Keynotes and panels will be lead by established entertainment industry professionals on the following topics:
Production and Safety
How safe is it to bring crew and talent on location? What production systems and infrastructure are in place? Are common fears myth or reality?
1) Financial Procedures
The financial transactions of a film production on location should be “transparent.” Standard accounting procedures, payroll and accounts receivable/payable must conform to accepted international norms.
2) Financial Procedures
The financial transactions of a location shoot should be “transparent.” Standard accounting procedures, payroll and billing/receiving must conform to accepted international norms.
Producers and directors want to know production resources are available on location. From finding (or training) competent crews to the provision of adequate accommodation, transportation and guest services, the requirements of production are varied and complex. Meeting them takes planning.
4) Investment Opportunities, Financial Structures and Tax Laws
What incentives, rebates and tax credits are available for film production? How timely and efficiently are they administered? This panel will address the core financial issues involved in attracting global film production.