subjects a profit share. some give up to 50%. it all depends on your
relationship to the subjects, what they want, what you want to give,
just make it clear to them that the chances of making any profit is
This is a Public Topic geared towards first-time filmmakers. Professional members of The D-Word will come by and answer your questions about documentary filmmaking.
MIPCOM is nice but don't settle for something because there's a
deadline. In fact, this distributor probably won't be able to
properly promote your film there if you sign at the last moment, so it
might not be helpful.