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The Production Guild of Great Britain helps bring film and TV drama professionals together. We’re the UK’s leading membership organisation for those working in production. So, if you’re a professional looking for work, or if you’re looking to crew a production, we can help you find exactly what you need.

Why join the Production Guild of Great Britain?

Join as a member, and we’ll connect you with leading professionals working in production. PGGB members are working right now across TV drama and feature films from low budget independent British films to major US studio features.

Launch of our Close Up series
Close Up with Hannah Godwin, Production Manager/Supervisor

Hannah Godwin, Production Manager 'Mary Poppins Returns', 'Doctor Strange' and Production Supervisor 'SPECTRE', 'Avengers: Age of Ultron', explains what her role in the production department entails, as well as her route into the industry.

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Close Up with Nathan Woods, Production Accountant

Nathan Woods, Production Accountant on 'Guardians of the Galaxy', 'Alice Through the Looking Glass' and 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story', explains what his role in the accounts department entails.

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Close Up with Tommy Gormley, 1st Assistant Director

Tommy Gormley, 1st AD on 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens', 'Mission Impossible: - Rogue Nation' and 'Star Trek Into Darkness', explains what his role in the AD department entails.

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Recruit the best UK production crew

Looking for experienced production professionals for your TV drama or film? Choose from hundreds of members working across accounting, production, assistant directing, location management, post-production and VFX.

New releases from PGGB Members

Read about the latest new releases and see what Production Guild members have been working on. You can also see the business partners and affiliate companies that have worked on these productions. 

Dunkirk - new releases

In this week's feature film releases from PG members, Christopher Nolan plunges the audience into the chaotic evacuation of the British Expeditionary Force from northern France after the catastrophic battle of Dunkirk in Dunkirk.In television, BBC Two’s…

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Transformers - new releases

In this week's feature releases from PG members, Humans and Transformers are at war in Michael Bay's fifth movie in the Transformers film franchise. Starring Mark Wahlberg and Sir Anthony Hopkins, Transformers: The Last Knight is this week's feature…

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Wonder Woman, Dough – new releases

In this week's new releases from PG members, we are transported to the world of DC comics where an Amazonian princess is taken back to the First World War, marking her arrival in the world of men. Also out on release is a cosy Britflick comedy set in…

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There is a level of quality of people that belong to The Production Guild that is a reassurance to producers, financiers, production companies and studios - both in the UK and internationally. The Production Guild brings together all the expertise that we have in the UK under one roof.

Callum McDougall, Executive Producer, SPECTRE, Into the Woods, Skyfall

Forthcoming Courses

You can develop your skills through our training courses and seminars covering production and location management, accounts, post production, assistant directing and VFX. We are now taking bookings for the following courses. 

Excel - intermediate and advanced
Sat 9th Sep 2017 9:30am

We are running Intermediate and Advanced Excel one day training at our Pinewood Studios offices.

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Two-day introduction to bookkeeping
Sat 4th Nov 2017 9:30am

This is a practical hand-on course where you will not only learn the theory of bookkeeping and accounting but will gain practical knowledge of applying the principles.

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Safety Management in Film & TV Production
Sat 11th Nov 2017 9:30am

A one day course which has been designed and will be delivered by Media Safety Limited covering Health & Safety for those working in Film & TV Production.

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Introduction to Location Management
Sat 25th Nov 2017 9:30am

This two-day course will give you an insight into all aspects of what it takes to be a valuable member of the location team.

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Our full training programme

I regularly use the Production Guild’s availability service when looking for experienced and talented production crew because I often need professionals at short notice with the appropriate skills in TV drama. Being kept up to date about production issues such as holiday pay calculations, auto enrolment and the apprenticeship levy is also incredibly valuable to me.

Frith Tiplady, Co-Managing Director of Tiger Aspect Drama, Executive Producer - Peaky Blinders, Fortitude, Ripper Street

Featured members
Anthony Waye - Executive Producer

From Mail Boy to Executive Producer, Anthony Waye discusses making over ninety films, the changing face of production, and missing out on one of the greatest films of all time. Anthony's credits include The Elephant Man, Casino Royale and Star Wars:…

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Teresa Darby - Location Manager

Location Manager Teresa Darby talks to us about how she began her career in Costa Rica, what she looks for when hiring and the role of a Location Manager. Teresa’s credits include The Mummy, Heart of the Sea, Maleficent and Snow White and the Huntsman.

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Terence Clegg - Line Producer

Terence Clegg shares his experience of working closely with Lord Attenborough, bringing Gandhi to the screen, the perfection of Shadowlands and why never to send an angry email until the next day.

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This online guide covers every aspect of production accounting, from pre-production and forecasting, through to taxation, filming overseas and payroll.

Forthcoming events

Our members attend exclusive Production Guild events and seminars throughout the year. This enables members to network with their peers and develop their production skills.

The Edinburgh TV Festival 2017
Wed 23rd Aug 2017 9:00am

The Guardian Edinburgh International Television Festival powered by YouTube is one of the most prestigious media events in the UK bringing together all parts of the television and digital world to celebrate the creativity, diversity and inspirational…

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Networking Drinks - Warner Bros. De Lane Lea
Thu 14th Sep 2017 7:00pm

Join us for our latest Production Guild networking drinks held at Warner Bros. De Lane Lea and catch up on the latest news with members and affiliates.Thursday 14th, 7-9pmWarner Bros. De Lane Lea75 Dean StreetLondonW1D 3PUThis is an exclusive networking…

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Joint Guild member screenings

We're glad to confirm that the popular Joint Guild Member Evening Screenings at Pinewood Studios' John Barry Theatre, will continue on in 2017. These screenings are strictly for guild members only, plus one guest. Places will need to be booked in advance…

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Working internationally

The Production Guild welcomes international partnerships to facilitate the exchange of information and new production opportunities, as well as to share creative insights across cultures and marketplaces.

Our Business Partners

The Production Guild works very closely with our Business Partners. They offer vital support to The Production Guild and its members through funding and sponsorship of our key services and events, as well as the ongoing sharing of knowledge and experience to ensure the UK stays at the centre of film and TV drama production.

Production Guild's Industry Partners

The Production Guild has over 100 affiliate companies who supply specialised services to the production industry. All of these companies have been approved by the Production Guild Board.

I find the Production Guild to be an invaluable resource in all stages of production, providing clarity on all manner of issues such as the latest info on HMRC advice, ranging from meal and petrol allowances to whether someone should be paid schedule D or not. I also find their members' database and availability service incredibly helpful when crewing up a new production.

Christine Healy, Head of Production - New Pictures. Production Consultant - Silent Witness, Undercover, Our Girl 2, Red Water

Latest News
Guy Ritchie to receive Raindance auteur award

Raindance Film Festival have announced that the iconic British filmmaker, Guy Ritchie will receive the festival’s annual Raindance Auteur Award, recognizing his achievements in filmmaking and ongoing contribution to the film industry. The award will…

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Rise in Bristol's TV & film production

New figures released by Bristol Film Office show that film and TV production in the city continued to rise last year, contributing £18.3 million to Bristol’s economy in 2016-17.In a year that saw a number of new series choose Bristol as their base,…

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Twickenham Studios celebrates 105th Birthday

On Tuesday 8th August 2017, Twickenham Studios celebrates its 5th birthday under new ownership led by businessman, Sunny Vohra. The date marks the success of the ‘Save Twickenham Studios’ campaign, run by COO Maria Walker, to rescue it from demolition.Having…

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