Posts Tagged ‘Finance

10 Tips on Indie Distribution, Funding, Casting

Good tips from the BNA Atlas International Film & TV Finance Summit. Like this one: Jodi Peikoff, also an entertainment attorney, represents clients like Michael C. Hall. Using Hall as an example, Peikoff explained that he has no shortage of offers to play gay characters or serial killers, given his roles on Six Feet Under […]

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Variety: Film Financiers can’t be bothered with small projects

Indies go hang. We need international star appeal.  You know, like Hollywood movies! Link: Film Finance Forum: Challenge for indies – – Variety.

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BusinessWeek recommends Kickstarter for Indie Film Financing

One film raised $345,000 on Kickstarter, a new record. Why not use this? Kickstarter: Financing Small Movies Online

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The Plight of Independent Filmmakers

The plight is that investors aren’t investing due to piracy, according to this viewpoint. The Copyright Alliance Blog » Blog Archive » The Plight of Independent Filmmakers.

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Should Your Independent Film Incorporate Organize as an LLC? – NoFilmSchool

The answer is never as straightforward as it seems.  Be sure to read the comments below the article. Should Your Independent Film Incorporate Organize as an LLC?

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What about Foreign Sales?

Good primer on selling to overseas territories and where to learn more. Link: Film Threat.

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Crowdfunding: All Hype?

Angelo Bell objectively looks at his experiences and those of his friends on “Crowdsourcing and Crowdfunding”. I think he pretty much nails it. Hint: Take hope, it might work for you. Crowdfunding & Crowdsourcing: Don’t Believe the Hype – Associated Content

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80K Budget Indie tries Financing With Product Placements

And it’s on the local level, too! Filmmaker gives companies a shot at stardom : Local Business : The Buffalo News.

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Finding money for your documentary

Common sense advice from a master. Morrie Warshawski on finding money for your documentary : DocumentaryTech.

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Film Department Blows Through $200 Million

…wants to raise $90 million more from naive stock investors (your IRA fund?) And you think YOU have problems! Film Department IPO scheduled for this week [Updated] | Company Town | Los Angeles Times.

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