HOW TO GET AN AGENT
The catch-22 of the movie business. You can't sell your script without an agent, and you can't get an agent without a script sale.
And yet, people sign with agencies every day. How do they do it?
We break through the mystique of agents to understand the business decisions underneath and the real, practical actions we can take to get noticed and signed.
What you'll learn
Who are they?
Understand the hierarchy of firms and who we need to be speaking to.
What do they do?
We need to know what an agent can, and can't, do for us and our career.
Why would they sign us?
Even if they read our screenplay, why would they sign us to their roster?
How do we get signed?
And of course, how to make that first contact and present ourselves as a suitable prospect.