Executive Development Services

See how we can help you develop, finance, package, promote, and distribute your project for a successful release

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FE&D develops and strategizes with you

In addition to our educational courses and content, we offer our clients executive film development services to assist with everything from film financing and packaging to the marketing and distribution of your project.

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Development Executive

Development Executive introduces and engages filmmaker with each one of the respective personnel below coordinating the full process keeping each phase on schedule throughout the entire development stage.

Creative Director

The Creative Director graphically designs all content associated with marketing materials for the feature, including a lookbook, proof-of-concept teasers, websites, etc. See the following samples below:
• Lookbook for Thriller genre
• Lookbook for Art-House genre
• Proof-of-Concept teaser for Thriller
• Proof-of-Concept teaser for Art-House
For more work samples, view portfolios by our creative director partners, CW1 Films and James Zhou.

Line Producer - Budgets / Schedules

With the screenplay finalized, the Line Producer will create multiple budget & shooting schedule versions after doing a script breakdown with designated filming locations established.

Talent / Casting Agency

Filmmaker will work with either the Casting or Talent Agency on identifying and auditioning lead actors for select roles. The package will be sent to their specific agents and managers at CAA, UTA, WME, etc. Our talent and casting partners include BARDEN / SCHNEE Casting and Caroline Sinclair Casting.

Legal (Production) Counsel

An Entertainment Attorney is brought on board to register the feature film as LLC, formulate operating (production) agreement amongst managing members along with executing cast and crew contracts.

Location Scouting - Film Scenes  

Location Manager is assigned to work with filmmakers on scouting and securing locations per all of the scenes in the script in order to determine exact costs, shooting days and viability according to company moves and overall logistics.

Film Education workshops and courses

FILMSTARTUP Educates and Guides you

We use film financing strategies to get the right ingredients inside Feature Film packages taught by industry veteran professionals and instructors.

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