Film meets Finance on 9/25 at Academy of Art.

World-class presenters + networking. *** Visit http://sfb.filmfinancing.org/092508l for details; learn about Workshop at http://sfb.filmfinancing.org/092708l *** The Institute for Int’l Film Financing (IIFF) continues its successful series of education & networking events at the nexus of FILMMAKING & FINANCE with a high-impact Film Financing Townhall in San Francisco.  Join us on September 25 for an exciting […]

Alex Cox, Macverick filmmaker on film finance

Interesting review in today’s LA times of Cox’s memoir, “X Films”: Cox recounts his sales pitch and still cringes, observing the tensions between indie filmmakers and their investors: “People with spare money to invest in film are liable to have issues about their wealth, their parents; whereas independent filmmakers are apt to be political, angry, […]