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Math geeks? Students of film production? Plain old curious folk who just want to see where the money is going? Slide on your reading glasses and knock yourselves out!

Onward Amazing People - Simplified Budget

8 weeks Pre-Production / 5 weeks Shoot / 16 weeks Post-Production

Acct #   Amount Units   Rate   Subtotal Total
                 
1200
DIRECTION
             
1201
Director
          $7,000  
1202
Assistant to Director
          $750  
 
             
1300
PRODUCERS
             
1301
Producer #1
29 weeks   $400   $11,600  
1302
Producer #2
29 weeks   $400   $11,600  
                TOTAL
                $30,950
1400
CAST
             
1401
Principal Cast
          $24,000  
1402
Supporting Cast
          $16,150  
1403
Stunt Coordinator
1 week       $1,000  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $41,150
1500
TRAVEL & LIVING
             
1501
Director
2 months   $750   $1,500  
1502
Cast - 3 from U.S.
1.5 months   $1,200   $1,800  
1503
ATL Flights - 4
          $6,000  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $9,300
 
             
 
            TOTAL ATL
 
            $81,400
2000
PRODUCTION STAFF
             
2001
Production Manager
          $5,000  
2002
1st A.D.
          $5,000  
2003
Script Supervisor
          $2,450  
2004
Production Coordinator
          $4,000  
2005
Office P.A.
          $1,800  
2006
Production Accountant
          $3,000  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $21,250
2100
EXTRAS TALENT
             
2101
Non-Union Extras
100 days   $100   $10,000  
2102
Extras Transport
2 vans       $3,000  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $13,000
2200
SET DESIGN
             
2201
Production Designer
          $3,000  
2202
Expendable Supplies
          $1,000  
2203
Photography
          $1,000  
2202
Car Allowance
          $500  
2298
Loss & Damage
          $200  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $5,700
2300
SET OPERATIONS
             
2301
Key Grip
          $1,750  
2302
Best Boy Grip
          $1,500  
2303
First Aid Supplies
          $200  
2304
Loss & Damage
          $200  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $3,600
2400
SET DECORATION
             
2401
Set Decorator
          $1,750  
2402
Purchases
          $1,000  
2403
Car Allowance
          $500  
2498
Loss & Damage
          $200  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $3,450
2500
PROPS
             
2501
Prop Master
          $1,500  
2502
Prop Master Assistant
          $500  
2503
Purchases
          $500  
2504
Car Allowance
          $500  
2505
Loss & Damage
          200  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $3,200
2600
WARDROBE
             
2601
Costume Designer
          $1,000  
2602
Key Costumer
          $1,000  
2603
Purchases
          $500  
2604
Alterations & Repairs
          $200  
2605
Transportation
          $200  
2606
Miscellaneous Expenses
          $200  
2698
Loss & Damage
          $200  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $3,300
2700
HAIR & MAKE-UP
             
2701
Head Make-Up Artist
          $1,500  
2702
Make-Up Artist
          $1,500  
2703
Head Hair Stylist
          $1,500  
2704
Purchases
          $500  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $5,000
2800
ELECTRICAL
             
2801
Gaffer
          $1,500  
2802
Best Boy
          $1,500  
2803
Purchases
          $1,500  
2804
Rentals
          $4,500  
2805
Burnouts
          $500  
2898
Loss & Damage
          $200  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $9,700
2900
CAMERA
             
2901
Director of Photography
          $4,000  
2902
1st Assitant Camera
          $1,500  
2903
Camera Purchase
          $70,000  
2904
Monitor
          $150  
2905
Computers
          $2,000  
2998
Loss & Damage
          $1,000  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $78,650
3000
PRODUCTION SOUND
             
3001
Mixer
          $1,500  
3002
Boom Operator
          $1,500  
3003
Rentals
          $2,400  
3098
Loss & Damage
          $200  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $5,600
3100
TRANSPORTATION
             
3101
Production Van Driver
          $1,500  
3102
Crew Driver
          $1,500  
3103
Cast Driver
          $1,500  
3104
Gas & Oil
          $500  
3198
Loss & Damage
          $200  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $5,200
3200
LOCATIONS
             
3201
Location Manager
          $1,500  
3202
Production Office Rent
4 months   $800   $3,200  
3203
Production Office Supplies
          $1,600  
3204
Location Site Restoration
          $500  
3205
Meals, Cook, Shopper
          $10,000  
3298
Loss & Damages
          $200  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $17,000
3300
EDITING
             
3301
Editor
          $5,000  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $5,000
3400
MUSIC
             
3401
Composer
          $1,500  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $1,500
3500
POST PRODUCTION SOUND
             
3501
Pitch Perfect Studios, Berlin
          $2,000  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $2,000
3600
INSURANCE
             
3601
General Liability
          $10,000  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $10,000
3700
GENERAL EXPENSES
             
3701
Legal Fees
          $2,000  
3702
Bank Charges & Fees
          $100  
3703
Copying
          $500  
3704
Post Production Supplies
          $500  
3705
Preview Expenses
          $500  
 
            TOTAL
 
            $3,600
 
             
 
            TOTAL BLT
 
            $196,750
 
TOTAL ATL
$81,400            
 
TOTAL BTL
$196,750            
 
ABOVE & BELOW TL
$278,150            
 
             
 
CONTINGENCY
$20,000            
 
             
 
GRAND TOTAL
$298,150            
 
             
 
             
 
             
                 
 

 

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