Intro to Film Producing (Two Day Course)

Apply From: 18th of July 2019
Application Deadline:
Start Date: Ongoing


  • Two-day weekend course (Saturday-Sunday, 10am-5pm)
  • For students interested in the role of Producer and who would like to learn about processes and concepts involved in the production, distribution and exhibition of screen content
  • The course is taught by an industry professional Producer
  • Suitable for beginners, no previous experience is required


  • Learn about industry structure, terminology and jargon
  • Find out about the key roles a Producer undertakes – creative, financial, legal and organisational
  • Discover the main stages of screen content production: from concept to delivery
  • Find out about contracts for hiring a writer, buying a screenplay and adapting existing material
  • Become familiar with the key finance documents such as investor agreements, financing packs, business plans and recoupment schedules
  • Learn about budgeting by looking at budget templates for real films
  • Find out about contracts, going rates of pay and hierarchy of a film crew
  • Become familiar with risk assessment and insurance needed for your project
  • Learn about sales agent agreement, distribution agreement, deliverables list and chain of title

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