Free Film Treatment Template

Film Treatment Template

Raise money for your next film project with this proven film treatment template.

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Get your short film funded; make an impact with investors

You’ve got an idea for a short film and you’ve got the talent to make it. Now, the only thing that stands in your way is the funding to make it happen. That means, the stakes are already high when putting together your film treatment and that’s before you embark on the unsurmountable challenge of trying to capture the entire essence of your film project in a single document ready to pitch.

This proven film treatment template inspired Fujifilm to invest in The Wake, a short documentary by Doug Turner.

Read more about how to get your video project funded.

What’s in the template:

Powerful one-liner: A single, potent line to encapsulate the heartbeat of your film, making it memorable for potential investors scrolling through their inbox.

Break your chapters into pages: Distill the essence of your narrative, giving each chapter its own space. This layout makes it convenient for investors to grasp your story's flow, without feeling overwhelmed.

Cards for budget and key dates: When it comes to gaining investor confidence, clarity is key. Include straightforward cards that lay out the budget and significant dates, so every stakeholder knows what to expect and when.

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Make an impact:

Professional and powerful: So much more than just a document, this film treatment template looks and feels like a fully-fledged website.

Videos speak louder than words: Don't feel restricted to words alone; bring your film treatment to life with sample videos and images.

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