The Biz by Schuyler MooreThe Biz by Schuyler Moore

The Biz

bySchuyler Moore

Paperback | January 1, 2007

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Today's film industry is a legal and financial obstacle course that all independent filmmakers must learn to master. In view of this, The Biz--a highly accessible overview of the industry's important business, legal and financial aspect--is a must-read for all filmmakers. It includes thorough explanations and discussions of: Film-industry business jargon; Raising financing; Business structuring; Securities laws; Budgeting essentials; Dealing with the guilds; Loans; Completion guarantees; The legal and financial ramifications of distribution deals; Calculating net profits; Film-industry accounting practices and contingent payments; Copyright, publicity, and trademark laws; Screen credits; Talent demands; Litigation problems; Bankruptcy; Taxation of film companies; The Internet distribution of film . . . and much more. The Biz also includes a dozen useful sample forms and agreements.

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Title:The BizFormat:PaperbackDimensions:388 pages, 9.05 × 6 × 0.77 inPublished:January 1, 2007Publisher:Silman-James PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1879505940

ISBN - 13:9781879505940

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