What we're about

If you're a writer, screenwriter, or filmmaker looking for a way to accelerate your career while doing what you love most, this is the group for you. Meeting two to four times a month, we address both the art and science of profitably creating media that entertains, thrills, informs, or transforms.

About Nancy Fulton

I've been running highly-rated meetups in Santa Monica for Writers, Filmmakers and Creative Professionals for several years. You can learn more about them at http://www.NancyFultonMeetups.com .

• You may find some of the following resources created for past events useful if you're looking for immediate help with your creative enterprise. You can find them at http://www.NoBetterFriend.com

How to Legally Find and Accept Money From Investors
(The Best How-To, Practical, Legal, Primer You'll Read)

Budgets, Breakdowns & Cash Flows: The Numbers You Need to Know Before You Produce Anything
(with Audio Recording featuring Nancy Fulton & Producer John Duffy)

Making Google Love You Without Buying Ads
(Necessary for Cost Effective Promotion for Your Project)

Profitably Publishing & Selling Your Book
(Handy for Film & Webseries Merchandising)

We also have lots of free videos on everything on writing screenplays, publishing books, legally true stories, funding production companies, etc at http://www.NancyFultonVideos.com .

Upcoming events (1)

3-Hour Film Funding Workshop (FACE-TO-FACE WORKSHOP)

Click the Link in the Event Description to Sign Up and Get the Santa Monica Location

Get full details and sign up at https://nancyfulton.gumroad.com/l/jiogp/epgp7m9


In this highly interactive, face-to-face film funding workshop, you will explore a wide variety of ways to fund your feature film and documentary project. Whether your budget is $10K or $5M, you'll learn strategies, find tools, and acquire resources that will help you get your project funded so you can dive into production.

In this in-person workshop, you will have an opportunity to discuss the issues related to your project, get suggestions and insights specific to your project, and will network with other producers at your level.

You Get Instant Access to 20+ Hours of Supporting Resources Right After You Sign Up

  • 7793 Media Crowdfunding: Fast, Easy & Effective Strategies and Tactics Live Workshop (1:19 Hours)
  • 7801 Approaching & Pitching High Net Worth Individuals & Families with John Milanovich, Family Office Club (1:30)
  • 7450 Shopping for Grants (1:19 Hours)
  • 3600 Persuading Film Investors with Film Analytics featuring Bruce Nash of The-Numbers.com (1:18 Hours)
  • 2600 How to Write a Film Business Plan and Pitch Deck with Sample Documents
  • 7051 Using Regulation CF to Get Funding from Investors a Layman's Primer for Producers (01:12 Hours)
  • 7660 Attorney Asa Pitt Addresses Copyright, Divorce, Death & Creative Rights Agreements (01:24 Hours)
  • 7630 Significant Hollywood Disasters and Important Lessons Learned (01:23 Hours)
  • 1751 Finding Buyers & Distribution for the Film and TV Content You Create (OTT, FAST, SVOD, AVOD, Broadcast (01:30 Hours)
  • 1350 Making a Film or Web Series with Friends as Partners (53 Minutes)
  • 1305 Attorney Jennifer Grady Addresses AB5 and California Employment Law for Entertainment and Media Pros (1:10 Hours)
  • 1500 Getting Paid on Back End Deals featuring David Zannoni (1 Hour)
  • 3610 Bankable Cast and Crew Analysis featuring Bruce Nash, Film Analytics Expert & Founder of The-Numbers.com (50 Minutes)
  • 3650 How to Reach Film Investors with Jason Scoggins, COO of Slated.com (1:20 Hours)
  • 1740 Getting Grants to Make Your Documentary featuring Award Winning Producer Michael Singh (1:30 Hours)
  • 1390: Getting Bank Funding for Film and TV Projects with Adrian Ward, Senior Director of Specialty Banking for Banc of California (1:06 Hours)
  • 1746 Big Budget Film Strategies for Savvy Producers (1:30 Hours)
  • 1749 Strategies for Big Budget Feature Film Distribution (1:20 Hours)
  • 1747 Strategies for Big Budget Feature Film Development (1:40 Hours)
  • 1748 Strategies for Big Budget Feature Film Funding (1:45 Hours)
  • 1160 Fair Use and the Right of Publicity with Expert Litigator Justin Sterling (1:35 Hours)
  • 7796 Contract Law Fundamentals featuring Expert Litigator Justin Sterling (1 Hour )
  • 1090 Copyright & Work-for-Hire Law featuring Leading Entertainment Attorney Paul S. Levine (1:36 Hours)

If you need help learning all the different ways you can fund your projects, whether they are shorts, micro-budget features, documentaries, or big budget projects, this is a great workshop to attend.

Get full details and sign up at https://nancyfulton.gumroad.com/l/jiogp/epgp7m9

Past events (322)

5 Plot Factories for Books & Films (Live Online Workshop & 6 Recorded Workshops)

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