The Producer’s Workbook 5 (PW5) is an invaluable roadmap to independent producers bravely making their way through the ever-changing complexities involved with bringing a project from script to screen. Click here to read the opening pages of the PW5.

“I’m amazed at the information packed into this 5th edition. The addition of the countless resource links and draft sample documents online makes this an extraordinarily accessible and helpful guide to producing in Canada.”

— Alexandra Raffe’, Senior Vice President, Scripted Production, Thunderbird Entertainment

"It can feel daunting and intimidating to produce your first film. This indispensable resource helped me navigate a complicated industry. The Producer’s Workbook is an essential tool for new and emerging filmmakers in Canada." 

— Bal Brach, Producer and Director "Little India Big Business" 

The PW5 is available as an ebook and as a paperback, click here to purchase.

PW5 Online

An online component is available where up-to-date forms and links to third-party resources can be found. Each chapter of the PW5 has a corresponding set of online materials to help the producer obtain the most current and useful information. The PW5 Online is updated on a regular basis.  

To preview the PW5 Online Table of Contents, click here, to preview the PW5 Online financing chapter, click here, and to subscribe to the PW5 online, click here.


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