Documentary Budgeting


$30 DCTV Members // $80 Non-Members

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

This workshop is a Producing Clinic.

Topics include:

  • Budget Formats
  • Anatomy of a Budget
  • Categories
  • Line items
  • Industry Standard Rates

Capacity: 15 students | Duration: 2 hrs

Materials: All you need to bring is yourself! This workshop will offer invaluable knowledge from a working artist in a discussion setting.

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*If registration is closed, please call 212.966.4510 x646 to be added to the wait list.


Winter/Spring 2019
A Thu 3/21 6:30pm - 8:30pm Instructor TBD