Film

Our clients create, produce, act in and direct leading films — scripted and unscripted — that are distributed in theaters and on cable and digital streaming platforms. Fox attorneys negotiate these high-profile deals and counsel clients — both individual and corporate — on how to leverage their success via digital distribution, creating additional revenue sources and expanding their audiences.

We assist clients with:

  • Artist agreements
  • Life rights agreements
  • Production service agreements
  • Co-production agreements
  • Sales and distribution agreements
  • Intellectual property acquisitions
  • Financing
  • Production
  • Collection account management agreements
  • Escrow agreements
  • Copyright clearance (including fair use matters)
  • Startup ventures
  • All above-the-line agreements

In the entertainment industry, connections and access matter. Our attorneys, many of whom have worked in the film industry, have long-standing relationships with studio executives and creative personnel as well as actors, writers, directors and producers. Fox clients have contributed to a variety of highly successful film properties including:

  • Mission Impossible – Fallout
  • Fate of the Furious
  • Jordan Peele's Candyman
  • Dolemite Is My Name
  • Beyond the Velvet Rope
  • Midsommar
  • Knock Down the House
  • Three Christs
  • Transformers – The Last Knight
  • Won’t You Be My Neighbor
  • Winter’s Bone
  • Academy Award® Winner Black Panther
  • The Irishman
  • Otherhood
  • Rim of the World
  • The Mummy
  • Fierce Street
  • Remember Me
  • 12 O’clock Boys
  • Uncorked
  • The Photograph
  • Songwriter (Ed Sheeran documentary)
  • Gunpowder Milkshake
  • Fear Street
  • Beats