Should You Get Investors For Your Sizzle Reel? We’ve finally received this question enough times that we realize you want the answer. Forgive us for being slow! Today we spell out our thoughts and give you a bunch of tips to help you decide how much time and money to budget for your sizzle reel — your tool for presenting your TV concept to TV networks and production companies.
Your Sizzle Reel — How Much to Invest?
Priceless info we share today:
- should you get investors for your sizzle reel?
- how much money should you spend on a sizzle reel?
- how much time should you spend on a sizzle reel?
- how much cash did we spend on our first sizzle reel?
- to what level should you polish a sizzle reel before sending it to us?
- do we respond more favorably to a highly polished sizzle reel?
- why do the two of us have mushy brains right now?
Hit the giant PLAY button above and learn the right way to budget your time and money when making a sizzle reel to sell your TV show concept.
Transcript coming soon!
Helpful and Related Links
Contemplating making a sizzle reel? What Goes in a Pitch Tape? Should You Make One?
Here’s how you make sizzle tapes and develop shows without going broke.
Making a pitch tape? Don’t forget your awesome paper pitch — 5 steps to making them great!
Every sizzle reel will likely have interviews. Here’s a guide to getting great interviews for documentaries and reality TV.
The easy step-by-step guide to pitching us shows.
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Come Make a Show With Us!
Now that you know the ins and outs of sizzle reels, let’s make some TV together!
We’ve even given you 7 simple steps to pitch to us, boiling it all down into one post.
So you know what’s next:
Read our in-depth page about how to pitch us a show. It also talks about what it’s really like to work in our business, the unscripted TV and film industry.