking your BIG filmmaking project into small, manageable chunks. How do YOU plan on taking your movie project from … [Read more...]
Are you looking to find film funding? You're not alone. One of the most challenging aspects of film funding is getting investors to take you seriously. The reason you're having trouble finding film funding, is because the risk of funding your movie … [Read more...]
For most filmmakers, independent film financing is a mystery. When I was starting out, I met with a nearly a dozen "producers" who refused to share their independent film financing secrets with me… I don’t know why they were so secretive. But it … [Read more...]