Free Women Films can come on board your production as co-producers to bring 40% of the qualifying SA spend to the project or we can service your Foreign Location shoot in South Africa with a 25% rebate on the qualifying SA spend. Free Women Films has worked across 38 African countries as well as co-produced with UK, Germany, France, and Canada. SA has first class crew, equipment, studios and locations.
Assess project in terms of locations, story, script, cast, cost, budgets, equipment, accommodation, visa requirements, travel, requirements to SA
Decide on which fund to apply to
Put together a feeler board with pictures of locations, studios,
Compile shooting budget and scheduling on MMS
DTI Rebate Application –compile all paperwork and requirements
Once project green-lighted –set up SPV, Bank Account, Company Compliance PAYE, VAT,UIF with SARS
Set up Accounting Package
Legal agreements between the SPV and the Cast, Crew and Suppliers.
Book all the locations, studios, crew, cast, equipment, flights, accommodation
Casting Director and Casting if required
Payroll-Cast and Crew
Line Producing and overseeing of production process
Provide the accounting on the production until all paid up and or post production is completed.
Includes the payments of cast and crew and VAT, PAYE, UIF etc
Payments and management of the International Cast Withholding Tax
Prep Final Audit for DTI Rebate, submission, liaison, clarifications.
Pay-out of Expropriation of funds