Professional film industry film budget & schedule services custom created for film finance & movie production
Welcome to FilmBudget.com. We empower filmmakers to obtain film finance with an accurate film budget by a professional industry Producer & DGA Line Producer. Investors require a real film budget to finance. We create one for you using your screenplay, for film financiers, film tax credits, foreign sales & distribution for indie films.
Who We Are
Founded by Major Hollywood Studio, Indie Film & TV Producer Jack Binder, whose Producer Credits include: The Upside of Anger Kevin Costner | New Line Cinema, First Reformed Ethan Hawke, Amanda Seyfried, Paul Schrader, Man About Town Ben Affleck | Lionsgate Films, The Mind of the Married Man | HBO. The About Page lists Binder’s Producer Credits. Every film budget package is hand custom crafted by Jack based upon his 25 years of film production experience as an On-the-Lot and in the field producer, which gives you a demonstrable advantage in obtaining film financing.
We are dedicated to helping you get your film into production. As Hollywood Studio & independent film financiers & producers we have extensive knowledge of the process, and therefore understand what it takes to get get your film financed.
Film Budget creates a custom, hand made film budget based upon your screenplay. We are the premiere movie budget service globally.
As the first online film budget provider in the world, we’ve been assisting fellow filmmakers for over two decades. We produce the movie budgets for productions made by major studios, independent film production companies, both large and small, worldwide on every continent.
Film Budget Inc. | The Film Budget Expert | Worldwide
What Does FilmBudget.com Do?
We create a film budget and schedule package for you. This is critical for your:
Investors, film financiers film tax credit government institutions, banks and completion bond company. Budgets are a reflection of the filmmaker’s knowledge.
We can now offer a road to distribution and foreign international sales agents for our clients. Get in Contact if you are interested.
Visit our Blog with information on worldwide filmmaking, film budgeting and scheduling, production and film tax credits, industry updates and more.
Film Tax Credits & Production Incentives
Film Budget Inc. additionally provides film tax credits analysis services. We advise you on the best place to shoot your film, which location to focus your production on, based on your story, location requirements and best film tax incentives. This gives you focus for your filmmaking efforts, thereby streamlining your work preparing your movie.
Film Finance Plans
We create Film Finance Business Plans for you to present to investors & financiers, in order to further enable your film finance objectives. Our film finance plans utilize our experience and knowledge as we are film financiers ourselves and therefore understand what We expect to see in budgets that cross our desks.
Each film finance plan is detailed, thorough, therefore providing the filmmakers, financiers and investors with a roadmap to the production. Revenue streams, equity requirements, comparable films and recoupment schedule details are outlined, presented and discussed, in that way explaining how an investor can expect to see a return on their investment.
How Does It Work? How Do I Start?
Getting going is easy:
- Send us an introduction via the Contact Page with a quick inquiry.
- We email you back with complete facts on our services and prices.
Why Choose FilmBudget.com?
Founder Producer Jack Binder is the Producer of: Reign Over Me starring Adam Sandler (Columbia Pictures), The Upside of Anger starring Kevin Costner (New Line Cinema), Man About Town starring Ben Affleck (Lionsgate Films) and many more studio and indie film movie productions. Film Budget Inc. has the experience, skill, knowledge and connections. Film Budget Inc. created the film budget for every film we produced.
As an On-The-Lot & In-The-Field Producer Jack knows what your movie budget must include and what is does not need to include, in order to make a great movie. Film Budget Inc. has created the movie budget for $200 million action adventure films and $150,000 character driven romantic dramas and everything in between.
Film Budget takes it from there.
We carefully read your script and create a breakdown for your screenplay into its many different elements required to produce a quality film budget and shooting schedule for you. We have custom created over 450 movie budget packages for our productions and our valued filmmaker friends.
With 25 years of solid, on-set movie production knowledge we understand the requirements of all departments and what they require out of a film budget to do their jobs well. Film Budget Inc. is the expert at providing the lowest cost film budget for the highest production value. Visit our Services section for a detailed movie budget list of documents we provide.
Why do I need a line producer to create a movie budget?
Only a very detailed breakdown and analysis can produce the custom detail that your film budget requires and your financiers will expect. Film Budget Inc. works with financiers daily so we understand what they are looking for in documentation in order to finance your movie.
We treat every film budget as if it were for our own production and understand that film financiers require a thorough, professional movie budget for your production and we deliver consistently.
Will accurate film budgeting help me with financial institutions?
By remaining on top of our field, the film industry and abreast of all current and future directions the market is driving the budget requirements on producers, you benefit from extensive knowledge of markets and trends. Our constant contact with banks, lenders, finance companies and fellow producers enables us to provide state of the art creation techniques to be at the forefront of the industry.
Once we have a screenplay breakdown, we meticulously hand craft the shooting schedule utilizing our extensive experience creating shooting schedules over twenty-five years for the major studios and indie film production companies.
With the schedule and breakdown in hand, we’re ready to commence creating an accurate production roadmap based upon your story.
We know that film financiers today demand a detailed and accurate movie budget created by a known, professional line producer in order to invest in your movie.
Film Budget Inc. gives you a route to market for your screenplay and provides you with a real film budget and shooting schedule stripboard for your investors, bankers, financiers, producer partners and your production crew.
Your budget is a representative of your knowledge & integrity
Who creates your film budgets says a great deal about yourself and your team. You might only get one chance with a major film finance company, investor or family member willing to invest in you and your movie.
About Jack Binder
Jack wears many hats as the responsible Producer, Executive Producer, Line Producer and Directors Guild of America (DGA) Unit Production Manager on his movie productions. Binder has spent years specializing in launching movie productions for himself and others. Creating a quality movie budget has been a critical attribute in getting his films made.
Jack is the founder of FilmBudget.com and Greentrees Films, his international production and film consulting company.
Jack Binder Film Producer Credits and Biography