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…Ten Secrets. And How Producers Can Respond 2014 May 21 Eleven Reasons Why ‘Preferred Producers’ Earn Repeat Commissions From Multiple Networks 2014 May 15 Who’s Hot? ID’s ‘Pulp Faction’ and Other Unscripted US Network Winners, 1Q 2014 vs 1Q 2013 2014 May 12 国际趋势:美国真实节目峰会实况 2014 May 8 ITV Studios to ‘Pawn Stars’ Producer: “You’re worth US$450 Million!” 2014 May 8 单集纪录片市场前景如何? 2014 May 5 How Much? The ‘Rule of Thumb’ for Co-pro’s, Acquisitions and P…

Canada / U.S. Coproductions: Extending the Tax Benefits of ‘Twinning’

…ng similar budgets and broadcaster license commitments Benefit to American Producer The U.S. co-producer gets to produce 5 episodes of a 10-part series instead of none (if there is insufficient financing in the U.S. for a full U.S. series) The American producer can co-ordinate the exploitation of rights worldwide: Under PN 2000-42 , rights are negotiable In practice, the U.S. producer often gets all or most rights outside Canada The Canadian produ…

A+E Networks Showers Its ‘Preferred Producers’ with Valuable Information, Luxury and RESPECT! Why?

…networks concentrate their luxury weekend getaways – and commissions – on ‘preferred producers’? Reliable Execution Successful producers enjoy a reputation for delivering successful programs on time, on budget, and with the minimum drama Access Established producers enjoy day-to-day interaction with their commissioners Success creates access and opportunities to pitch They know the channels’ audiences – their composition and flow They can see wher…

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South African Delegates come to WCSFP, Hong Kong

…and the Association for Transformation in Film and Television. She is the preferred South African Producer for a range of international companies.   Nisha Naidoo The Creative Advantage Nisha has more than 20 years experience in the local and international film and television industries. She has worked with clients and companies in the media industries in Southern, West and East Africa, Europe and North America in the public, private and developme…

Preferred Vendors: Multiple Commissions / Multiple Networks. Why?

…very, AETN and Nat Geo Discovery Networks U.S. Select List of Multi-series Producers Double Producer Series Eps +/- Winner Pilgrim Films & TV 5 50 ** Harpo Studios 5 60 Discovery Studios 4 35 Powderhouse 4 40 Radical Media 4 36 Original Productions 3 35 ** Beyond 3 25 Half Yard 3 40 Sirens Media 3 30 ITV Studios 2 16 Figure 8 / 2 30 Advanced Medical Prodns Mark Burnett 2 20 Cineflix 2 20 World of Wonder 2 16 Digital Ranch 2 20 Atlas Media 2 16 Nat…

History Refreshes ‘The Bible’. Creation Theory #2

…bvious path is to help propel Burnett even higher into the ranks of ‘Super Preferred Producers’ And expand its flow of commissions outside its core business of prime time entertainment Hearst’s 1st calls would have been to channels where Hearst has an ownership stake and where Burnett has not been a leading supplier Like A+E Networks Takeaways Being a producer is tough It’s definitely a good thing to be a ‘preferred producer’ Particularly if you w…

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The Preferred Producer System: Credit for Credits / ‘Preferred’ Doesn’t Mean ‘Forever’!

…rchases Banks are stingier in offering credit than in working memory Only ‘preferred producers’ enjoy the scale and stability to qualify for the $1+/- million line of credit needed to cashflow series for the systematically late-paying networks Producer’s Feedback DocTV.com So why don’t producers just wait it out and start work when the cash flow begins? Producer Networks do whatever they can to maintain control. They make sure that their productio…

Eleven Reasons Why ‘Preferred Producers’ Earn Repeat Commissions From Multiple Networks

…chases. Banks are stingier in offering credit than in recent memory. Only ‘preferred producers’ with scale enjoy the stability to qualify for the $1,000,000+/- line of credit needed to cashflow a series. Producer: Networks do whatever they can to maintain control. They make sure that production companies’ payment milestones are actually behind so that they have greater leverage and can preserve their own cash flow. Producers almost always start a…