Film & Television Production & Distribution Arrangements

The film and TV industry has its esoteric concepts, essential knowledge and jargon. Our lawyers are well versed and can work the opportunities for you. We have many years' experience of the ins and outs of film & television production and distribution, negotiating the industry deals.

  • Blood chits
  • Completion guarantee
  • Cross-collateralisation
  • Distribution guarantee
  • Final cut
  • First call/second call
  • Gross and net participations                        
  • Net profit
  • Producer's net
  • Recoupment in first position
  • Loan outs and inducement letters
  • Sales agents and distributors
  • Script approval
  • Whipsawing
  • And last, but by no means least, the importance of Winnebagos