Film Production Management / Edition 3

Film Production Management / Edition 3

by Bastian Cleve
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0240806956

ISBN-13: 9780240806952

Pub. Date: 11/01/2005

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Film Production Management will tell you in step-by-step detail how to produce a screenplay and get it onto the big screen. Whether you are an aspiring or seasoned film professional, this book will be an indispensable resource for you on a day-to-day basis. This updated edition remains true to the practical, hands-on approach that has made previous editions so

Overview

Film Production Management will tell you in step-by-step detail how to produce a screenplay and get it onto the big screen. Whether you are an aspiring or seasoned film professional, this book will be an indispensable resource for you on a day-to-day basis. This updated edition remains true to the practical, hands-on approach that has made previous editions so successful, and has been updated with revised forms, permits, and budgets applicable to all productions; contains important information on standards and typical processes and practices; includes the latest information available on technological advances such as digital FX; and discusses the impact of the Internet on filmmaking.

Film production professionals at all levels of experience will benefit from the information in this handbook to film production management.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780240806952
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/01/2005
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
236
Product dimensions:
0.50(w) x 10.00(h) x 7.00(d)

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Table of Contents

Introductionix
1The Production Manager1
The Production Manager's Job2
The Process of Production Management4
Practical Tips6
2The Business of Film9
Development9
Preproduction12
Production (Principal Photography)12
Postproduction19
3Preparing for Production23
Script Breakdown23
Shooting Schedule42
4Special Tips for Low-Budget Productions55
What Makes a Movie Expensive?56
Making Deals64
5Locations67
Location Survey67
Film Commissions70
Permits73
Foreign Shoots82
6Unions85
Screen Actors Guild and Screen Extras Guild85
Directors Guild of America96
The Union/Nonunion Debate98
7Cast and Crew101
Hiring Procedures101
Crew Duties106
Actors and Agents110
8Contracts, Agreements, and Working Permits113
Staff, Crew, and Actor Agreements114
Other Agreements128
Immigration Laws and Working Permits133
9The Budget and Production Budget Forms141
The Production Budget Process142
Production Budget Forms145
10Insurance161
Types of Insurance162
Guild- and Union-Required Insurance Benefits170
11Completion Bonds171
Completion Bond Contract174
12Film Festivals and Markets191
13Film Schools195
Appendix 1Selected Addresses199
National Guilds199
Producers' Organizations200
Government Offices200
Location Scouting and Permit Services200
State Film Commissions201
Appendix 2Example Agreement Forms205
Unit Production Manager and Assistant Director Deal Memorandum-Film206
Location Agreement207
Location Information Sheet209
SAG Taft/Hartley Report210
SAG Daily Contract (Day Performer) for Theatrical Motion Pictures211
Cast Deal Memo212
Crew Deal Memo214
Index215

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