FREELANCE NARRATIVE DEVELOPMENT
These are services are for companies interested in series franchise development. All services are "Work For Hire" contracting and as such, all documentation will be the intellectual property of the company. I use a "step-contract" agreement. Fees can be negotiated in exchange for shareholder equity. You can start here with an ASSESSMENT & CONSULTATION.
CONCEPT - STARTS AT $50,000
This is a one page outline that will provide a basic premise of the story. This document is mean to give scope to the world of the series. It will include a second page of documentation on the strategies related to market research and analysis for specific target demographics.
CHARACTER DESIGN - STARTS AT $50,000
This is a 5 to 10 page profile on the history of the character and how he or she plans to achieve an "ideal" life. This documentation will include suggestions for the character's "support" organizations and archetypes to expand the world of the story.
STORY TREATMENT - STARTS AT $100,000
This is an expression of the first arc of the story in literary form. It is typically the first major emotional transition or adventure for the main character in the world of the story.
TELE OR SCREENPLAY - STARTS AT $150,000
This is an expression of the first arc of the character's journey scripted for streaming service, television, or film. It will be no more than 120 pages in standard industry format.