Main St. Finance

73 - The Economics of Film with Ian from The Best Film Ever Podcast

September 8, 2021

Hello Everyone and welcome to the Main St Finance Podcast. Today I talk with Ian from the Best Film Ever about how the money works in Hollywood. In the episode we talk about independent filmmakers, big studio producers, Will Smith almost being in the Matrix, The Black Widow Lawsuit and everything in between! This is a long episode that is worth EVERY minute! Huge thanks to Ian and the whole Best Film Ever Crew for everything they do!


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Links for things mentioned:

US v. Paramount Court Case

Movie Financing Options

Bank Syndicate Lending

Screen Rant

The Pitch Meeting About Universes


Media Theorists mentioned: Curran and Seaton.

Southpark Episode Mentioned: Season 15; Episode #7: “You’re Getting Old”


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