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The Insider View: Dov Simens' Filmmaker's Intensive for Screenwriters

Final Draft, A Cast & Crew Entertainment Company

Tuesday, August 7, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 7:15 PM (PDT)

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Can't make the webinar date and time? Don’t worry!
Register now and we'll send you a recording of the event
the day after it takes place.

  Live Webinar with
Legendary Film
Instructor Dov Simens
A Webinar Brought
to You by Final Draft, Inc.


Got Script?

Everyone has a great screenplay sitting on his or her harddrive, iPad or shelf waiting to be made. The
question is - Why don't you make it yourself? It's not as hard as you think. If you want to make
it in the business, no one is going to do it for you.
If you have a script, you can't miss this rare crash-course webinar by legendary film instructor
Dov Simens. Over 75 minutes, Dov will take you through the process of how you finance, produce,
shoot, direct, market and sell your film. Stop imaging your script on the screen, start the process of producing your film today!

During this information-packed webinar Dov will cover the topics you need to know about producing your script, like:
1. Filmmaker Basics
          a) Resources You'll Need
          b) Understanding Guild & Unions
                        1. Working with a Low Budget
2. Budgeting
          a) The Studio Method
          b) The Independent Method
3. Pre-Production
          a) Scheduling
          b) The Best Camera Format For Your Film
          c) Acquiring Equipment & Vendors
          d) Putting Together A Crew
4. Production
          a) Directing: How To
          b) How To Cast Your Film
          c) Shot List
5. Post-Production
          a) Editing
          b) Post Steps
6. Marketing & Publicity
          a) Which Festivals to Submit To
          b) How To Find Buyers
          c) Finding a Distributor
7. Profits & Distribution
          a) Theatrical Deals
          b) Foreign Sales
          c) Ancillary Revenues
8. Financing
           a) Studio Deals
           b) International Co-Productions
           c) Government Funding
           d) Crowd Funding
- And much more!

If you have ever considered getting behind the camera even for a moment, or you want to see your script come to life, you can't miss this event.

As an aspiring screenwriter, you've asked these questions on message boards, at conferences, and to consultants. But now is your chance to ask renowned filmmaking instructor Dov Simens what you need to know about producing your film.

Don't miss this opportunity to find out what Dov Simens has learned about the craft and business of filmmaking, and how you can use his knowledge to get your script to the screen.

Register now to ensure your spot at the live webinar event for only $29. You will receive an email with instructions on attending this event.

There will also be a live question-and-answer session during the last 15 minutes of the webinar where all attendees can chat questions to Dov Simens live. These questions will be chosen at random. You may also submit questions in advance to attention Dov Simens Questions. These submissions will be considered for the Q&A as well.

If you miss the scheduled time, you will receive an email the morning after the event has closed with a link to watch the video at your convenience.

Register now and spend some quality time with Dov Simens, courtesy of the leading software for screenwriters in the business, Final Draft.

About Dov Simens:

For over two decades, legendary film instructor Dov Simens has been Hollywood's most respected and sought-after film instructor. Voted "America's #1 Film Instructor" by the National Association of Film Schools, and having taught at USC, NYU, Harvard, UCLA and over 23 other major universities and film schools around the world, Dov has been revolutionizing the film industry with his 2-Day Film School that packs four years of film education into a single weekend. Attended by many of today's top screenwriters, filmmakers and actors (including Quentin Tarantino, Guy Ritchie, Baz Luhrmann, Will Smith, and more), in just two days Dov teaches you how to write, shoot, produce, direct, finance, market and distribute your film, whether your budget is $5,000, $50,000 or $500,000.
In this very special webinar - the first time Dov Simens has given a webinar anywhere in the world - Dov gives you a "crash course" on how you can finance, produce, direct, market and distribute and profit by making a movie from your script.


About Online Webinars:

This webinar will take place on WebEx. WebEx is a simple, online, user-friendly interface that allows you to participate in this event by listening to the speaker and moderator through your computer speaker or headphones, submitting questions during the Q&A period at the end of the event, and watching the video of the event at any time after the webinar is complete.

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Refund Policy: If technical difficulties are experienced or speakers are unable to attend or must be rescheduled, refunds will be issued only in the form of admission to a future event of your choice.



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