Short course

Overview

This course provides those attending with an introduction to the principles and practices of the work involved in film and television drama production management.

 

The basic thread throughout the week is that participants will learn how to break down a short script which they will schedule, and have a full understanding of all the elements which go into making up the budget.

 

In brief, areas covered are:
• Role, function and responsibilities of a drama production manager
• Breaking down and scheduling a script
• Union Agreements
• The principles of a budgeting
• Contracts
• Insurance; Completion Bonds; Health & Safety
• The Unit: on location (foreign and at home)
• Progress Reports
• Post-production

 


The course tutor is a Drama Production Manager/Line Producer with a wealth of experience of feature film and television drama productions. Specialist speakers will also be brought in throughout the 5 days.

Freelance Rate: £820

Corporate Rate: £1550

How to apply

Application deadline:

If you experience any problems making your application please contact us shortcourses@nfts.co.uk 01494 677 903

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