Filmmaking Myth #2: “I don’t care about the money.”

Movies are expensive.

Every movie is a debt.


It’s noble to think we’re doing this for the love of art / cinema / filmmaking.

It’s nice to believe movies are all about the art.

But after much consideration, I believe the opposite.

Movies are about money.

Every movie you admire is the product of someone else’s investment.

So let’s explore four different ways movies are traditionally funded >>

Filmmaking Economic Model (1 of 4) THE PATRON

Filmmaking Myth #1: “I’m just a kid making movies. Nobody’s going to take me seriously.”