Usman Shaikh discusses various legal and business aspects of film production in this Masterclass Series by Auteur Academy, a Hollywood accelerator program for independent filmmakers.

Intro: Meet Production Attorney Usman Shaikh

 

Episode 01: What is Production Legal?

 

Episode 02: Agencies

 

Episode 03: The Benefits and Pitfalls of Investing in Hollywood

 

Episode 04: What to Look For When Investing in Film

 

Episode 05: Return on Investment

 

Episode 06: Investing in Start-Ups vs Films

 

Episode 07: The Importance of Sticking to a Budget

 

Episode 08: What to Look For in Distribution Deals

 

Episode 09: Pre-Sales

 

Episode 10: Distribution with Streaming Partners