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Launching Today! Production Accounting for Film, Television and Digital Media

May 11, 2009

CHRC is pleased to launch "Production Accounting for Film, Television and Digital Media", a new training resource for teachers and trainers.

This course document examines the role and responsibilities of the production accountant and accounting staff who serve in film, television and digital media. Course participants will have the opportunity to develop their skills as well as gain sound practical knowledge of production accountancy. Through seminar presentations, workshops and hands-on exercises, the course will present a comprehensive overview of the methods and procedures used by production accountants who work in the film, television and digital media sectors, across various production genres.

This comprehensive course material has been prepared in close consultation with experts in the film, television and digital media industries. It includes chapters on pre-production accounting responsibilities, budgeting, legal requirements and considerations, cost reporting, auditing, and much more.

This document can be found on our website.

The Cultural Human Resources Council (CHRC) is committed to strengthening the cultural labour force, and strives to be at the centre of vision and forward thinking in the area of cultural human resources development. CHRC brings together representatives of arts disciplines and cultural industries in the cultural sector to address the training and career development needs of employers and cultural workers including artists, technical staff and managers. To become a member of CHRC please visit our website.

This project is funded by the Government of Canada's Sector Council Program.