Executive production, marketing and financing plan
Preparation of the financing plan: including seeking private funds (search for partnerships with companies related to photography and journalism, NGOs, etc. Application for the Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund and the Sundance Documentary Fund, etc.) Seeking TV sales (presentation of the project to the BBC, Channel 4, Arte France and other European broadcasters, as well as TVC and TVE) public fundraising (submission to the help of Media Development and Grant ICIC - Generalitat de Catalunya Arts & Cultural Merit, etc …),…
Preparation and implementation of the Marketing Plan: writing of the marketing plan (projected results, objectives, strategies to be followed and action plan), review of script, rough cut review, development of a teaser poster and a final poster, preparation of a teaser trailer for international sales, festival strategy, Communication Plan (which included, among others: development of a leaflet for festivals and press, creation a maintenance of a blog, a Facebook page and a Twitter user, etc …)…
Other common production tasks: budget management, contract development, management of permits for filming in Bosnia Herzegovina, management of music rights, etc.
In February 2010 Montcau Productions decided to stop the project for lack of funds. At that time, there was already a rough cut and tasks pending were: color correction, conversion of HDV to HDCam, sound mixing, graphics and end credits, and closing some music licensing agreements.
In the process, we also developed a docuseries project for television.
Finally, were also preparing a photo exhibition, with the photographs taken by photojournalism students who participated in the documentary, designed to promote the film, which at that time was not yet submitted to the Centre of the Image of the Virrena (Barcelona) for its inclusion in the “Anti-photojournalism Exhibition”.