Services World 2000

By: World 2000  05/12/2011
Keywords: production services


World 2000 has access to the Irish tax incentive program (Section 481) and has been responsible for securing finance and providing production services to productions such as Braveheart, Moll Flanders, Scarlett, The Old Curiosity Shop, The Informant, Kidnapped, Sweeney Todd, Oliver Twist, Miracle at Midnight, The Unexpected Mrs Pollifax and other Irish co-produced projects.

Additionally, the company recently co-produced The Seventh Stream and The Blackwater Lightship for Hallmark Hall of Fame, The Roman Spring of Mrs Stone for Showtime Networks, Animal Farm for Hallmark Entertainment and TNT, Durango for Hallmark Hall of Fame, Mystic Knights for Saban Entertainment and Fox, Barbara Taylor Bradford's Her Own Rules and A Secret Affair for Adelson Entertainment and CBS and Angela'sAshes for Paramount. It has financed and co-produced with Irish Dreamtime, Pierce Brosnan's company, the feature film The Nephew set in Ireland.

World 2000 availed of the European Co-Production Convention whereby it co-produced five high profile feature films, The Count of Monte Cristo and Reign of Fire in association with Spyglass Entertainment, Ella Enchanted with Miramax Films, Veronica Guerin and King Arthur with Jerry Bruckheimer Films and Walt Disney. These feature films availed of both Section 481 and Sale and Leaseback (the UK incentive) as a result of a unique financial package put in place by the World 2000 team

Services provided by World 2000 Entertainment Limited

. Production budget breakdown and schedules
. Executive Production Management
. Location recces, clearances, cast & crew contracts
. Securing of local crew and talent
. Casting
. Securing of Section 481 finance from private financiers
. M
anagement of Section 481 Certification from Department
f Arts, Heritage, Gaeltacht & the Islands
. Processing of all legal and financial documentation in relation
. to the Irish production financing
. Establishment of Irish Production company and audit
.and .liquidation of same
. General production services.

For each specific production the company provides an immediate cost benefit analysis of a particular project in terms of Section 481 and other EU incentives.

Keywords: production services

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