Investing in a Movie? Ask these Worst-case scenario questions

Are you considering investing in a Movie? The time you spend doing due diligence can help you avoid financial losses and uncover serious issues. If it's an unknown area you've haven't dealt with before, it can be difficult to think of all the questions to ask. Below you can find a list of 10 good questions to ask for the situation before investing in a Movie


Worst case questions


  • What recourse do Investors have if the movie never gets finished?
  • If the production goes over budget, will the Founders be willing to take an equal-sized pay-cut to keep it within budget?
  • How will it affect your investment if other investors have to step up and provide additional funding to the movie?
  • What is the most likely reason this movie will turn out a flop and not make it's investors' money back?
  • What is the most likely reason this movie never makes it past production?
  • What will happen if a character on screen passes away during filming?
  • What worries the team/founder most about this production?
  • What is a worst-case scenario the Founders have dealt with before?
  • What is Plan B if the worst-case scenario happens?
  • If the Founders get injured or ill, who will be running the production?

...91 more questions to ask

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Investing in a Movie?  Ask these Worst-case scenario questions