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With a well written Film Business Plan,
you'll soon be ready to roll credits

LOUISE LEVISON, President of Business Strategies, is the "guru" of film business plans.

  • Making a single film?
  • Creating a slate or company?
  • Need to consult on the film industry or other Entertainment segment?

Call Louise and Business Strategies

Need Money for a Movie? Don’t Go in Empty Handed!

Attracting Investors begins with a solid business plan by Business Strategies that allows investors to gauge the profit potential of your movie.

We’ll draft a business plan that maximizes your chances to secure the financing you need to make your movie.

Before You Fade to Black, Show ‘em You Won’t Run in the Red

Financial projections show investors how and when they’ll make their money.
Vital elements investors look for are:

• Worldwide revenues and costs for comparative movies
• Projected profit
• Projected cash flow
• A detailed explanation of the assumptions underlying the financial projections for your film

Get a Jump-start on Your Business Plan with Louise Levison’s book, “Filmmakers and Financing: Business Plans for Independents”

Now in its seventh edition, “Filmmakers and Financing” is the industry standard. It explains in a step-by-step format how to write a business plan and includes access to a password-protected site that offers a downloadable course for writing your plan and other proven tips for attracting financing.

(Available 1/9/13)

Louise Talks Indies

I will be signing copies of Filmmakers and Financing: Business Plans for Independents at Dolly's Bookstore (510 Main Street, Park City) on January 20th at 2 P.M. The first, most crucial, step in making a film is finding the funds to do it. This book tells you how to tell the investors what they want to know.

The next the class ― "Filmmakers and Financing: Business Plans for Independents" ― starts April 1ST. Registration details are at The class is MGMNT 403.3 Reg. # 46153. This course offers a step-by-step approach to creating a winning business plan for investors. From the executive summary to the financial plan, you learn how to research, organize, and present your case to private investors. Topics include how to write a synopsis, present your projects, determine the target market(s) for your film, and calculate financial projections. The class is presented every Fall and Spring Quarter.
See "Bio" for Previous Speaking Engagements




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