San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Develop, finance, produce and sell your first £1m movie.
A one day workshop for filmmakers who want to work at the £1m budget level and beyond.We show you how to restructure, position and package your film so that it is attractive to broadcasters, investors and international sales agents.
Richard Holmes is an award-winning, creative, independent film producer with a string of successful credits including Eden Lake, Shooting Fish (which he co-wrote) and the US/UK hit Waking Ned. He is currently post-producing Jadoo, Amit Gupta’s second feature following Resistance based on the novel by Owen Sheers, starring Andrea Riseborough and Michael Sheen. Richard recently wrapped production on Keeping Rosie, a tense thriller shot in the Isle Of Dogs, written and directed by Steve Reeves.
He’s also structured international co-productions, chaired UK trade associations, co-founded a profitable film finance business, set up first-look deals with distributors and incentive bodies and lectured at universities & academies.
When & Where
How To Make A Film
From the offices of The London Screenwriters' Festival and the desk of Guerilla Filmmaker Chris Jones. We have been making films and teaching filmmakers since the early nineties, with oscar shortlisted films under our belt, a string of features theatrically releases as well as headline events like TEDxEaling and The Guerilla Filmmakers Masterclass.