Film & TV Accountants

The UK film and television industry is constantly developing and booming more than ever – especially with the need for increased content through streaming and online platforms.


The greater the demand the industry faces, the greater the requirement for experienced financial accountancy and business advisory support. 


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Production accounting for film and television is a specialist area requiring a sound understanding of the sector and specific expertise, which our team can provide along with a hands-on approach to ensure your productions run on budget, on time, and with full financial visibility.

Lights, Camera, Action.


Whether your project is an independent drama or a blockbuster movie, there will always be a need for film accounting and advice. 

No matter the project, we’re here to help.

As accountants for movies, television, animation, and other media production projects, we can offer various services, from managing costs and reducing tax to providing accurate book-keeping and business advice.


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What can we help you with?


Cashflow management

Whether you’re working on quick turnaround projects, or slow burners, we can help you keep on track at all times.

Business review and advice

Offering a fresh perspective to help you identify areas for improvement and advise on how to succeed and achieve goals.

Tax and VAT advice

We can guide you through film tax credits and assist with registering for VAT, ensuring the appropriate scheme is used.

Film production accounting

Providing a full service, encompassing film production payroll, managing your accounts, filings, guidance, and more.

Film Tax Relief


As part of our film accounting services, we work with both the BFI and HMRC to provide guidance and support to media and production companies, ensuring they’re accessing the range of tax reliefs available and maximising the benefits.

There are a number of specific areas in which this can be beneficial, including film industry tax, children’s television tax relief, high end television and animation tax relief as well as video games tax relief.

Julian Davies

Julian Davies

Managing Partner at Redfin

Managing partner and Chartered Accountant with 30+ years of experience in marketing, media, and creative industries. He leads the Redfin team, offering expert advice on growth and profitability. Former owner manager of an agency acquired by a listed group; his industry insights are second to none. Off duty, you might find him on the golf or tennis court, determined to master new tricks.
Shelley Watkin

Shelley Watkin

Client Finance Director at Redfin

A qualified Chartered Accountant with 20+ years of experience in the marketing services sector. During her 5+ years at Redfin, she served as Client Finance Director offering invaluable insights into strategic and commercial matters. Shelley has also assumed the role of Finance Director for various creative agencies, guiding them through successful sales processes. If she gets free time after managing her children’s busy schedules, she likes to chill out doing yoga and gardening.