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

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