Film Production

Film Editor Agreement 

The Film Editor Agreement is a legal document that details the terms and conditions between a Production Company or Producer and an Editor.

It covers the essential elements of the relationship such as:

  • Date of Recording
  • Ownership Rights
  • Release Date
  • Name of Film Production
  • Use Rights of Recording
  • And More.

The Film Editor Agreement is a core contract for your Film Production. This is a key role in the post-production process.

With this Agreement the Producer engages the Editor to provide editing services in connection with the Production.

Also, this fully customizable film editor agreement is a work-for-hire contract with all essential terms and conditions including compensation, term, and even Box Fee.

Having the right deal in place is essential to protecting you and your production.

Because without the right contract in place, you can expose yourself, your company, and your film.

To sum up, it is essential to document every deal properly to have a clean chain of titles for distribution or acquisition.

Creating a contract ensures that the parties making the agreement will have all the proper terms and conditions laid out in advance of the engagement.

Other names for this Document:

Editor Agreement, Film Editor Contract, Video Editing Agreement

Approximate time to complete contract:  6-7 Minutes

Single-Use Contract Unless Purchased with a Subscription

$19.00

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What Is It?

The Film Editor Agreement covers the essential contract terms between a Production Company or Producer and an Editor.

This standard Film legal contract covers:

  • The Start Date of the Agreement
  • The name of the Film Production
  • Editor Services
  • The Release of Rights
  • The Use Rights of the Recording, including promotion and advertising rights.
  • The Rights and Responsibilities of the Parties
  • Work-For-Hire Language
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution Issues, including Venue & Choice of Law

How to Use This Document

Use this document to explain the relationship between the Production Company or Producer and an Editor.

Some things needed to build your custom Film Editor Agreement:

  • Names of the Parties
  • Addresses of the Parties
  • Emails of the Parties
  • Name of the Film Production
  • Dates of Recording
  • State for Venue and Choice Provisions

Once you have completed drafting the Film Editor Agreement, you will be able to save to edit further, download a PDF or send to the other party for electronic signature.

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Packages You May Need:

Independent Film Package
The Indie Filmmaker Package has all the essential contracts to make sure you have a smooth production. It focuses on acquisition rights and the initial phase of development and production. All Contracts in Package are Single Use.

Price $66.00

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