Bankroll: A New Approach to Financing Feature Films

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There is one golden rule in Hollywood: He who has the gold makes the rules. At the end of the day, your film can have every other element in place, yet if it lacks financing, its never going to happen. This book tells you how to get the gold.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781932907575
  • Publisher: Michael Wiese Prod
  • Publication date: 6/1/2009
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 205
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments viii

Introduction ix

Chapter 1 Welcome to Indiewood 1

Chapter 2 Why Do You Need This Book? 33

Chapter 3 What No One Else Can Do 39

Chapter 4 Selling Yourself on the Project 49

Chapter 5 Creating the Business Plans 59

Chapter 6 Practicing the Pitch 95

Chapter 7 Finding the Money 109

Chapter 8 Starting the Train 119

Chapter 9 The Ten-Arm Approach 129

Chapter 10 The Finder's Fee Approach 137

Chapter 11 The Distributor Approach 149

Chapter 12 The Attachment Approach 159

Chapter 13 The Dangerous Approach 171

Chapter 14 The Structured Approach 177

Chapter 15 The Law of Attraction 183

Chapter 16 Getting It Done 189

Chapter 17 Taking Action! 197

Appendix A Books for Review 199

Appendix B Websites and Other Resources 201

About the Author 205

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