Starting Your Own Entertainment Production Company

MGMT X 402.32
A practical primer on starting a business, staying in business, and thriving, whether in motion pictures, television, or another entertainment industry venture.
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Classroom
Starting at $699.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Learn the practicalities of starting and running a successful production company
  • Understand essential issues in the implementation of business practices
  • Hear from guest speakers regarding pressing topics such as financing, intellectual property, union issues, and more

About this course:

A practical primer on starting a business, staying in business, and thriving, whether in motion pictures, television, or another entertainment industry venture. This course addresses essential issues regarding the legal and business affairs basics, planning, implementation, and management. Guest speakers include industry experts in entertainment financing, intellectual property, union issues, distribution, film and television production, and other matters relating to managing and operating an independent production company.

Spring 2019 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Canceled
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Monday, Saturday
Location: UCLA
366949
Fee:
$699.00
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Notes

No meeting May 27. Internet access required. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 14, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Mon Apr 1, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 170
Lecture
Mon Apr 8, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 170
Lecture
Mon Apr 15, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 170
Lecture
Mon Apr 22, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 170
Lecture
Mon Apr 29, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 170
Lecture
Mon May 6, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 170
Lecture
Mon May 13, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 170
Discussion
Sat May 18, 2019
2:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 170
Lecture
Mon May 20, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 170
Lecture
Mon May 27, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 170
Lecture
Mon Jun 3, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 170
Lecture
Mon Jun 10, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 170

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