Film Advance Series

Global Advance Report (Series)

Whether you’re packaging, producing, buying, or selling a film, the Film Advance Series is the only source with actual advance values.

The Film Advance Series includes 941 minimum guarantees for 75 films released around the world over the last seven years. Combined, these 75 diverse films accounted for over $1 billion in global theatrical receipts.

The Series provides comprehensive data, including film title, advance amount, territory, distributor, budget, theatrical receipts, and much more.

There are over 15,000 data points in 54-page Film Advance Series, which are contained in MS Excel format for maximum usability.

The Film Advance Series delivers unprecedented distribution intelligence to help your film, investment, or company succeed.


Film Advance Series Features

  • Includes 941 minimum advances on 75 films with budgets from $600,000 to $61 million
  • The 941 advances are from 41 international sales agencies and 464 all-rights distributors
  • Genres include Action, Bio, Comedy, Crime, Doc, Drama, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
  • The films covered in the Film Advance Series grossed over $1 billion in global box office receipts
  • Workbook includes more box office and distributor data than IMDb and BoxOfficeMojo combined

Uncover how much all-rights distributors around the world paid for advance rights to independent films across genres and budgets.


Here are the independent films covered in the Film Advance Series.


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The Global Advance Report (Vol. 1) includes 321 minimum guarantee advances from 19 independent films released around the world.

Uncover how much all-rights distributors around the world paid for advance rights to independent films across genres and budgets.

The Global Advance Report (Vol. 3) includes 324 minimum guarantee advances from 28 independent films released around the world.

The Global Advance Report (Vol. 2) includes 296 minimum guarantee advances from 28 independent films released around the world.