StarStream Entertainment


Published on

StarStream Entertainment is a theatrical motion picture production and financing company focused on producing and financing edgy, high quality motion pictures with strong cast and lean budgets for a commercial audience.

Published in: Entertainment & Humor
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Total views
On SlideShare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

StarStream Entertainment

  1. 1. Certain statements contained herein may be forward-looking and involve risks and uncertainties. Such forward-looking statements involve assumptions, known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of those forward looking statements to be materially different from any future results, performance, or achievements expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements. Such potential risks and uncertainties include, without limitation, the substantial investment required to produce and market films, increased cost to produce and market motion pictures, our ability to raise capital, unpredictability of the commercial success of our motion pictures, the effects of disposition of businesses or assets, technological changes and other trends affecting the entertainment industry, and the risk factors as set forth in StarStream's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
  2. 2. Stock Basics OTCQB Recent Price SSET $0.63 Average Volume Shares Outstanding 19,000 17.9M Market Cap 11.64M Company Overview • StarStream Entertainment is a theatrical motion picture production and financing company focused on producing and financing edgy, high quality motion pictures with strong cast and lean budgets for a commercial audience. • By utilizing such a high degree of innovation and imagination, SSET has become one of the most sought after companies in the entertainment industry. Strategy • A strong team that applies very simple yet effective concepts to the core of the entertainment business • Risk mitigation through fiscal precision • Typically embark on projects with talent already signed on, empowering SSET to swiftly line up a complete financial package and cut out the risky costs of development. • Offers investors a much quicker return on investment with a much lower risk profile. • Poised to take on structural changes in the industry brought on by the digital era. • Excited to develop new streams of revenue brought on by inexhaustible forms of content distribution. Feature Films
  3. 3. Lee Daniel’s THE BUTLER • Highly acclaimed film directed by Lee Daniels • Starring Forrest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, Live Shreiber, Robin Williams and John Cusak to name a few. LIFE OF CRIME • Starring Jennifer Aniston, Tim Robbins, John Hawkes, Isla Fisher and Will Forte • Premiered at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival •Lionsgate & Roadside Attractions distributing; to be released on August 27. LIFE AFTER BETH • Ground breaking dark comedy that premiered in the U.S. DramaLc CompeLLon at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival. • Starring Dane DeHaan, Aubrey Plaza, Cheryl Parks, Molly Shannon and John C Reilly. •A24 distributing; to be released on August 15. •TROUBLE DOLLS • Written and directed by Jess Weixler & Jennifer Prediger • Starring Weixler & Prediger, along with Will Forte and Megan Mullally • Premiered at the Los Angeles Film Festival in June.
  4. 4. StarStream Entertainment’s mission is to be a theatrical motion picture production and financing company focused on producing and financing, edgy, high quality motion pictures with a strong cast and lean budgets for commercial audiences.
  5. 5. Our success is built on:  Risk mitigation through fiscal precision.  Ability to finance and produce excellent entertainment on budget and on time.  Deployment of capital once projects are fully developed and ready to be produced, thereby offering investors a swifter return on investment with a lower risk profile..  Incubator for young creative talent  Creating core team of talent nurtured by seasoned directors, producers, writers and actors.  Reaching for new heights by providing a vibrant and productive space for creativity.  Producing innovative, creative, meaningful and most importantly profitable and entertaining movies.
  6. 6. Development 1. SSE entry typically occurs during the stage in which all elements are secured. to minimize risk and expedite the process efficiently and effectively. Financing 1. SSE’s point of entry for financing is when production is clearly imminent. 2. We use foreign sales and tax credits to minimize exposure from 40 to 110 percent. 3. SSE differentiates itself by giving up minimal upside to ensure profitability . Production 1. Cast and film crew are hired. 2. Filming locations are selected. 3. Film is shot. 4. SSE ensures completion on time and within budget. Post-Production 1.Raw footage is edited for distribution. 2. Finished Film is released to theaters. 3. Recurring revenues result from television, home video, digital streaming and ancillary distribution. 4. SSE manages the entire process.
  7. 7.  StarStream Entertainment is a client of William Morris Endeavor (WME), one of the leading talent and literary agencies worldwide.  WME leverages it’s unparalleled reputation and exclusive relationships within the entertainment industry to assist SSET’s effort to navigate the constantly shifting media landscape. This alliance gives SSET a highly competitive advantage, enabling the company to swiftly identify premium feature film projects, which can then be packaged, financed and distributed to a worldwide market.
  8. 8.  Ability to balance risk mitigation as it relates to acceptable risk versus the viability of the films budget. This is a simple formula that has made StarStream one of the entertainment industry's most closely watched companies, in an industry known for excess and diminished returns on investment.  The SSET production team is known for consistently managing the entire production process with extreme precision.  SSET is a dynamic young company that industry people are attracted to and want to be a part of, led by a team of proven professionals.
  9. 9. Charles Bonan, Co-Founder & Chairman  Ex. Prod.: Life of Crime, Lee Daniels’ the Butler, Missed Connections, Here Comes the Night  Managing Director, Vice President Turner Broadcasting; launched CNN International  Acquired the Grinberg Library (American Pathe and Paramount newsreel collections)  Director of Cable & Special Projects, Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) Kim Leadford, Co-Founder & CEO  Ex. Prod.: Life After Beth, Life of Crime, About Cherry, Missed Connections, Here Comes the Night, Lee Daniels’ the Butler Dan McCarney, Co-Founder & Chief Content Officer  Ex. Prod.: Life After Beth; Associate Prod.: Life of Crime  EVP – Project Development for XLR8* Films  Consultant: Baldwin Films, New England Sports and Entertainment Group
  10. 10. LEE DANIELS’ THE BUTLER, Starring Oprah Winfrey, Forest Whitaker. Huge box office success Worldwide. LIFE OF CRIME, Starring Jennifer Aniston, Tim Robbins, Will Forte. Closed out the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival. LIFE AFTER BETH, Starring John C. Reilly, Aubrey Plaza, Molly Shannon. One of the top 10 movies selected from 12,218 submissions for the Sundance film festival in the U.S. dramatic competition. TROUBLE DOLLS, Starring Megan Mullany, Will Forte, Jennifer Prediger. In post-production.
  11. 11. “For those wondering if there’s any fresh meat left to chew on in zombie cinema, relationship comedy Life After Beth answers a resounding yes.” “…charming, thoughtful and laugh-out-loud funny. Given the current undead craze in pop culture, commercial prospects look lively” “One of the most emotionally credible zom-coms since Shaun of the Dead.” Additional Coverage:
  12. 12.  All of SSET projects adhere to a fundamental strategy of risk mitigation, which protects investors’ downside without capping the upside.  SSET’s strategy is to secure film packages that are fully developed and ready to be shot. SSET moves expeditiously to secure projects where the development costs have already been invested.  SSET has the ability to undertake financial packaging and film production quickly without having to green light funds from third parties.  Unlike the traditional production model, SSET does not incur many of the costs associated with development (i.e. securing director/talent, hiring production crews, etc.), only to find that they are unsuccessful in assembling funds needed to complete production and distribution of the film.  Collaborative core team of talent whose vision is to produce and distribute meaningful, original and highly entertaining content .