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Some accounting methods peculiar to motion picture producers and distributors

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Statement[Thesis presented for the degree of M.B.A. at Boston University, College of Business Administration.]
The Physical Object
Pagination126 p.
Number of Pages126
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Open LibraryOL25616104M

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Financial Reporting by Producers and Distributors of Motion Picture Films (Issued 12/81) Summary This Statement extracts the specialized accounting principles and practices from the AICPA Industry Accounting Guide, Accounting for Motion Picture Films, and AICPA Statement of PositionAccounting for Motion Picture Films, and establishes standards of financial accounting and reporting.

Financial Reporting by Producers and Distributors of Motion Picture Films, was issued in and set the requirements for external financial reporting in the motion picture industry.

However, due primarily to changes in the industry since then, there have been many criticisms regarding the statement. Progress and trends of motion picture entertainment: Annual report submitted to the Motions Picture Producers and Distributors of America, Inc., Ma [Hays, Will H] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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The AICPA issued new accounting guidance for the film industry in ent of PositionAccounting by Producers or Distributors of Films replaced the requirements in FASB Statement no.

53, Financial Reporting by Producers and Distributors of Motion Picture Films. Since FASB issued Statement no.

53 nineteen years ago, the film industry has changed significantly: new media, such as. ENLARGING SCOPE OF THE SCREEN ^o iiurar^ Annual Report To the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, Inc. By WILL H. HAYS, President Ma / 28 West 44th Street, New York City ENLARGING SCOPE OF THE SCREEN 79/.f / v -}.' >(lurar- Annual Report To the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, Inc.

Identify the motion picture budgeting and production process. Determine capitalization and amortization of film costs: SOPaccounting by producers or distributors of films.

Recognize IASB and FASB new converged standards for revenue recognition. Identify the components of motion picture distribution, including revenue and expenses. specialized principles and practices from the AICPA Industry Accounting Guide, Accounting for Motion Pictures Films, (Guide), and SOPAccounting for Motion Picture Films, and establishes financial accounting and reporting standards for producers 2 and distributors of motion picture films (films).

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