Bill Ristine wrote:
> HI Cindy,
> The BS factor is directly related to the $ amount advanced..... the
> more they are willing to pay... the more BS you tolerate. Remembering
> that even if the project falls flat you get to keep the advance.
> However, I have never had a problem with this clause in an
> agreement.... the advance tends to motivate people, if for no other
> reason than to make back the money they advanced the artist. Once the
> product is produced, marketed and the advance is paid back (from the
> artist royalties), royalties then revert back to the artist!
Hi Bill -
So the more money they offer, the bigger the BS pot you allow them, but
the less the likihood they will actually fill it. Gotcha! Thanks!