Last year, I shared the full costs and income of a £850k feature film called Papadopoulos & Sons. The article remains popular and has led to a number of people asking me to share similar details of other films. It’s a tricky ask, as the film industry is normally a closed shop and withholds numbers even when there is no obvious reason to do so.
However, every now and then I meet filmmakers who are committed to helping the film community by sharing their journey.
Today’s article covers the film financing of a new feature called Alleycats. The film’s director Ian Bonhôte and its producer Andee Ryder have been kind enough to share with me how they raised two-thirds of a million pounds.
Alleycats is an …