Inspire Media Group is an A-list team of entertainment and investment executives with deep industry relationships and partnerships ranging from the most sought after Hollywood producers / directors, studio executives, artist/ acting talent, post-production executives, to distribution, marketing and finance. Each of these relationships and partnerships has been developed by Inspire’s principals over the course of decades.
Portfolio diversification away from traditional equity and fixed interest risk and other asset classes (commodities, bonds, hedge funds, etc.) with investor-friendly exposure to a compelling, uncorrelated but tough-to-access asset class (uncorrelated to global equity markets (0.0003 R2 to S&P 500).
Robust growth of the indie-film and online categories (4x in past 10 years in dollars); the number of indie movies having doubled since 2012.
Intellectual property (IP) is becoming increasingly valuable with mass distribution available through an expanding number of channels, with myriad recurring monetization opportunities in the non-fungible token (‘NFT’) space.
Online network channel growth warrants a greater proportion of pre-sales for each film thereby lowering the risk to equity investors.
Increasing availability of financial and ‘big-data’ makes a quantitative approach to fund management in this asset class feasible.
We are a team of experienced industry veterans, bringing over 100+ years of combined expertise in movie production, financing and fund management. We have a unique network and the ability to source and execute on the most compelling production opportunities.
Our competitive advantage is the ability to deliver a value-add / full service model. We are also serial entrepreneurs with multiple exits, having run large multi-national businesses. The principals have executed numerous production financing deals and film production across multiple geographies.
The Inspire Media Fund focuses on financing the production of slates of feature films, television series and media and ownership of related IP.
The Fund provides equity and debt investments in individual film projects (collateralized). Specific set of criteria are to be satisfied by each deal.
Qualified and well-known industry participants.
It takes time, dedication and broad ranging expertise to construct a sufficiently diversified portfolio of film assets.
Deal structures are typically investor unfriendly, with limited negotiating leverage and not representative of achievable Beta.
Return potential to ‘vanity susceptible project’ risks with investors often “paying up” to gain red carpet exposure and EP credits.
Hollywood accounting is particularly complex and opaque, making it difficult to monitor and enforce investment.
Inspire Media Group is an A-list team of entertainment and investment executives with deep industry relationships and partnerships ranging from the most sought after Hollywood producers / directors, studio executives, artist / acting talent, post-production executives, to distribution, marketing and finance. Each of these relationships and partnerships has been developed by Inspire’s principals over the course of decades.
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Toll Free: (877) 659-6070
Fax: (855) 766-3959
Office: (215) 360-3666
Pennsylvania Office Inspire
Group, New York
1500 Market Street #4000
Philadelphia, PA 19102