Download (film co-production-agreement.docx) and use this checklist when negotiating a film co-production contract to help you reach an agreement on important points. Return this Word document with the details to make it easier to create your agreements. 2. The co-producers shall ensure the facilities, equipment and resources necessary for the production of the project, within the framework of the budget referred to in Annex `A` attached to this Annex. Nothing in this agreement obliges the co-producers to produce the project. 2. Co-producers shall provide advisory and administrative services and act as liaison persons with all investors, directors, actors and crew members and undertake to support and participate in the project. This agreement between the independent co-producers is written in simple, easy-to-read and understandable English. This is a 12-page legal agreement. The agreement can be completed on your computer or printed and filled in later. . (6) The co-producers have the right to consult and copy the books and recordings kept by the co-producers at any time after being duly notified. At the request of the co-producers, the co-producers use a certified accountant (public) who draws up an annual financial report on all the expenses and revenues of the project.
The accounting officer shall make monthly accounting statements available to the co-producers. . . . (continued). Unable to subscribe to the email address. Please try again. We regularly receive feedback that we have managed to design our filmmaker contracts in the most comprehensive way possible for all legal situations. However, if you have a unique personal situation that requires the formulation of a special clause, please contact us at your convenience.
Otherwise, you may be required to find a local entertainment lawyer experienced in the film industry who outlines all other clauses of the unique situation or circumstances of your project. Manufacturer Name:______ _____ An independent filmmaker/producer/investor may find it convenient to work with another producer to co-produce a project. It is important to know the experience of your co-producer before negotiating. . One of the first points of negotiation is the role and commitments of each co-producer in the production of the project. Another consideration is, among other things, the share of ownership and the benefits of producing the project and the financial risk of each co-producer. This De Point checklist has been designed to highlight important areas for your film when entering into a co-production agreement. Attorney Michael Norman Saleman offers these Deal Point checklists as a courtesy to users of this site.