The Options and Rights Process. Optioning existing underlying work. A must know for anyone wanting to adapt novels, plays etc and unsure how to go about it. Without owning the exclusive rights to turn existing Intellectual Property into a screen project, it is unlikely that you will ever receive funding for its development, and it will be impossible to finance the production. Save your time, resources and heartache by understanding why and how rights must be secured before meaningful work can begin. Tips on process and key commercial and legal terms. Please note:
The first part of Producing for Actors with Andrena Finlay will take place on September 14. It's recommended but not essential that attendees participate in both.