This information is from the 2014-2015 Undergraduate Bulletin. Please note that registration restrictions are subject to change.

RTVF 148   - Producing the Motion Picture

This course is an examination of the methods and procedures for producing a professional motion picture. It focuses on all phases of the process, including financing, development, pre-production, production, post production, distribution and marketing. Students learn the principles and methods involved in screenplay evaluation, budgeting, creation of standard deal memos, negotiating union and non-union contracts, producing standard industry paperwork and accounting procedures. Students also explore strategies and parameters for negotiating foreign and domestic theatrical distribution, cable, Internet, music, DVD and auxiliary rights.

Semester Hours: 3 

RTVF 010. No liberal arts credit. Lab fees additional.

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