The European Film Production Guide sets out in one comprehensive volume the major economic, financial and business considerations which independent producers need to bear in mind when making films in or with other countries within Europe. Arthur Andersen provides creative solutions for its clients through audit, tax, business advisory and speciality consulting services. Its professsionals combine extensive technical competence and industry experience with innovative and progressive thought, enabling Arthur Anderson to exceed client expectations.
Table of Contents
Incorporating a film company. Disclosure requirements and presentation of results, company accounting. Specific accounting aspects of the film industry. Tax aspects. Employment aspects. Contracts with the creative team and cast. Acquisition of rights to literary works. Summary of general aspects of film-industry financing by country. Sources of public sector financing of the film industry. General aspects. Sources of public sector financing for the development stage. Sources of public sector financing for the production stage. Other aid for film production.
Presentation of projects and agreement with potential private investors. Sources of bank financing for the film industry. International co-productions. Television, types of financing and support for the film industry. Other forms of film financing. Film distribution.