Film Finance Corporation Australia

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Film Finance Corporation Australia
FormerlyAustralian Film Finance Corporation (1988–2002)
TypeGovernment-owned
IndustryFilm
Founded1988
Defunct2008

Film Finance Corporation Australia (FFC) was the Australian Government's principal agency for funding the production of film and television in Australia from 1988 to 2008. Once a wholly government-owned company, it was folded into a new agency, Screen Australia in 2008.

History[edit]

The Film Finance Corporation Australia was established in 1988, its inaugural chairman being Kim Williams.[1]

The operations of the FFC, Australian Film Commission, and Film Australia were merged as Screen Australia in July 2008.[2]

Description[edit]

The government's aim was to support film and television production by Australians for Australians.[3] The FFC funded feature films, mini-series, telemovies and documentaries.[4]

Filmography[edit]

The following films and TV programs were funded by the FFC:[4]

Films[edit]

Television[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kim Williams". ABC Radio National. 25 May 2015. Retrieved 27 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Who we are - About us". Screen Australia. 1 July 2008. Retrieved 27 December 2020.
  3. ^ "Appointment to Film Finance Corporation Australia Board". ParlInfo. 27 October 2005. Retrieved 27 December 2020.
  4. ^ a b Film Finance Corporation Australia at IMDb

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