Pitching film projects, in itself, an art form. I have taught entire seminars on pitching and there is always room for improvement. The pitch may be the only chance you get to talk to your HNI (High Net worth Individual) and try to get your prospective investor excited about your film … [Read more...] about The Top 3 Mistakes Filmmakers Make When Pitching Film Projects
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.
Are you looking to find film funding? You're not alone. One of the most challenging aspects of the process is getting prospective investors to take you seriously. The reason you're having trouble finding film funding, is because the risk of funding your film far outweighs the reward. You need to … [Read more...] about The Great Film Funding Hoax: Why Investors Don’t Care (And What To Do)
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
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