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We need great coffee on set!

Coffee has become the next big thing on film and TV sets and events. Other beverages are also encouraged, but not as important. There are many companies that now specialise in just making sure that your crew is kept up to date with their daily caffeine. It is often best to have a company purely …

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Accounting Handbook

The government film production manual has a lot of good information on taxation and laws relating to the film and TV industry. Though because of Brexit, you may need to check that something has not changed.  Film Production Company Manual – HMRC internal manual – GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)

Checking the Freight License

With all the new regulations now in force, it can be more difficult to find a freight company you can rely on. You can check the status of their license by going to the government site Check vehicle operator decisions and applications – Vehicle Operator Licensing – GOV.UK (vehicle-operator-licensing.service.gov.uk) This tells you any restrictions the …

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The future of film

Discover the tools, strategies and leaders shaping film’s future and make new and global connections global with powerful networking on www.futureoffilm.live Star Wars and new possibilities in storytelling Diversify, pivot, innovate: New strategies for filmmaking Immersive worlds: The matrix and future filmmaking

Filming resumes in China

Hengdian World Studios, China’s largest film and television shooting base located in the eastern Chinese city of Dongyang in Zhejiang Province, has a busy filming season as the film crews across the country resume work. As the epidemic eases, the site is crowded with camera crews, and some of the shooting locations need to be …

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NETFLIX SPENDS $1BN ON UK CONTENT

Netflix chief executive Reed Hastings revealed at last year’s RTS Cambridge Convention the company had invested around $500m on UK content for that year. Netflix has repeatedly spoken of the UK’s importance as part of its original content offering, with the streamer commissioning more than 50 TV series and films last year. The SVoD giant …

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