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Intro to Production Accounting is designed to introduce and give students with little to no experience an overview of the specialized skills of film and television production accounting.

This workshop will answer questions such as, “How do I get started in film/tv accounting?,” How does the department operate?,” “Is this the right job for me?,” Is there a difference between working as a CPA in an office versus working as a PA on a film set? in addition to these topics:

What is a Production Accountant?
What is the role of a PA? What is a Clerk?
The Various Positions in the Department
The Hierarchy in the Department
Difference Between CPA in an “office” versus PA on set
Production Terminology
Developing Reports and what they mean to the other departments
Qualifications Needed to work in a Film Finance Department
Working in TV versus Film
The Industry (hours on the job, attire, working/relating to others)
Union versus Non Union

Phases of  Film Production

Intro to Production Accountant Fee

$100.00 Early Registration  ENDS March 20, 2017.

$125.00 BEGINS March 21, 2017

Date: Saturday, March 25, 2017

Time: 9AM – 2PM

Location: Open Rivers Film Academy, Pinewood Production Centre, Fayetteville, GA 30214, Suite 4107

Please visit the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for additional information.

**An advanced production accounting workshop will be offered. Check the schedule for details.