Author Archives: Anne Marie Gillen

Bloomberg BNA International Film + TV Finance Summit

I’m looking forward to being a panelist on the upcoming finance summit March 19-20, 2014. Click the link below to sign up and join me there! For financiers, studio executives and producers, and the investment, legal, accounting, tax and consulting professionals … Read More

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How I Went From Being a Dancer/Choreographer in Minnesota to Financing and Executive Producing “Fried Green Tomatoes”

I was at the top of my game – a ‘big’ fish in a small pond – Minneapolis, MN.  I was acting, dancing and choreographing one show after another.  I was earning a living – what could be better.  Then … Read More

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DIY Distribution

DIY distribution is the most time consuming, expensive and risky of all the DIY windows for the indie producer to undertake; however, it still is a viable option.   For DIY Distribution, the Producer literally rents (Four Walls) each screen from … Read More

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What Do I Need to Approach Potential Investors?

  There are 3 main documents you will need when raising equity financing for your project: ·         Business Plan ·         Limited Liability Company/Agreement ·         Private Placement Memorandum (PPM or offering) The trio complement each other and all become part of … Read More

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Why You? Why Your Project?

Shakespeare once wrote that “all the world’s a stage”. Filmmaking is one such stage and it has never been so crowded! Currently, there are roughly 500,000 filmmakers worldwide, 10,000 films made annually and only 200 or so obtain a strong … Read More

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5 Secrets Webinar – One Last Chance!

The 5 Secrets to a Successful Business Plan FREE webinar from Anne Marie Gillen If you missed Thursday’s webinar, you have One Last Chance! Producers! Wishing for the secrets to get your next film financed? Wish granted! Join the free webinar … Read More

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The Five Secrets – Back by Popular Demand!

  The 5 Secrets to a Successful Business Plan:  Back by Popular Demand! Producers! Wishing for the secrets to get your next film financed? Wish granted! Join the free webinar on Business Plans on Thursday, April 25th at 5pm PST … Read More

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The Five Secrets Webinar

The 5 Secrets to a Successful Business Plan: A new webinar from Anne Marie Producers! Wishing for the secrets to get your next film financed? Wish granted! Join the free webinar on Business Plans on Wednesday, March 20th at 10am PST … Read More

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Webinar Free GIFT Sign Up

Thank you for attending Moviola’s “Financing Your Next Indie Film.” Now use the form below to receive a free GIFT from Anne Marie Gillen, which will be an Excel Spreadsheet of How to Track Comparable Films. We’d love to hear … Read More

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FREE Webinar: “Financing Your Next Indie Film” on October 23 at 10AM

Join Anne Marie Gillen on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 10:00am for a FREE webinar:  Financing Your Next Indie Film.  The Webinar is a step-by-step guide to understanding all the financial sources for financing your film and the tools necessary to … Read More

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