What You Need To Know About Film Acquisitions

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The old model of film acquisitions meant that you would give up your film to a distributor for years at a time, in exchange for a cash advance and a back-end percentage. You would then move on to your next project, and the distributor would do "all that business stuff" and send you a quarterly statement. This film acquisitions model worked for generations. Back then, the … [Read more...]

Episodic Funding Model

Brian Norgard is the founder of Chill. And today he stopped by Filmmaking Stuff to share news about the Vigilante Diaries, which is also the first series ever to use the "episodic funding model." In full disclosure, I manage film acquisitions for Chill - at the same time I thought the filmmaking community would benefit from the Episodic Funding Model, so I included the … [Read more...]