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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 7

What you'll learn in this film class:

What are the standard costs for making a documentary film? Have we considered all of our potential line items? There’s only so long that you can guess at your numbers. Learn how to create a realistic and professional budget catered to your film’s needs and scope that will secure funding and keep your project on track!

Topics include:
  • Budget Formats
  • Anatomy of a Budget
  • Categories
  • Line items
  • Industry Standard Rates
Materials: All you need to bring is yourself! This workshop will offer invaluable knowledge from a working artist in a discussion setting.

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