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Thank you, Sarah.

On Fri, Sep 11, 2015 at 6:56 PM, Sarah Bryan <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> I'm taken aback by list members' seemingly automatic assumption that this
> producer doesn't know what she's doing. What is this based on? If you think
> the project is without sufficient merit, don't donate to the fundraising
> campaign. But if you look at Joanne Fish's professional history, you'll see
> that this "want-to-be-producer with good intentions" has in fact been a
> producer for more than thirty years, and has been nominated for seven Emmys
> (and won one). I don't know her personally or know anything about the
> project beyond what I've read online, but I suspect that someone who's been
> in film and TV production for more than 30 years, including for major TV
> networks, probably has a pretty decent idea of what editing costs.
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> On Fri, Sep 11, 2015 at 7:29 PM, Tom Fine <[log in to unmask]>
> wrote:
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> > Based on the few video-production projects I've worked, high-quality
> > documentary post-production and editing is some of the slowest going.
> Even
> > the best modern computers need grinding time to render the HD video, and
> > even a super-efficient editor gets slowed down by his or her machines.
> >
> > Someone who contemplates participating in this crowd-funding campaign
> > might ask if the woman is GUARANTEED the 15-18k price by the
> > editor/post-production crew. Will they CAP it at 18k? If not, she may
> well
> > need more money. A true professional hates to cap a labor-intensive
> > project's cost, but we all do it to get the work.
> >
> > -- Tom Fine
> >
> > ----- Original Message ----- From: "Dave Radlauer" <[log in to unmask]>
> > To: <[log in to unmask]>
> > Sent: Friday, September 11, 2015 7:05 PM
> > Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] W.C. Handy Docu
> >
> >
> > Studio rate say $175/hr.  For PROFESSIONAL work is 125 studio hours,
> >> perhaps including the requisite post-production sound editing, sound
> >> design
> >> and narration work, also not cheap for PROFESSIONAL services.
> >>
> >> For a creative production with major release ambitions, a pittance.
> >>
> >> She'll need more.
> >>
> >> Dave R
> >>
> >> On Fri, Sep 11, 2015 at 3:57 PM, Aaron Levinson <
> >> [log in to unmask]>
> >> wrote:
> >>
> >> There most certainly is. Someone is taking her for a ride.
> >>>
> >>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>
> >>> > On Sep 11, 2015, at 6:30 PM, John Haley <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> >>> >
> >>> > Wow.  She wants to raise the $22,000 largely to pay for editing the
> >>> film.
> >>> > That has to be a cheaper way to edit a film like that.
> >>> >
> >>> > Best,
> >>> > John Haley
> >>> >
> >>> >
> >>> >> On Fri, Sep 11, 2015 at 12:34 PM, Dave Radlauer <[log in to unmask]
> >
> >>> wrote:
> >>> >>
> >>> >> Hi --
> >>> >>
> >>> >> I know the producer, Joanne Fish.
> >>> >> https://www.indiegogo.com/individuals/11426512
> >>> >> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S9E_ZDTIjRU
> >>> >>
> >>> >> She's a want-to-be-producer with good intentions striving to develop
> >>> and
> >>> >> make this doc.
> >>> >> https://www.facebook.com/MrHandysBlues
> >>> >>
> >>> >>
> >>>
> >>>
> https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/mr-handy-s-blues-a-musical-documentary#/story
> >>> >>
> >>> >> Dave R
> >>> >>
> >>> >>> On Fri, Sep 11, 2015 at 9:27 AM, David Lewis <[log in to unmask]>
> >>> wrote:
> >>> >>>
> >>> >>> First of all, I have nothing to do with this campaign; the link was
> >>> sent
> >>> >> to
> >>> >>> me courtesy of a librarian friend. It looks like a very interesting
> >>> >>> project,
> >>> >>> yet her campaign seems not very close to its goal.
> >>> >>
> >>>
> >>>
> https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/mr-handy-s-blues-a-musical-documentary#/story
> >>> >>>
> >>> >>> best,
> >>> >>>
> >>> >>> David N. Lewis
> >>> >>> Hamilton, OH
> >>> >>
> >>> >>
> >>> >>
> >>> >> --
> >>> >> hm# 510-848-8323
> >>> >> cell# 510-717-5240
> >>> >> www.JAZZHOTBigstep.com
> >>> >>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>
> >>
> >> --
> >> hm# 510-848-8323
> >> cell# 510-717-5240
> >> www.JAZZHOTBigstep.com
> >>
> >>
> >>
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>
> --
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