Movie Business Plan Template & Investor Package


The “IndieFilm Business Plan Template” is a comprehensive digital download package designed specifically for the needs of independent filmmakers and producers. This meticulously crafted template is your ultimate guide to transforming your creative vision into a successful film project. Whether you’re a seasoned filmmaker or a budding screenwriter, this template is your essential tool for planning your movie’s budget and business plan while ensuring investors you’ve thought everything through.



Effortless Filmmaking

Simplify with Our Easy-Use Production Budget Template

Navigate your film production effortlessly from day one with our intuitive template. Designed for filmmakers of all levels, it turns complex planning into simple, easy-to-follow steps, freeing you up to focus on creativity and storytelling.

Secure Your Funding Fast

The Investor's Package Template for Every Filmmaker

Unlock the door to successful funding with our Investor's Package Template, the ultimate tool for screenwriters, producers, and filmmakers aiming to impress. Effortlessly easy to use, it empowers creators of all levels to present a polished, professional pitch that stands out. Show investors you mean business with a comprehensive package that covers all the bases, giving you a head start on the competition and turning your indie project from dream to reality.

Key Features

Comprehensive Structure

  • Financial Projections & Budgeting: Plan your next movie’s budget instead of winging it. With these easy-to-use templates, you don’t need to be an accountant to get started. Includes a guide with insights to get you started, ensuring your project stays financially feasible and not some pie-in-the-sky wish list.
  • Marketing & Distribution Plan: Learn how to market your film and plan its distribution effectively, even on a limited budget.
  • Investment Proposal Layout: Craft compelling investment proposals that attract the right backers.
  • Production Schedule: Use the production schedule template as a guide for your proposed overall timeline.
  • ROI Strategy for Your Investors: Whether you need to show how you plan to make money for your investors or just need a clear roadmap for yourself, this strategy checks most of the boxes you’ll need.

User-Friendly Design

  • Customizable Templates: Tailored to suit various types of indie film projects (Google Docs, Google Sheets & Microsoft Word format).
  • Step-by-Step Instructions: Clear, easy-to-follow guidelines suitable for individuals at any skill level.
  • Downloadable and Printable: Access your business plan anytime, anywhere.
IndieFilm Movie Business Plan Template and Investor Package


  • Save Time and Resources: Avoid common pitfalls and streamline your planning process.
  • Increase Funding Success: Impress investors with a professional and thorough business plan.
  • Enhance Project Management: Keep your production on track and within budget.
  • Boost Your Film’s Potential: Maximize the chances of your film’s success both critically and commercially

Ideal For

Anyone raising money through investors just needs to budget and plan their next short film or feature.

  • Independent Filmmakers
  • Screenwriters and Directors
  • Film School Students
  • Film Production Companies

Keep in mind this is not a professional financial planning software or app. These templates can be used for small or larger projects depending on your needs and understanding of what goes into a budget.

Product Details

  • Format: Digital Download (PDF, Word, Google Doc, Google Sheets)
  • Pages: 20+ Pages of Templates and Guides
  • Accessibility: Compatible with PC, Mac, and Tablets