A New Approach

Dear Filmmaker,

This easy to follow film funding training was created to help indie filmmakers (as well as actor/producers and writer/producers) get feature films made. Each training module will provide you with creative approaches and guidance by a successful Hollywood producer who has raised over $25 million dollars. You will gain an understanding of the paperwork and tactics needed to create an effective pitch packet so you can finance feature films.

Bankroll

A Must Have For ANY Aspiring Producer!

This training is a must have for your indie filmmaking arsenal. The videos will provide you with clear, direct and honest instruction. 


Curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

    • Introduction To Bankroll

  • 2

    Part 1 - Welcome to Indiewood

    • 1 - What is Indiewood?

    • 2 - The state of the film business

    • 3 - Positives and Negatives for you

  • 3

    Why You Need This Video Series

    • 4 - Your goals and dreams?

    • 5 - Taking the bull by the horns

    • 6 - A Step by Step Approach

  • 4

    What No One Else Can Do

    • 7 - Beware of False Profits!

    • 8 - Why listen to me

    • 9 - Following the path

  • 5

    Selling Yourself on the Project

    • 10 - The Value of Money

    • 11 - The Parent Game

    • 12 - Assigning a Real NUMBER

  • 6

    The 5 Steps to Prepping

    • 13 - The Killer Script/Killer Idea

    • 14 - The Number

    • 15 - Insanity Vs. Liability

    • 16 - The Pitch

    • 17 - The Business Plan

    • 18 - Interdependence

  • 7

    Practicing the Pitch

    • 19 - The Elevator Pitch

    • 20 - The “Meets” Pitch

    • 21 - Always be Pitching (ABP)

  • 8

    The Business Plan Breakdown

    • 22 - Why use my Business Plans?

    • 23 - Graphic Design and Look

    • 24 - Must be Organic

    • 25 - The Section Breakdown

    • 26 - Detailing the H.I.R.

    • Business Plan Template Download

  • 9

    Finding the Money

    • 27 - What Are HNIs?

    • 28 - Where to Look

  • 10

    Starting the Train

    • 29 - How to start

    • 30 - How to Continue

  • 11

    The Ten-Arm Approach

    • 31 - Imagining the 10 arms

    • 32 - Pushing on all fronts

  • 12

    The Vested Interest Approach

    • 33 - What is The Vested Interest Approach

    • 34 - How to use it to your advantage

    • 35 - The LND Investors

  • 13

    The Networking Approach

    • 36 - What is the Networking Approach

    • 37 - Hiring a publicist

    • 38 - Socializing

  • 14

    The Finder’s Fee Approach

    • 39 - What is the Finder’s Fee Approach

    • 40 - Legal issues

    • 41 - The Great Side Effect

    • 42 - How to start

  • 15

    The Distributor Approach

    • 43 - What is the Distributor Approach

    • 44 - Where to find distributors?

    • 45 - The Markets – AFM, Cannes, Berlin

  • 16

    The Attachment Approach

    • 46 - What is the Attachment Approach

    • 47 - Pay or Play

    • 48 - The Baseball analogy

  • 17

    The Dangerous Approach

    • 49 - What is the Dangerous Approach

    • 50 - The 500k situation

    • 51 - Why does it work?

  • 18

    The Structured Approach

    • 52 - What is the structured approach

    • 53 - Tax incentives

    • 54 - Gap Financing

    • 55 - Production and Post deals

  • 19

    The Law of Attraction

    • 56 - What is it?

    • 57 - Using LOA to raise money

    • 58 - Continue the work

  • 20

    Getting It Done

    • 59 - Staying on Target

    • 60 - Re-VAL

  • 21

    Closing The Deal

    • 61 - Moving to the Close

    • 62 - Legal Paperwork

  • 22

    The Special Tips

    • 63 - Let them talk!

    • 64 - Energy and Passion

    • 65 - Drinking

    • 66 - Common Ground

    • 67 - Googling

    • 68 - Never say Closed til it’s closed!

    • 69 - Never brag

    • 70 - Focus on the deal

    • 71 - Remember this is Work!

    • 72 - Never choose to sleep

    • 73 - Don’t over promise

    • 74 - Ask Hard Questions

    • 75 - Be Conscious of Feelings

    • 76 - Give Value

  • 23

    Future of the Film Business

    • 77 - Where it’s going

    • 78 - What does that mean for you?

  • 24

    Taking Action!

    • 79 - What Now?

    • 80 - The Violin Story

    • 81 - Dreams DO Come True

About Your Instructor

Film Finance Expert

Tom Malloy

Having raised over 25M to produce my own feature films, I have learned what works and what does not. In this training, I am going to reveal my strategies. Go through each module, one-by-one and absorb the info. Then take action!

From Other Filmmakers

Producer

Carole Joyce

Tom understands what it takes to close an investor and to even find them! He is an excellent teacher and I highly recommend him.

Independent Filmmakers

DJ Travis & Ellen Yee Say

Tom’s willingness to share his experience so openly has definitely helped launch us on our way to producing our first feature film.

Writer/Director

Tom Holland

Getting the money is most vital part of getting your film made. Without money, nothing else can happen. Kudos to Tom Malloy.

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