SERVICES AND RATES

ROUGH DRAFT MOVIE EVALUATION

Critical analysis of the film-in-progress, and suggestions for advancing the film closer to its creative goals. What’s working, what’s not, and what can be done within the budget and schedule. Screening, written report and discussion at any stage of post-production: first assembly, rough-cut, and fine-cut.

Feature FilmA 10-page analysis and a one-hour meeting (in person or by phone): $800.00.

One-hour Film: A 5-page analysis and a one-hour meeting (in person or by phone): $600.00

Short Film: (30 minutes and under) A 5-page analysis and a one-hour meeting (in person or by phone): $400.00.

MOVIE TUNE-UP

An injection of new ideas and energy into the post-production process. How to use overlooked creative tools to solve major problems or make a good film better: music composition, outside footage, ADR/looping, prologues and epilogues, voiceover narration, and more.

Feature Film: A 10-page analysis and a one-hour meeting (in person or by phone): $800.00.

One-hour Film: A 5-page analysis and a one-hour meeting (in person or by phone): $600.00

Short Film: (30 minutes and under) A 5-page analysis and a one-hour meeting (in person or by phone): $400.00.

FINAL INSPECTION

An objective analysis of the final film before you cut negative or spend a fortune on prints. Analysis of the strengths and weaknesses of the finished movie, and suggestions for last minute fixes that can make a difference in critical and box office success.

Feature Film: A 10-page analysis and a one-hour meeting (in person or by phone): $800.00.

One-hour Film: A 5-page analysis and a one-hour meeting (in person or by phone): $600.00

Short Film: (30 minutes and under) A 5-page analysis and a one-hour meeting (in person or by phone): $400.00.

Please enclose a scene breakdown/shot list along with your DVD when submitting work for any of The Movie Mechanic services.