PRODUCTION VALUE

The European Scheduling & Budgeting Workshop

Why Production Value?

What is Production Value?

The Production Value Tutors

The Production Value Partners

Are you a Junior Assistant Director?

Are you a Junior Line Producer?

Are you a producer with a project to schedule & budget?

Are you a producer planning a limited series?

Production Value Reports

Surveys on impact of Production Value

Production Value in the Press

Working Conditions for Filming

Working Conditions in Ireland

Permits:

EU citizens are treated as equal. Other citizens need a working permit.

Working Hours

Overtime

Rates

Please refer to the SPI/SIPTU AGREEMENT.
SPI IS THE IRISH PRODUCER'S ASSOCIATION.
SIPTU IS THE MAIN UNION REPRESENTING FILM WORKERS.

There are three tiers of minimum payment depending on the scale of the budget involved. SEE CURRENT RATE CARD.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE BUDGET RATES ARE LINKED TO THE AMOUNT OF "IRISH SPEND" INCURRED ON EACH FILM PROJECT.  

Social Benefits

Employer’s part is 10.75% 
Holiday pay is + 8.0 %

Allowances

Per diem for working away from home: negotiable. normally 20-30 euro per day
Per diem for working away from home on non-shooting day: normally 40 euro per day

Mileage Allowance: .49 euro per kilometer.
However free travel zones around the Dublin area.

Actors' Rates (Minimum)

Daily: 550 euro minimum for buyout. Rates vary bweeen 550 and 750 euro for day players. 
Weekly: 5days worked for 4 days pay. 

Equity agreement currently being renegotiated. 

For stunt performers, average 600 euro per day

For Children/Minors - average rate 250 euros per day. A special Government  licence is required for these performers

Extras

Background Artist: Day rate average 110 euros per day. 
Walk-On Artist: negotiable.

Sources of Information

The Films That Got Made

Are you a Former Participant or Tutor of Production Value?