[Business Series] A Look Behind the Curtain: How Film Financing Works

Jasmin Morrison
Managing Director @ Soul Cognition Limited

Is there anything more confusing than the financing side of film? Maybe, but that doesn't diminish how murky film financing can seem to the uninitiated. But when you're a writer looking to sell a script or take a writing assignment, having an understanding of the money behind the scenes can help you navigate these scenarios flawlessly! 

Tune in to this special Roadmap Webinar to learn the ins and outs of financing! 

This 90 Minute Webinar Will Cover: 

  • How financing affects the writer
  • Choosing comps that fit your film's budget 
  • Option agreements  
  • Live Q&A 


About Your Host

Jasmin Morrison is an experienced film professional having worked in production, post production and film finance. In 2019 Jasmin founded Soul Cognition a production and consultancy company which is committed to diverse stories from a myriad of writers and directors.

Jasmin is an expert public speaker having talked at numerous events worldwide including at SXSW, Film London’s New Entrants course and having been featured on The Screenster Podcast. Jasmin also serves as a consultant for Breaking Through the Lens and is the Business Director for Underwire Film Festival.

Having previously served as the Investment Manager at London based The Fyzz Facility Jasmin has been involved in the financing of over 100 feature films and has experience working from conception to distribution.

Credits include 47 METERS DOWN, THE STRANGERS: PREY AT NIGHT and the upcoming THE INFORMER.

What To Expect

Immediately after registering, you will receive an Order Confirmation that serves as the receipt for your registration. In the Order Summary section of this email, there will be a link reading "CLICK HERE FOR INSTRUCTIONS" that will take you to the page containing the Webinar recording. Under that link will be the Password you'll need to unlock the page and enjoy!


If you have any questions or any trouble accessing the recording, email our Director of Education Alexandra Davies at alex@roadmapwriters.com!

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