Validate Your Film!
What are the 4 Film Investor Personality Types?
At some point you have to validate your film! You have to test your screenplay, business plan, and your vision. You will be embarking on a 2-5 year journey from script to distribution without question. Minimum! Before you mortgage your home (yes I’ve seen this happen before), get into a divorce, or put yourself and your […]
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 – […]
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 […]
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 […]
Product Placement Hacks For Film Producers
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 […]
Film Funding Pillars
What does every business, service, product or company crave? Attention! Exposure! Brand loyalty! Since cinema’s inception producers have been plugging products and services into their films for a price or free products. As an indie film producer you have to find product placement hacks that you can implement immediately. So how does an independent film producer […]
There are four major pillars in film funding. Investors, Product Placement, Crowdfunding, and Soft Money . Each one has its own systematic approach and execution. The key to film funding is diversification. Your script will give you an inclination on where you should be putting your efforts in. Regardless, you should incorporate all four film funding […]