Independent Film Producing

📒Indie Film Producing ✍ Suzanne Lyons

Indie Film Producing Book
✏Book Title : Indie Film Producing
✏Author : Suzanne Lyons
✏Publisher : Taylor & Francis
✏Release Date : 2012
✏Pages : 243
✏ISBN : 9780240817637
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Indie Film Producing Book Summary : Provides step-by-step guidance on how to produce an independent film.

Independent Film Producing Book
✏Book Title : Independent Film Producing
✏Author : Paul Battista
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 2013-10-08
✏Pages : 320
✏ISBN : 9781621533870
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Independent Film Producing Book Summary : The number of independent films produced each year has almost doubled in the past decade, yet only a fraction will succeed. If, like many filmmakers, you have no industry connections, little to no experience, and a low or ultra-low budget, this outsider’s guide will teach you what you need to know to produce a standout, high-quality film and get it into the right hands. Written by an entertainment lawyer and experienced director and producer, this handbook covers all the most essential business, legal, and practical aspects of producing on a low budget, including: Scripts Business plans Copyright issues Equity and non-equity financing Fund-raising Tax considerations Talent recruiting Scheduling Distribution Securities laws Film festivals And more Also discussed are the new crowd funding laws covered by the JOBS Act, making this book a must-read for every indie producer in today’s economy. If you want to produce a film that gets attention, pick up the book that is recommended or required reading at film, business, and law schools from UCLA to NYU. Whether you’re a recent film school graduate or simply a Hollywood outsider, Independent Film Producing will be like having a best friend who is an experienced, well-connected insider.

📒Producer To Producer ✍ Maureen A. Ryan

Producer To Producer Book
✏Book Title : Producer to Producer
✏Author : Maureen A. Ryan
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2017
✏Pages : 350
✏ISBN : 1615932666
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Producer to Producer Book Summary : This is a comprehensive bible to low-budget film producing for emerging and professional producers. Structured to guide the reader through production meetings, every aspect of the film-production pro-cess is outlined in detail. Invaluable checklists -- which begin 12 weeks before shooting and continue through principal (and secondary) photography and postproduction -- keep the filmmaker on track and on target. Ryan is co-producer of James Marsh's Man on Wire, winner of the 2009 Academy Award for Best Documentary

Film Production Management Book
✏Book Title : Film Production Management
✏Author : Bastian Cleve
✏Publisher : Taylor & Francis US
✏Release Date : 2000
✏Pages : 211
✏ISBN : 0240803930
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Film Production Management Book Summary : This manual details the steps involved in bringing a screenplay to the screen, including organizing, staffing, budgeting, scheduling, securing locations, shooting and post-production. This edition contains new chapters on film festivals and marketing, training and schools, and the Internet.

Ifp Los Angeles Independent Filmmaker S Manual Book
✏Book Title : IFP Los Angeles Independent Filmmaker s Manual
✏Author : Eden H. Wurmfeld
✏Publisher : Taylor & Francis
✏Release Date : 2012-09-10
✏Pages : 323
✏ISBN : 9781136051050
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏IFP Los Angeles Independent Filmmaker s Manual Book Summary : Backed by the resources of Independent Feature Project/West, co-authors Nicole Shay LaLoggia and Eden H. Wurmfeld have written the definitive low-budget production manual. Using examples from the Swingers and Kissing Jessica Stein, this comprehensive manual offers the independent filmmaker a single volume reference covering every aspect of making a film: script rights and rewrites, financing, breakdown, scheduling and budgeting, pre-production, production, postproduction, and distribution. A resource guide listing useful references and organizations, as well as a glossary, complete this guide. The companion CD-ROM features interviews with important figures in the independent film industry, including Billy Bob Thornton and Ang Lee. Forms that are illuminated in the text are also included on the CD for ease of use. The new edition is updated with thorough coverage of digital and HD-how to decide which to shoot on, what the financial impact is, and the effect on preproduction. There is also a new chapter on distribution and expanded material on postproduction.

📒A Killer Life ✍ Christine Vachon

A Killer Life Book
✏Book Title : A Killer Life
✏Author : Christine Vachon
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 2006
✏Pages : 279
✏ISBN : 9780743256308
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Killer Life Book Summary : A behind-the-scenes memoir about taking risks and maintaining credibility in today's independent film arena, written by the woman producer of Boys Don't Cry and Far from Heaven, describes her first two decades in the industry, her controversial decisions, and her observations about the clash between the film worlds of New York and Hollywood.

📒Success In Film ✍ Julia Verdin

Success In Film Book
✏Book Title : Success in Film
✏Author : Julia Verdin
✏Publisher : Matthew William Dean
✏Release Date : 2015
✏Pages : 312
✏ISBN : 0692462775
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Success in Film Book Summary : Success in Film is the ultimate guide to funding, filming and finishing any independent film. Written by veteran filmmakers Julia Verdin and Matt Dean, Success in Film has been specially designed to help aspiring producers, directors, writers, actors, editors - anyone who wants to know how to take control of their own destiny in the world of film by making their own movies. Success in Film begins by helping the filmmaker define success for their film and in doing so find the best path to achieve that success. Whether you want financial success, awards, peer recognition, or just a great demo reel of what you can do, Success in Film can help you achieve that success one film at a time. Whether a film is intended for the big screen or the small, Internet release or Theatrical, this concise guide will takes the reader from inception to delivery. Topics include: how to find your story, how to find funding, how to deal with investors, how to make a business plan, how to make a budget, how to cast the film, how to find the right crew, how to work with actors, how do you get distribution, how to market the film, how to get into festivals, how to self release on amazon, iTunes or other digital platforms and much more! Success in Film is being called one the best books on the market today for aspiring producers. Written for filmmakers, by filmmakers who know the craft.

Producing An Independent Film Book
✏Book Title : Producing an Independent Film
✏Author : James F Simpson
✏Publisher : Lulu Press, Inc
✏Release Date : 2019-08-08
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 9780244508494
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Producing an Independent Film Book Summary : All you need to know to produce your independent film. James Simpson has over thirty films experience, with films starring actors including Al Pacino, Robert DeNiro, Charlize Theron to name a few. This book details the key stages in producing an independent film with practical tips to help save money and deliver the film you want to make. It explains all the areas that a producer needs to know about, including international tax credits and rebates and the routes to financing an independent film. Everything you need to know from concept to screening.

Raindance Producers Lab Lo To No Budget Filmmaking Book
✏Book Title : Raindance Producers Lab Lo To No Budget Filmmaking
✏Author : Elliot Grove
✏Publisher : Taylor & Francis
✏Release Date : 2012-11-12
✏Pages : 416
✏ISBN : 9781136047053
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Raindance Producers Lab Lo To No Budget Filmmaking Book Summary : If you're looking for clear-cut information on how to make a film on a minimal budget that is based on tried and tested techniques - look no further. Elliot Grove has worked on hundreds of low-budget productions, teaches Lo-to-No Budget filmmaking courses and runs the Raindance Film Festival (the largest independent film festival in Europe.) His wealth of teaching and filmmaking experience combined with knowledge of the winning formulas that work is the basis of this book. Refreshingly clear, no-nonsense tricks of the trade. The free CD provides all the contracts and material you need to run a production company and make successful low budget movies; how to schedule, budget and break down a script and how to get it shot with what you have, not what you want. This is a must have read for filmmakers serious about making and selling films. Creative and technical expertise coupled with a behind the scenes look at the film industry makes this book an excellent starting point for beginners. For experienced filmmakers there are plenty of practical approaches in here for you to try, from developing CV's, showreels and business plans to information on pitching, raising finance, creating publicity and much much more. Use it as a point of departure or as an everyday reference tool. The accompanying CD-ROM contains sample budgets, publicity plans, trailers and interviews.

📒The Power Filmmaking Kit ✍ Jason J. Tomaric

The Power Filmmaking Kit Book
✏Book Title : The Power Filmmaking Kit
✏Author : Jason J. Tomaric
✏Publisher : Taylor & Francis
✏Release Date : 2008
✏Pages : 409
✏ISBN : 9780240810218
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Power Filmmaking Kit Book Summary : Think big, spend little! Everything you need to make your movie is in this complete resource kit. The Power Filmmaking Kitis a comprehensive, multimedia book and DVD package that empowers you to produce your own Hollywood-quality movie. Emmy-award winning director Jason Tomaric produced an independent film using only local resources for under $2,000 that not only got picked up for distribution, but is also used as a case study in top film schools. This book shows you how to do the same, regardless of your budget or location. You'll learn how to achieve professional quality on a microbudget, using the resources you have at hand. The book includes: * Coverage of the entire filmmaking process. It's all here, from writing and directing to cinematography, acting, editing, and distribution. * Step-by-step instructions, tips, diagrams, charts, and illustrations show you how to make a Hollywood-caliber movie on a next-to-nothing budget with little upfront money and access only to local resources. The DVD includes: * Time and Again, the profitable, award-winning, internationally distributed, independent film made for under $2,000 * One hour of video tutorials unveiling how the movie was made...interviews and behind-the-scenes case studies on directing, producting, and editing * Complete rough footage from a scene for editing practice * Forms, contracts, and more resources *The Producer's Notebook includes scripts, storyboards, schedules, call sheets, contracts, letters from the producer, camera logs and press kits from "Time and Again." See how the production was scheduled and organized, read the script, follow the storyboards and watch the production unfold from beginning to end. * Blank contracts and forms that you can print out to use on your own film