Basic information of the sector

The jurisdiction of the Ministry in the field of film art is:

  • Promote sustainable development and competitiveness of the film industry of Latvia;
  • To promote audiovisual creative work and accessibility and dissemination of audiovisual heritage in Latvia and in the world;
  • To coordinate participation of the film industry in the European support programs for the film industry;
  • To register film producers, distributors and distribution sites as well as according to jurisdiction to perform supervision and control of the film distribution sector;
  • To develop a data base of the film industry;
  • To maintain, manage and develop museum collection in the field of Latvian audiovisual culture as part of the National museum collection; 
  • To carry out scientific research of the museum collection in the field of audiovisual culture of Latvia;
  • To carry out educational work and inform different target audiences about the audiovisual culture of Latvia;
  • To ensure that the museum collection in the field of Latvian audiovisual culture would be accessible to the community.

Contacts:
State Agency “National Film Centre of Latvia”
National Film Centre of Latvia
Peitavas iela10/12, Riga, LV1050
Tel: +371 67358878
Fax: +371 67358878
nfce-pasta simbolsnfc.gov.lv
www.nfc.lv

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