The place for all producers to discuss, share content and offer tips and advice on raising funds, setting a budget, on set strategies and all other topics related to producing a film, television or theater project

Hiring an indie Director and Distribution

Hello all. Just a general question (posted the same one in "Directing..."). I am meeting with some investors very soon about a script that I wrote. The producer/Director that I usually work with is not super excited about this script and, although I know he will still be a huge support when it comes...

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TV Salaries 2017

Want to work in TV? Don't count on getting rich ... and you'll make 11% less than the median if you female or "of color."  <

Cannes 2017!

I'm off to Cannes this weekend and hopefully coming back with progress on at least one movie project. Anyone else going? Let's meet for a cheeky glass of something! Please get in touch :)

GOT Adaptations

No surprise here ... :)

10 Trips/Tricks of Producing

Some interesting tips for producers. Finding ways to distribute other than theatrical is now paramount to success.

10 Tricks And Traps Of Film Producing - Raindance
10 Tricks And Traps Of Film Producing - Raindance
Film producing is an occupation fraught with danger, mishaps and misfortune. As Shakespeare said: many a slip twixt cup and lip. Here are the ten areas where new producers trip up. 1. Measure Success…
Thank You PGA!

Honored to be invited back to teach story development at the PGA's Power of Diversity Producers Workshop--my 6th year! Always a challenge and fun--love these people :)

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PGA Power of Diversity Producers Workshop Early Bird Deadline

EARLY BIRD DEADLINE THIS MON FEB 13 midnight! Producer training from the best in the biz!Save $$$, apply now!

NATPE - anybody here going?

Hello all - new to the forum (but not the industry) - wanted to see if there were any among us who will be attending the NATPE Conference next week in Miami. I apologize to the Powers That Be if this post is in the wrong topic slot. If there is a better place where it should be stored please advise. Let's meet up in Miami, TV content makers!

LONDON 6/7 DEC 2016: - The meeting place for... production with exhibitors from over 50 countries...

Focus - The meeting place for international production
Focus - The meeting place for international production
FOCUS returns to the Business Design Centre London on 5/6 December. It's a unique opportunity to showcase locations, filming incentives and production services to decision makers...
Berlinale Talents turns 15 and shows “Courage: Against All Odds” - 2017

With its focus on “Courage: Against All Odds”, the 15th edition of Berlinale Talents takes on the significance of everyday bravery and fearlessness for today’s film professionals. 250 exceptional Talents and over 100 international experts and mentors will be invited to the six-day programme, held on...

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China allows 34 foreign films per year...

... to be imported on a revenue-sharing basis, about 80 percent of which are American-produced.

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Miramax Resurection

Interesting article on the rebirth of Miramax... (no not the Weinsteins again)...