All You Need to Know About the Movie and TV Business

All You Need to Know About the Movie and TV Business

Number of page: 335
Author: Gail Resnik, Scott Trost
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
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Category: Performing Arts

From getting the necessary training and understanding the intricate responsibilities of everyone behind or in front of the camera to getting your first break and avoiding career-specific pitfalls, All You Need to Know About the Movie and TV Business leads you topic by topic through
* A breakdown of job descriptions, from casting directors and key grips to stunt coordinators and film editors * What kinds of deals actors, directors, writers, and producers make when they start out and when they hit the top * How to protect and sell your creative work * How movie deals are put together at studios and by independents * The nuts and bolts of a boilerplate contract * The notorious and mysterious world of profit participations, with a detailed explanation of why there’s never any profit