Dr. P.V. Viswanath



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Notes: Film Finance
Primary Materials

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Useful Websites

Slides Online from Various Sources (but not mine -- no guarantees!)

(taken from various sources, incl. http://www.newenglandfilm.com/news/archives/98november/financing.htm)

  • Abreu, Carlos de, and Howard Jay Smith. "Opening The Doors To Hollywood." Three Rivers Press, A Division of Crown Publishers, Inc. 1995.
  • Cones, John W. "43 Ways To Finance Your Feature Film – A Comprehensive Analysis Of Film Finance." Southern University Press, 1995.
  • Cones, John W. "The Feature Film Distribution Deal – A Critical Analysis of The Single Most Important Industry Agreement." Southern University Press, 1997.
  • Litwak, Mark.. "Dealmaking In The Film and Television Industry – From Negotiations To Final Contracts." Silman-James Press. 1994.

Books on the Indian Film Industry

  • Fantasies of a Bollywood Love Thief: Inside the World of Indian Moviemaking by Stephen Alter
  • Indian Cinema: The Bollywood Saga by Dinesh Raheja (Photographer), Jitendra Kothari (Author)
  • The Essential Guide to Bollywood by Subhash K Jha and Amitabh Bachchan (Paperback - Nov 1, 2005)
  • Bollywood: A History by Mihir Bose

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