Spend more time working and less time shuffling paper with GreenSlate’s general ledger system and digital workflows.
The new standard for production accounting software.
Created by industry experts who know it best: production accountants
Our people-friendly technology makes storing, finding, handling, and routing documents more efficient and reduces errors. Accountants in the field can find information immediately on screen and drill down to easily access information. Our web-based digital paperless payroll and accounting workflows allows crew members to complete forms online using any device.
We fully support budget imports from Excel, Movie Magic, or Showbiz budgeting.
Intuitive, simple, and efficient GreenSlate accounting has everything you need to manage your full slate of productions. We provide a wide range of entertainment business services and create innovative digital software solutions to meet the financial needs of your production.
Easily access all your data. In real time. You can check account balances for all projects with one click and the Chart of Accounts and General Ledger update in real time.
Apply purchase orders to all AP transaction types including petty cash, prepaid cards, journal entries, and optional vendor coding.
Export any data or transactions to Excel or a single .iif QuickBooks file, including the Chart of Accounts, codes, etc.
Cut your data entry in half. Crew members can easily initiate and upload backup documents directly. Easily review, edit, approve, and commit to your cost report via mobile or desktop, and set up approval processes for your specific needs.
Easily attach scanned documents to transactions and access them anywhere—on set or off—directly from the general ledger.
Our all-in-one accounting solution provides true Chart of Accounts synchronization across all projects.
Quickly communicate the information you need at a consolidated or project level.
All the controls of a GAAP-based accounting system plus all the traditional production accounting controls. Easily analyze, summarize, and allocate faster.
Our team supports a variety of projects across the entertainment industry—film and television productions, new media, commercials, and live events—with client projects including Oscar 2018’s Best Supporting Actress Winner “I, Tonya,” Oscar 2017’s Best Picture Winner “Moonlight,” TBS’s “Search Party,” 2019 Spirit Award winners “First Reformed,” “You Were Never Really Here,” and “Sorry to Bother You,” as well as “Russian Doll,” “Queen & Slim,” and many more.
For more than ten years, production companies, emerging filmmakers, and experienced producers have partnered with GreenSlate for high-touch service and support, innovative technology, and industry expertise and experience. Whether your company or production team is looking for an enterprise solution, a full slate agreement or help with a single project, we’re here to provide the best service and technology to make running your business easier.
From pre-to-post production accounting, we’re here to help productions meet all their production accounting needs. Our expert teams have decades of experience with every aspect of production accounting, and we take a consultative approach and tailor our services to the needs of independent producers and production companies of all sizes.
Looking for a production accountant? We also maintain a national database of production accountants and track their availability.
Looking for career training to learn the software and skills required for your next production accounting job? We offer online courses and webinars too. Contact support at [email protected] to learn more.
Entertainment payroll and business services—health benefits, state tax incentives management, and payroll services—and tools like our intuitive and innovative digital software solutions, built for production accountants, by production accountants to help save production office finance professionals hours each day.
Products like our GreenSlate Visa® Prepaid Card can help simplify expense and budget management for all your non-payroll production spend. With transactions processed in real time, the GreenSlate Card is a better option than cash or credit, is fully integrated and managed within GreenSlate, and will virtually eliminate the need for petty cash.
From budget to delivery, GreenSlate’s technology, products, and services enable TV and film production teams to focus more on what they do best—making creative, inspiring content.
Please fill out our demo request form below or email us at [email protected].
With GreenSlate, generating New York State tax credit forms is an easy process that you can complete the requirements for directly from the GreenSlate Accounting Software (GSA). Read more to learn how to generate the required forms, including the Budget Cost Qualifier (BCQ), to earn tax incentives for your project’s expenses.
GreenSlate is committed to safeguarding the personal information we collect. We are SOC 2 Type 2 certified, and our application and platform are designed with the most stringent security protocols, which are independently verified to ensure the highest levels of security for customer data. We also adhere to rigorous development and deployment protocols so that the only downtime is your time.
With Eco Tracker, you’re able to measure the ecological footprint of your production, form by form. You’ll be able to view breakdowns and totals of all the paper, carbon, and water saved by using Greenslate as your payroll provider, as well as the amount of carbon you’ve prevented from entering the atmosphere. Basis for Eco Tracker calculations:
Making 88 sheets of 20# 8.5″x11″ releases 1 pound of CO2
1 sheet – 1 88th of a pound (0.01136363636 / pound)
1 pound = 0.0005 US tons
1 sheet of paper = 0.00005681818 tons / CO2
One tree can create 1 2/3 cartons or 16.67 reams of regular 8 1/2” x 11” copy paper
500 sheets per ream
8335 sheets per tree
1 sheet of paper = 0.00011318619 trees
1 sheet of paper takes 3 gallons of water to produce