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Script Consulting Fees

Script Overview - $1200
What you get: 10-12 pages of notes. The notes include an analysis of structure, story, character, and theme, plus comment on what works, what doesn't work, and how to strengthen, tighten, and clarify the work.

Additional read with polish notes after rewrite: $500

Extra Pages: For scripts over 125 pages, add $5 a page.

Script Overview Plus Script Notes - $1500
What you get: The above, plus written notations on the script. Script Notes includes suggestions for scenes that could be cut or condensed, dialogue that could be clearer, possible character changes and where to insert story changes.
Additional read with polish notes after rewrite: $500

Detailed, Annotated Script - $2500
What you get: A 12-15 page conceptual report (the same as The Overview) and then Notes are added on the Screenplay Document (in FinalDraft or Word) which show how to apply the Report to the Rewrite. It has more detail and explanation than the margin notes and actually makes cuts on the script, suggests some dialog changes, plus gives concepts to think about Specific Scenes as the Writer is doing the rewrite.

Comprehensive Script Breakdown - $3500
What you get: 20-30 pages of notes, including conceptual notes, a graphic analysis of the script, a page-by-page analysis.
Additional read with polish notes after rewrite: $500

Script Treatments
Treatments 6-15 pages - $50 a page.
Treatments 15-20 pages - $40 a page.
Treatments over 20 pages - $35 a page.
For short films:
    1-5 pages = $35/page
    5-15 pages = $30/page
    15-30 pages = $25/page


Script Consultation from Early Draft into Production - $5000
What you get: Consultation on treatment and outlines, complete Script Breakdown service, plus top priority status and availability through first week of production. Includes up to four additional reads with polish notes at no extra charge.


Special Report - $500
A 5-6 page report with suggestions for some additions, subtractions, or changes for the rewrite. This does not have the detailed analysis of the more expensive services, yet it gives a good guide to the rewrite, with specific suggestions for solving problems, as well as an analysis of the talent of the writer and next steps.

Script Evaluation - $350
Occasionally writers, producers, directors, and executives want a reading of a script, to determine whether it's worth pursuing for consultation. This service includes a reading of the script and a one page report on commerciality, general strengths and weaknesses, and a recommendation about whether to proceed to a consultation.

Sit-com scripts - $500

Series scripts - $750

Series Bible - $250

Production Consulting - $7500
For consulting on script through two or more drafts, then to rough cut of the film and availability in pre-production, production and post-production. - Includes up to four additional reads with polish notes at no extra charge.


Script Integration - $2000
Sometimes producers or writers need to integrate two different drafts, choosing the best of both but it's difficult to see the forest for the trees when integrating scripts. This service includes cutting and pasting and, if necessary, re-structuring the script to use the best of two different scripts.


Adaptations:
Reading Source Material: $2 per page
Breakdown of Source Material: $2,500 plus per page charge


Production:
Attending staged reading, taking notes, one meeting: $500


Post-Production:
Editing notes for rough cut - $2500


 

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