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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 5911


  • Section: J - Information and communication
  • Division: 59 - Motion picture, video and television programme production, sound recording and music publishing activities
  • Group: 591 - Motion picture, video and television programme activities
  • Class: 5911 - Motion picture, video and television programme production activities

Explanatory note

This class includes:
- production of motion pictures, videos, television programmes or television commercials

This class excludes:
- film duplicating (except reproduction of motion picture film for theatrical distribution) as well as reproduction of audio and video tapes, CDs or DVDs from master copies, see 1820
- wholesale of recorded video tapes, CDs, DVDs, see 4649
- retail trade of video tapes, CDs, DVDs, see 4762
- post-production activities, see 5912
- reproduction of motion picture film for theatrical distribution, see 5912
- sound recording and recording of books on tape, see 5920
- creating a complete television channel programme, see 6020
- television broadcasting, see 6020
- film processing other than for the motion picture industry, see 7420
- activities of personal theatrical or artistic agents or agencies, see 7490
- renting of video tapes, DVDs to the general public, see 7722
- real-time (i.e. simultaneous) closed captioning of live television performances, meetings, conferences, etc., see 8299
- activities of own account actors, cartoonists, directors, stage designers and technical specialists, see 9000

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