What are the 4 Film Investor Personality Types?
Pitching a film investor!
What are the 4 Film Investor Personality Types? Your investors like the characters in your film have archetypes. Like a character in a film they tend to have a dominating traits about their persona. I can across this ingenious acronym from Tai Lopez, called P.A.S.E., which stands for Practical – Logisics Action – Physical Social – […]
How many times does an indie film producer hear NO???
Pitching a film investor is an art form. It’s something you cultivate with months or years of practice. It’s the equivalent of being in the zone. It’s an invitation into the world of your film and it has to be captivating. How do you condense your life’s work into 20 compelling minutes? How do you capture someones […]
What genre film are you producing?
How many times does an indie film producer hear NO??? In a day, a week, a month? Time and time again I have to remind first time filmmakers that if you don’t treat this craft, this art, “show business”, with the proper respect it will leave you in complete poverty. Your passion for filmmaker is […]
What genre film are you producing? Genre gives a great indication on what your film funding strategy should be. Each genre tends to gravitate towards one main funding option. No matter what kind of film you are producing you have to diversify your funding efforts and genre gives you a clear picture on where you should put […]
Who is your ideal film investor?
Equity Crowdfunding is revolutionizing how film producers can fund their slate of films. Its a serious option to consider. In a nut shell, equity crowdfunding is a process where people buy shares in an unlisted company that is not in the stock market. What made this possible was the JOBS Act, which that congress and […]
Did Filmmakers Miss the Digital Revolution?
So where do you find film investors? I think a better question is who is your ideal film investor? Before you start hunting down investors you have to have a clear picture of them. How important is personality, compatibility, or the industry where they made their wealth? How important are business ethics? Yes, I have […]
What’s missing from your indie film business plan?
Did filmmakers miss the digital revolution? There is a new generation of entrepreneurs making a substantial living out of their craft by teaching, offering products, services, and art work. There are countless authors, teachers, gurus, consultants, artists, making 5 to 6 figures every quarter through their own work but a filmmaker can’t even sell a 1,000 […]
Indie Film Ginos Wife
What’s missing from your indie film business plan? These last few months have been extremely busy and I am lining up a fantastic slate for 2017. Time and time again I am reminded that your business plan is the center piece of your business foundation. One of the biggest questions when making a business plan is […]
Producer Screenplay Coverage
I recently got film distribution for our indie film Gino’s Wife starring Pepe Serna, Jesse Borrego, Sandra Nori, and James Gonzaba, and it’s currently on iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/us/movie/ginos-wife/id1135909638 I had the pleasure of being the UPM on this powerful Latino Film. Here is the trailer https://vimeo.com/99802164
PRODUCER SCRIPT COVERAGE How much is your screenplay worth? What potential monetary value does it have? Everyone is familiar with Script Coverage, which is an assessment of your writing skills, characters, arcs, scope, rating system and structure. It’s an educated opinion from an establish screenwriter or script reader. Script Coverage covers the artistic aspect of […]