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Producing for Profit by Andrew Stevens

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Appendix HSample Writer Step Deal Agreement

[Writer Step Deal] [Address]

As of [Date]

[Writer’s Name] [Address]

Re: “[Title of Picture]”—Story Outline, First Draft Screenplay, Second Draft Screenplay and a Polish

Dear [Writer’s Name]:

This will confirm the terms and conditions pursuant to which [Engaging Entity] (“Company”) engages [Writer’s Name] (“you” or equivalent) to perform certain writing services in connection with a proposed theatrical motion picture (the “Production”). As a condition precedent to this engagement, you shall sign and deliver to Company executed copies of this agreement (“Agreement”). Company shall have no obligation to you unless or until you do so.

  1. Services/Delivery of Work: Company hereby engages you to write, on ...

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