Wouldn't it be great if there was one big filmmaking secret? Something so cool that if you applied it, you would accelerate your filmmaking career to the next level? The truth is, making a living making movies is challenging. And if you're trying to produce next film project, you might be at a … [Read more...] about Filmmaking Secret Revealed: What They Don’t Want You To Know
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.
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 entertainment: "What do you do?" "I'm a … [Read more...] about How To Make It In Hollywood
When it comes to writing a film business plan, most filmmakers get it wrong. Most filmmakers never take time to project a realistic return on investment. And for this reason, most film business plans look great on paper but fail to capture the attention of prospective investors. Don't feel bad. … [Read more...] about The Minimalist Guide To Writing A Film Business Plan
If you're looking to meet with film investors, you're not alone. Go to any film festival and you will see dozens of other filmmakers looking for someone who can write big fat checks. The challenge is, most prospective investors don't walk around with t-shirts advertising their net-worth. Even if … [Read more...] about How To Meet With Film Investors Without Looking Like An Amateur
An independent film business plan allows you to fully understand the business aspects of your project. You will want to outline your budget and show how the money will be spent. You will also highlight your team, your objectives and importantly, your marketing, sales and distribution … [Read more...] about You Need More Than An Independent Film Business Plan