FLM 451

Film Industry, Business, and Finance (Spring)

Lecture, 3 Credit Hours

This course focuses on the business, legal and financial aspects of the motion picture and television industries. Students learn about both the creative and business aspects of production. The course emphasizes the role of the producer, and the various ways that features, documentaries, non-scripted and scripted television series get funded, developed, produced, distributed and marketed. A business plan will be produced. (Recommended for Juniors and Seniors.)