investing in movies

7 Shortcuts for Attracting People Investing In Movies

Want to find people who are actively investing in movies? Today’s filmmaking question comes from a frustrated screenwriter who needs to find investors. Since this challenge is faced by most filmmakers and screenwriters, I provided some actionable tactics. Question: I have lots of bound ready scripts. I have a great desire and experience to make … Read More

film funding

The Great Film Funding Hoax: Why Investors Don’t Care (And What To Do)

One of the toughest parts of getting business minded prospective investors to take you seriously is distribution. Like it or not, your film distribution strategy has a ripple effect on all other aspects of your movie production, including film finance…

Independent Film Financing

As you may or may not know, independent film funding can be a little overwhelming. If you’ve ever dabbled in the business side of making a movie, you know what I mean. The first time I heard people talk about writing a business plan or offering a private placement memorandum, I suddenly felt like I was on another planet. And if you’re like most filmmakers, you would much rather focus on actually getting your movie made, instead of cold calling rich and successful people to set up random pitch meetings…