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documentary budgets,
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Posted 5:03 PM Apr. 10, 2019

There are a lot of variables in documentary budgets, depending on the type of story that is being told. The budget template published by Sundance is a good starting point, because it is so complete:

After understanding all the facets of the film-making process and presentation, it is possible to eliminate categories that are not relevant to the particular story you are telling.


Joanne Lawler

Production Executive, DC Programming