Documentary Budgeting


$35 DCTV Members // $85 Non-Members

What are the standard costs for making a documentary film? Have you considered all of your potential line items? There’s only so long that you can fudge your numbers. Learn how to create a realistic and professional budget catered to your film’s needs and scope to secure funding and keep your project on track!

This is a Producing clinic that will offer invaluable knowledge from a working professional in a discussion setting.

Topics include:

  • Budget Formats
  • Anatomy of a Budget
  • Categories
  • Line Items
  • How to Determine Rates

Capacity: 15 students | Duration: 3 hrs

Materials: All you need to bring is yourself!

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Winter/Spring 2020
A Thu 2/20 6:30pm - 9:30pm Andrea Ortega-Williams