"Storytelling in Albania is as old as Balkan itself. As we have contributed with our folklore, literature, music and visual arts, we want to continue our contribution with our movies, talents, with our movie professionals, with our country, and with our ancient and new history. We see EFP as a gate to enter the world modern film industry."
Facts & Figures (2018)
Population 2.9 m
(financed films for 2018)
Number of feature movies (minority co-production) 6
Number of short movies 8
Number of documentaries produced 5
Number of animated films produced 4
Screens total 25
Film Festivals 5
Major national film fund Albanian National Center of Cinematography
The Albanian National Center of Cinematography (ANCC) was created in 1997 and is the only governmental national institution that finances, encourages and promotes Albania's film production.From 1997 till today (21 years) ANCChas financed 319 films.
Only in the last 4 years (2015-2018) have been financed 135 films
Since its creation 1997 till today (21 years) have been financed 90 feature movies
Only in the last 4 years (2015-2018) have been financed 56 feature movies
1997 – 2014 (17 years) have been financed 34 feature movies
2015 – 2018 (4 years) have been financed 56 feature movies
The ANCC actively encourages Albanian filmmakers in developing international co-productions in order to enhance cooperation and distribution.
The ANCC has been a member of EFP since 2010.
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