To obtain funding from film grants, private investors, sponsors, or a film studio, you must demonstrate the worth of your film.
Film Business Plan Template
The film business plan is a template, a step-by-step guide for structuring your film as a business and presenting it to investors.
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The Film Business Plan's goal is to define:
- What is your film about
- Who is behind the film
- What is your film hook or USP (Unique Selling Point)
- Who is going to watch your film
- How big is the audience and where you going to find them
- How much is the film going to cost
- Where is the money coming from
- How much can investors expect in return
Film Business Plan Example
A 'pitch deck,' as it is also known, simply download the template which includes a detailed explanation and examples, and you will have a professional business plan to impress investors.
Our film business plan template is ready; simply replace the text with your information, save as a pdf, and send to investors.
What is included in this Film Business Plan?
- Confidentiality Agreement: Note what is contained in your document is Private and Confidential
- Executive Summary: Overview of the project, abbreviated budget, capital required
- Key Team: Present the Team behind your project
- Film Treatment: Introduce your Characters and layout the screenplay structure
- The Audience: Who is the Target Audience, Potential Size and Current Audience
- Production Plan: Estimated time frame for Completion of Financing, Date of Production and Post Production, Acceptance into Film Festivals, etc
- Distribution Strategy
- Finance Plan: Budget Top Sheet, Tax Credits and Rebates
- Film Proposal: A 1-page summary (top sheet) to attract key cast and crew, present to festivals, etc
- Film Income Projections: Convince Investors with a projected return
- Audience Calculator: Estimate how much money you can earn from your social following
- Film Budgets: Extensive Film Budget, Research and Development Budget and Budget by Percentages
How to write a Film Business Plan
- Just download the film business plan that includes all the above files to your computer.
- The files will automatically open in Word .docx and Excel formats.
- Edit the prepared text and make it your own for all your upcoming projects.
It's easy, your film and future projects will be a breeze!