Before acquiring any literary material, the buyer will require proof of ownership from the seller, to ascertain the status of the seller’s rights.
Do film producers really need to go through the trouble of casting big-name actors in their indie film?
You have an idea, story, treatment or screenplay for a film, television show or commercial that you would like to submit to a production company.
These 10 essential things that ought to be done if filmmakers are to bring their creation to life on screen and be compensated for their work.
During the film acquisitions process, a film distributor commences negotiations on an acquisition and distribution agreement with the production company.
Making an independent film is like starting a company from the ground up: you’re creating a brand, operating a business and selling a product.
The development of a motion picture requires acquisition of rights to a screenplay or an underlying property on which the screenplay will be based.
Talent packaging is the process of attaching writers, actors, directors, producers, crew or other essential ingredients to a project.
The tools you use to develop, produce, acquire or distribute your feature film will depend on what role you play in the feature film industry.
It is a common saying in Hollywood that ‘black doesn’t travel,’ that is to say, that ‘black’ films don’t do well in international markets.