Finland

Funding bodies

Fund Goal

The MEDIA sub-programme of Creative Europe supports the EU film and audiovisual industries financially in the development, distribution and promotion of their work. It helps to launch projects with a European dimension and nurtures new technologies; it enables European films and audiovisual works including...

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To promote film and TV productions of high quality in the five Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden)

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To encourage co-operation between professionals working in different countries by providing financial support to European co-productions.

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AVEK is: 1) a promoter of independent audiovisual productions focusing on documentary films, short films and short animations; 2) the most significant promoter of media art in Finland with a budget of approximately 400 000 €; 3) the support of further education of professionals on audiovisual fields,...

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Fund Goal

To promote high quality, versatile and unique Finnish Film

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The production incentive is a 25% cash rebate for production costs in Finland. This is intended to increase international interest in Finland as a production location and to promote the development, growth, and internationalization of Finnish companies.

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Film Commissions

Joensuu

The East Finland Film Commission functions as a single point of contact for local, national and international productions.

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Helsinki

Film Finland is a network of Finnish regional film commissions aiming at creating the Finnish national film commission. The Film Finland network welcomes films, commercials and television productions to shoot in Finland's magnificent northern European landscapes and to make use of the country's high...

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Rovaniemi

With its rough, untouched nature Finnish Lapland provides a unique outdoor studio for TV and feature film productions. Breathtaking landscapes combined with professional, hands-on production services make Finnish Lapland a safe and welcoming filming location. The mission of Finnish Lapland Film Commission...

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Oulu

The North Finland Film Commission serves production teams by offering local expertise and reliable co-operation network in the Northern Finland. The NFFC is a reliable long-term partner, providing you with film commission services based on the one-stop principle. We serve domestic and international...

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Turku

As part of the regional development center, WFFC gives production companies easy access to all the services of the public sector and direct contacts to over 17 000 companies in the area. WFFC also has a production fund, offers studio and production office facilities, free parking and shooting permits...

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Coproduction treaties

Professional Associations

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