carrier that understands film and video production and has an insurance policy that's not just special effects. Chubb has the depth of expertise to help production.
Film Producers Risk
For more than 40 years, Chubb has been underwriting film productions, staying apace with the new technologies of this changing industry.
Film Producers Risk
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From film to video, analog to digital, and SD to HD, we’ve provided protection to film producers over the years for myriad risks and exposures.
Chubb’s target appetite for our Film Producers Risk policy is as diverse as the people who make films. It is designed to protect a wide variety of productions, including:
In today’s diverse and dynamic environment with ever-evolving exposures, an insurer with an established track record is critical. Choose a carrier that understands film and video production and has an insurance policy that’s not just special effects. Chubb has the depth of expertise to help production companies manage their global risks, with enterprise-wide insurance products supported by outstanding claim and risk engineering services.
We’re Not In Kansas Anymore Chubb’s Film Producers Risk policy is unique in an industry that prides itself on creativity and individuality. With language, structure and terminology that better express the intent of protection and encompass the enlarging spectrum of filmmaking technologies, Chubb’s Film Producers Risk policy responds to the needs of today’s film producers.
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Feature films Television productions Commercials Documentaries Music videos Educational films Corporate or institutional productions Commercial still photographers
The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of Take a look at our product highlights to better understand why Chubb’s Film Producers Risk policy is different.of damage to property Cast Insurance • Provides protection against additional production costs (production loss) resulting from incapacity of a declared cast member • Includes loss resulting from absence due to bereavement • No restrictions for age or overlapping productions • No exclusion for childhood diseases • Protection automatically extends through post production • Limits for the incapacity of any undeclared cast or crew members included
Production Media (“Negative and Faulty”) • Insures against production losses caused by loss of or damage to any medium or device as well as the information they contain • No exclusions for damage caused by x-ray or magnetic fields, change or extremes of temperature, dampness or dryness In rare cases, one or more cast and/ or production media losses may make abandonment of the production necessary. Chubb’s Film Producers Risk policy includes broadened provisions for those circumstances. Damage to Property (“Extra Expense”) • Insures against production losses caused by actual or potential impairment of the production as a result of damage to property • Damage to property used in the production as well as other property at shooting, storage or post locations is insured • Limits for animals included
Other Insured Causes of Production Loss • Action of a civil or military authority • Response to an imminent peril, such as a hurricane • Damage to property that prevents ingress to or egress from a location • Mechanical breakdown, including production equipment, animatronics, boats, aircraft or any other property used in the production • Damage to property that interrupts services (e.g., power, water and communications)
• Seizure or quarantine of property by governmental or military authority • Strike or civil protest that interferes with access to or use of a shooting location Impairment of Computer Services Chubb’s Film Producers Risk policy provides protection against loss caused by malicious programming, whether the attack is initiated from inside or outside the company. Property protected by Chubb’s Film Producers Risk policy includes: • Props, sets and wardrobe • Production equipment, including nonowned vehicles, regardless of what type or how used in the production (e.g., mobile equipment, cars, buses, motor homes) • Office contents, including additional expense coverage • Money and securities • Limits for animals • Limits for library stock Legal Liability Chubb’s Film Producers Risk policy provides protection for damage to or loss of use of property in the insured’s care, custody or control, including damage to living quarters of cast and crew.
Come Out, Come Out, Wherever You Are Wherever you are shooting or processing, Chubb is there to support you. With specialized entertainment underwriters in strategic film hubs around the world, Chubb’s global capabilities are unmatched. Take a look at a sampling of our global offerings:
• Admitted insurance in any foreign market • Local insurance for non-U.S. producers • Insurance support for international co-productions • Policies available in at least six different languages Houston, We Have A Problem With Chubb, claims and risk engineering services are not a problem. We have specialized claims representatives, located strategically throughout the world, who deal with film and other entertainment risks. Together with highly experienced film adjusters, they work with our insureds to help them find solutions to problems and minimize losses, as well as resolve claims as quickly and efficiently as possible. As always, they are backed by Chubb’s promise to pay claims within 48 hours of settlement. Chubb’s in-house risk engineers are also available to film producers when needed to help ensure peace of mind.
The Beginning Of A Beautiful Friendship Chubb prides itself on long-term relationships with film producers of all types. Take a look at our product breadth, global capabilities and specialized services, and you’ll see that insuring with Chubb is an award-winning move. For additional information, please contact your Chubb-appointed agent or local Chubb underwriter today.
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