Attention Serious Filmmakers...

producing your movie just got a whole lot easier

Getting insider information on film financing, production, and distribution is the key to immediately advancing your movie career and it’s attainable only through the FilmMakingStuffHQ Membership.

Here's What yOu Get With Your MEMBERSHIP

When you become a member, you'll have access to in-depth training and resources on all aspects of filmmaking. PLUS you'll have access to a community of other serious movie producers to support you and hold you accountable.

Educating

You don’t need a film school degree to produce movies!

Encouraging

You’ll build momentum with our "seven levels of movie producing"

Community

You'll gain access to an exclusive community of movie producers

EXPERTISE

You'll learn from movie producers who do the stuff they teach

filmmaker action pack course

Movie Producing Intro

Lesson 01

The Filmmaker Action Pack will give you a complete overview of all the best practices for getting your film produced and sold.

write your screenplay course

WRITE YOUR SCREENPLAY

LESSON 02

In order to make a great film, you need a great screenplay. In this video training, you will learn how to write your screenplay fast.

movie plan pro course

FILM BUSINESS PLAN

LESSON 03

A film business plan tells investors about your movie and how you plan to sell it. Finish a film business plan this weekend.

funded development strategy

FUNDED DEVELOPMENT

LESSON 04

This video will teach you how to increase the chances of your film getting produced by employing a "funded development" strategy.

cast famous actors course

CAST NAME ACTORS

LESSON 05

Casting name actors is the difference between a backyard indie and a professional film. This video course shows you how.

find film investors course

FIND Movie INVESTORS

LESSON 06

This course shows you how to find, attract and get meetings with prospective investors so you can pitch your movie projects.

producer pitch secrets course

PITCH YOUR Movie

LESSON 07

Learning how to pitch is the most important skill for filmmaking success. This course will show you how to pitch like a pro.

Movie Meeting Mastery Course

Movie Meeting Mastery

LESSON 08

This video course will give you a five-step gameplan for what to do once you get a meeting with a prospective movie investor.

motion picture mechanics

Produce Your Movie

LESSON 09

This course shows you the film production mechanics, including how to hire a crew, plan your shoot, and stay on budget.

Movie Distribution Preparation

Film DISTRIBUTION Prep

LESSON 10

This video training helps you avoid common delivery pitfalls so that your feature film will be available for the world to see.

american film market roadmap course

AMERICAN FILM MARKET

LESSON 11

AFM is a trade show for movie buyers and sellers to meet and make deals. This course shows you how to navigate the market.

nternational film distribution course

GET FILM DISTRIBUTION

LESSON 12

Film distribution is the process of getting a film in movie theaters, video on demand platforms, and television networks. Learn how.

Taking action is the key to movie producing, and there's only one perfect place to start:

follow the roadmap and get results FAST

When you become a member, you'll have access to in-depth training and resources on all aspects of filmmaking. PLUS you'll have access to a community of other serious filmmakers to support you.

The professional filmmaker training included is current and actionable. You will get a Tom Malloy's real world, professional tactics so you can develop, fund, produce and sell your feature film.

WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING

Here is what other movie producers have to say about this membership.

"When I finished my first feature, I joined FSHQ for guidance. That decision will be paying dividends in my career for years to come. Whether you are just starting your film, or you are trying to figure out how to get your film distributed, this training info can help you take your project to the next level."

Andy Crittenden Film Producer

Andy Crittenden

Producer and Director

"I have an MFA in screenwriting from UCLA, and I've produced dozens of short films for brands and entertainment. But I still find the structure, support, motivation and accountability that are the foundation pillars of this group crucial in helping me stay focused on achieving my goals."

Kathy Berardi Writer Producer

Kathy Berardi

Writer and Producer

"The Filmmaking Stuff Academy is the perfect platform for the new generation of filmmakers who don't know where to go or what to do. I highly recommend checking out Filmmaking Stuff Academy - It's an invaluable resource to help bring your film project from concept to completion."

Damian McKnight Filmmaker

Damian McKnight

Indie Filmmaker

"The Mastermind group helped me to expand my knowledge on marketing and distribution for independent films. You get a lot of useful advice, and most importantly you connect with other creators that share the same passion for filmmaking as you do. That sense of community is quite rewarding."

Ismael Gomez Filmmaker

Ismael Gomez III

Indie Film Producer

About Your instructor

MEET TOM MALLOY

Tom Malloy is a film producer, actor, and writer. Over the course of his career, he has raised over twenty-five million dollars to produce, and distribute multiple feature films.

As a member of the WGA, Malloy has written over thirty screenplays. Twenty-four of those screenplays have been either optioned, sold, or made into movies.

As an actor, Malloy has starred in films with Elisabeth Moss, Eliza Dushku, Tim Hutton, Cary Elwes, Betty White, Billy Zane, and Amy Smart.

In 2009 Tom Malloy authored the book BANKROLL, which became essential reading for thousands of serious film producers and film students all around the world.

Malloy loves sharing his knowledge and experience with other film producers. And when you join this membership, you will have access to Tom's training.

"The training resources are valuable, comprehensive, and frequently expanding. As an independent filmmaker, the open and honest conversations during the Mastermind bi-weekly online meetings are encouraging and useful in navigating an ever-changing industry. I've connected with many quality group members."

Diane Dresback Indie Filmmaker

Diane Dresback

Indie Filmmaker

"This membership has given me thoughtful, actionable advice on pitching, marketing, and distribution strategy. Our mastermind calls really meet each of us where we and our projects are at. The responsiveness to my emails, as well as the filmmaking insider posts, make me feel like a part of this growing community."

Carylanna Taylor Indie Filmmaker

Carylanna Taylor

Writer and Producer