As a sometimes director/producer we don't care what's in the script. We bought it, we own it and unless there are some contractual stipulations, we
will change it to make the most money the product is capable of. If you want art, watch PBS.
I'm at work now working on one of the most stupid, silly, reality TV pilots I have ever seen. We probably won't even finish it because it sold to a
streaming network, strictly on the concept. Not even a hint of profanity...think of the children.
Speaking of children, we hire interns right out of HS that have taken 6 wks of training in media.
Filmakers in the Q are like the gold miners of old; hoping to mine the cultural vein for all it's worth.
TV and movies are a disposable medium and streaming has changed everything gobbling up content and spitting it out on the firestik, android TV, Roku,
Chromecast TV, Apple TV, Hulu, Netflix, Lifetime floor. And that's not even taking into account the global markets springing up like digital
Turn on your Smart screen and enjoy your COVid-19 and your 420 gummy bears, Crank, or Bud lite.... America.
No lines, no waiting, just click that remote and open the world of Fantasy. We're working our asses off to bring it to you!!
Whine and bitch all you want about the state of Hollywood; Ultimately, it's Capitalism and all about the money. If you have an idea you think people
want to watch...write a treatment, we'll take a look at it; who knows it might even sell.
Union Proud, Union Strong
edit on 14-3-2020 by olaru12 because: semi colon time....