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NYFA. Producing Workshop program

FRIDAY,
DECEMBER 2 – INTRODUCTORY SESSION

18:00

Registration

18:30

Introductory lecture and acquaintance

19:00 – 21:00

FIRST WORKSHOP

- Producer’s Work: Fusion of Creativity and Commercial Component

- Creative Producing and Production Management

PRODUCERS PITCH: Brainstorm of Creating the Project Concept

SATURDAY,
DECEMBER 3 – CREATIVE PRODUCING

10:00 – 12:00

PRODUCING. OVERVIEW

- Roles of Producer in Film and Television

- Hierarchy and Project Workflow

- Working with Unions and Guilds

13:00 – 15:00                               

FINANCE, MARKETING AND DISTRIBUTION

- Co-Productions, Incentives and Rebates

- Studio Financial Structure versus Independent/Private Equity Financing

- Traditional and New Standard Publicity and Marketing

- Pre-Sales, Foreign Sales and Distribution Platforms 

16:00 – 18:00

PROJECT PITCH AND BUSINESS PLAN/TV SHOW BIBLE

- Logline and Key Story Points

- Business Plan Components

- TV Series Show Bible Components

 

AT HOME EXERCISE:

Workshop participants apply concepts discussed today and begin to outline his or her project. 

SUNDAY,
DECEMBER 4 – PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT

10:00 – 10:30 

Review and Discuss At Home Exercises 

10:30 – 12:00                   

CREW HIERARCHY AND LOGISTICS

- Pre-Production Workflow

- On-Set Hierarchy

- Paperwork Flow

13:00 – 15:00

SCHEDULING

- Standard Rules of and Practices in Scheduling

15:30 – 17:30

BUDGETING

- Above the Line and Below the Line

- Contingency

18:00 – 19:30

IN CLASS EXERCISE

Workshop participants continue to develop his or her project concepts, through research of financial and other factors discussed today. 

19:30

WORKSHOP WRAP UP 

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