"The EFP provides various opportunities to European films, producers and talents in a very competitive market where at the same time strengthens the collaboration among European countries. For the Greek Film Centre, EFP is a crucial partner in our effort to make Greek Cinema visible all around the world."
Facts & Figures (2017)
Population 10.75 million
Number of feature films produced 38
Number of documentaries produced 47
Number of co-productions maj. 13 / min. 10
Admissions 10.1 million
National market share 10%
Screens total 547
Greek Film Centre (GFC), a public benefit non-profit legal entity supervised by the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports, is the main institution that exercises cinematographic policy in Greece.
Its main goals are: a) The protection, support and development of film (co) production in Greece, b) The promotion and diffusion of Greek film (co) productions, both domestically and internationally, c) The promotion of Greece abroad as an appropriate location for filming cinematic and audiovisual productions, as well as the attraction of foreign cinematic and audiovisual productions in Greece, in general.
The GFC organizes and operates the following Directorates (based on the Law N.3905/2010):
a) Development and Production, b) Hellenic Film Commission, c) Promotion (Hellas Film), d) Financial and Administrative Support.
A self-contained Legal Department also operates in the GFC.
The Greek Film Centre is one of the 10 founding members of EFP.
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