Chapter | five

Is There a Business Plan? Is Imdb Ass? or Secrets of Financing and Producing from the Pickled Brain of an Elaborate Non-Pyramid Schemer*

* I still suck at chapter titles.

LINE PRODUCER: Produces “ I ines” for Robert Downey, Jr. and other strung-out talent.

Synonyms: Candy Man, Sugar Daddy, Lindsay Lohan’s dad

Example: “Wow, I am feeling rough today, Dogg.”

“Me, too. Let’s call the Line Producer.”



LINE PRODUCER: Manages the budget of the movie and sometimes even takes on roles similar to a Unit Production Manager (the person responsible for managing all costs of the movie and delivering ...

Get Produce Your Own Damn Movie! now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from nearly 200 publishers.