Explore how to set-up a screen business
This two day intensive, presented in conjunction with SPA (Screen Producers Australia), is all about setting up and building a Screen Business. The workshop covers the commercial framework in which producers must operate, including issues surrounding the operation a of creative business from the ground up. SPA members will receive a special discount.
Legal structures for businesses and for productions, tax incentives and tax compliance, business planning, managing cashflow
Copyright and chain of title, rights negotiation, distribution and licensing agreements, employment law, cast and crew agreements
Financial management of productions, fringes, insurance, latest market research, film and television industry sources of finance
Is Screen Business Essentials right for you?
The Business Essentials program is vital for start ups while also serving as a refresher for established businesses
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If an attendee wishes to withdraw from a course, they may do so up to 15 days before the course commences and get a full refund. Cancellations 14 days or less before course commencement will incur a fee.
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