Nuts & Bolts of Film Finance: Seminar with Real-World Financier on 2/21 in L.A

IIFF/LA Film Financing Workshop with Tricia van Klaveren *** Review all details at *** The Los Angeles chapter of the Institute for Int’l Film Financing (IIFF) continues its successful Film Financing Workshops with a powerful seminar about GETTING MOVIES FUNDED.  Don’t miss this intensive learning experience at the junction of filmmaking and finance! Act […]

The Stranger | Slog | Lies, Damn Lies, and the Religious Right’s Statistics

Dan Savage writes abuot politicizing of film financials in the Wall Street Journal and elsewhere: Lies, Damn Lies, and the Religious Right’s Statistics. I hadn’t heard of City of Ember or Fly Me to the Moon until I read about their amazing box office returns in “Houses of Worship.” It’s weird for films that pull […]

Sat, 2/14: “Pitching Your Movie to Investors” in SF.

Learn from ANGEL INVESTOR how to raise money! The Institute for Int’l Film Financing (IIFF) continues its acclaimed Film Financing Workshops with a hands-on seminar about SUCCESSFULLY PITCHING TO INVESTORS. Join us on Saturday in San Francisco for this special occasion! *** For all details, go to *** Our expert instructor, Dr. Patrick O’Heffernan, […]

Film Finance News Today: 2009-01-13

MovieMaker Magazine Navigating the New Independent Film Marketplace MovieMaker Magazine – New York,NY,USA He has served as counsel to numerous award-winning writers, directors and producers, as well as industry-leading film production, film finance and film … Future cloudy for California solar farm Los Angeles Times – CA,USA It manufactures its own thin-film photovoltaic panels to […]

Film Finance News Today 2009-01-12

Italian filmmaker’s ‘Louis XIV’ a different kind of historical … Macon Telegraph – Macon,GA,USA After an abortive attempt to make a film about the history of iron, Rossellini was hired by a French television network to direct a movie about the … New Productions, Acquisitions for Empire Film Group Drive … GlobeNewsWire (press release) – […]

Film Finance News Today 2009-01-11

Cruising for trouble: ‘My part in Hitler’s downfall’ by Tom Cruise Daily Mail – UK Indeed, the German Federal Film Fund eventually ploughed £4.7 million into the £56 million budget for the film. And last year Cruise was awarded the … A plum role for developer in film city Chandigarh Tribune – India While officials […]