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
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 May 1, 2017.
$125.00 BEGINS May 2, 2017
Date: Saturday, May 6, 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.
Open Rivers Pictures 2016