Legal and business

Introduction to Production Accounting

A one-day workshop providing an introduction to TV and Film Production Accounting.

This course aims to demystify the language of the television and film production accountant, and examines the preparation, presentation, interpretation and evaluation of the financial information that a production accountant will use on a day-to-day basis.

Time: 10:00 to 17:00


Available Courses

Course content

• The role of a production accountant across different genres in TV & film.
• The production cycle, from pre to post.
• Setting up a production.
• Crew hierarchy and responsibilities.
• Budgets and budgetary categories.
• Cost drivers, cost reporting and forecasting.
• The politics of the cost report.
• Running the finance office.
• Jargon.

Who it's for

  • Producers, or other production grades, wishing to find out more about production accounting.
  • Accountants thinking of moving to film and tv production accounting.
  • Production accountants and assistants working in documentaries considering moving to drama.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be in writing and must be received at least seven days prior to the course date or the full fee will be charged. ITF reserves the right to cancel courses without liability, and delegates will be offered an alternative date or full refund. ITF reserves the right to cancel courses if there are insufficient enrolments. Read more about our terms and conditions.

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Legal and business: Introduction to Production Accounting

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94 Euston St
Kings Cross
London, NW1 2HA
T: 020 3487 0354