ARTICLE C1 - FEATURE FILM

SECTION C - ADDITIONAL CONDITIONS AND MINIMUM COMPENSATION BY PROGRAM TYPE
 
ARTICLE C1 - FEATURE FILM
 
The Writer(s) of a Feature Film shall be paid at least the minimum compensation set out below:
 
  Script Fees 2000 2001 2002
 
C101 Script 40,000 42,000 45,000
 
C102 Original Treatment 18,000 18,900 20,225
 
C103 Treatment based on Script Material supplied 12,000 12,600 13,500
 
C104 Script from Existing Treatment 26,000 27,300 29,210
 
C105 Rewrite: a) by the original Writer 19,600 20,600 22,040
 
                 b) by another Writer 26,000 27,300 29,210
 
C106 Written narration other than by the Writer of a Script or Story and Script 14,000 14,700 15,730
 
C107 Polish   6,000   6,300   6,740
 
C108 A Feature Film Script may be contracted:
  1. as an existing Script;
  2. as a complete Script with or without right of termination;
  3. as a Script from an existing Treatment, with or without right of termination;
  4. as the following single element or components of Script: Treatment, Rewrite, Polish, Narration.
 
C109 When the Producer contracts for a complete Feature Film Script, with or without the right of termination, the Script Fee shall be paid as follows:
  1. on signing of the contract
  2. on delivery of the Treatment
  3. on delivery of the First Draft Script
  4. on delivery of the Second Draft Script
15%
25%
35%
25%
 
C110 When the Producer contracts for a Feature Film Script based on an existing Treatment, with or without the right of termination, the Script Fee shall be allocated and paid as follows:
  1. on signing of the contract
  2. on delivery of the First Draft Script
  3. on delivery of the Second Draft Script
15%
60%
25%
 
C111 When the Producer contracts for a single element or component of a Feature Film Script, the Script Fee shall be allocated and paid as follows:
  1. on signing of the contract
  2. on delivery of the material
25%
75%

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