Unscripted prison series bring legal and ethical challenges to the production and development processes that other unscripted genres don't face. We we spoke with NPA member Greg Henry of Lucky 8 TV, executive producer of 60 Days In to get a better idea on how to best approach these challenges.
Now entering its 19th year, the global market and conference for the unscripted and non-fiction entertainment business kicks off on Monday, January 23rd.
New Year, New NATPE. From January 17-19 content buyers and sellers from all over the world will flock to Miami. To get a better idea of what that means for nonfiction producers, we spoke with NATPE board member and NPA Executive Committee member, Bruce David Klein of Atlas Media Corp.
Social media can be an enormously beneficial tool for nonfiction production companies. But, many people have trouble getting effective results! We look at the most popular social media sites and break down the strengths and weakness of each so you can see what best fits your brand and goals.
Tax incentives can offer great support for film and TV production, and 36 states offer some type of incentive program. However, only 16 states offer programs that benefit all aspects of nonfiction TV production.