Breaking into the Hollywood TV and Movie Industry with Tim Tortora

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Tim Tortora is an ex-movie producer and outsource CFO for Hollywood producers. During the past 30 years of his career, he has been involved with influential companies like Harpo Films, Sony Pictures, Disney, TriStar Pictures, and Columbia Pictures. With his expertise, Tim helps writers, directors, actors, producers, and crew of film and TV learn how to network with real Hollywood producers and build their careers.

Tim helps young professionals build a strong network of executives and hiring managers within the film and television industry.

Tim Tortora is the Author of Hollywood Dream Jobs and Hollywood Accounting.

Episode Highlights:

  • Who is Tim Tortora [2:30]
  • How Tim Tortora got into Hollywood movies  [6:12]
  • How to break into the entertainment business  [8:10]
  • Finding and networking with the right people [10:25]
  • How Tim Tortora got into the financing path  [17:58]
  • How does it feel to work with big production companies  [22:05]
  • How did he get to work as a CFO  [32:30]
  • Transition from independent film to studio film path  [36:03]
  • Pitching movie ideas to investors and raising capital [42:06]
  • Learn more about Tim Tortora’s book and services  [51:41]

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