Paying for the Tinsel: The Unromantic Task of Financing Independent Movies
Hollywood is full of Cinderalla stories — plucky independent movies like Rocky and My Big Fat Greek Wedding that defy the odds and become blockbusters. Adrian Ward, senior vice president at Pacific Mercantile Bank, has been financing independent movies for 25 years without reading a script. He shares the true story behind the financing of independent film productions.
April 13, 2016 Adrian Ward | Film finance | Lew Horwitz | My Big Fat Greek Wedding | Specialty Lending ABF Journal