Production
& Servicing

Willow Tree is a one stop shop for taking scripts all the way through to delivery.

We are a diverse group of lovable film and TV professionals with years of experience in nurturing the development of scripts, embedding sound finance planning, managing production and post-production processes, and delivering final products to screen, on budget and on schedule.

Budgets & Schedules

Budgets & Schedules

Our team creates the building blocks for multiple types of projects, with varied budget levels and complexity: from regional shooting in the UK to multi-country and currency projects worldwide, drawing on an extensive network for both creative and logistical work. 

We craft schedules based on years of real-world experiences. Our realistic and achievable schedules go hand in hand with our budgets.

We provide up to date tax incentive consultancy for multiple territories to support and maximise rebates.

Accountancy

Accountancy

  • Cost reporting and estimating until delivery of the project is complete
  • Reconciling with the financiers in terms of funding and all other items remaining on the Trial Balance (Deposits, VAT, Profit/Loss, etc.)
  • Analysing weekly costs and budgeting schedule extension estimates
  • Requesting funding and updating cash flows when, necessary
  • Processing payroll, accounts payable, purchase orders, PCards, journal entries and petty cash throughout the post period. Revising estimates on tax incentives

We work with studios and production companies around the world to deliver a first-class accountancy service. We can service the entire project or dedicate crew to support bespoke aspects of projects depending on requirements.

Post Production

Post Production

Willow Tree covers a range of services for Post Production. We have great relationships with world class suppliers, including Post Houses and VFX companies of all shapes and sizes.

We draw on a expansive database of key talent to support you from concept through to delivery, including Post Producers, Post Supervisors, VFX Producers, VFX Supervisors, Concept Artists, paperwork delivery and much more.

Location Feasibility

Location Feasibility

Specific briefs for projects can be built from desktop library-based research to scouting, culminating in more detailed Director/Producer recces. You want it, we got it!

Our Location Team are adaptive, supportive, and fun, with eons of experience to deliver the creative vision at all stages.

Our team has a vast range of locations and landscapes at their fingertips, from period castles to cityscapes, or idyllic coastal villages.

Clearances

Clearances

All your clearance requirements covered.

 

Willow Tree will ensure your projects meet all legal requirements for clearances of brands for props, artwork, footage and product placement, from neg checks (script research report) through production clearances for art department and costume, to reviewing dailies and final post production.

We have both UK and European based clearance and legal support to ensure this area is managed expertly at all stages. We have worked across many genres and can also help with product placement.

We have a number of archive producers at our fingertips, who have access to world-wide libraries and are experts in their field.