FILM 7462G: The Business of Film

60 hours; 3 credits

This course is designed to provide producing students with a systematic overview of the modern day filmed entertainment business. The course will not only cover the traditional ?Hollywood System? operating out of Los Angeles but will examine the independent film model as well as worldwide approached to producing moving image works. The course will take a critical look at the financing, production, marketing, and distribution of filmed entertainment.

Prerequisite: Matriculation for the M.F.A. in Producing or permission of the Department Chair.

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