RUSSIAN CINEMA FUND
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RUSSIAN CINEMA FUND

RUSSIAN CINEMA FUND

Information

119435 MOSCOW, RUSSIA

Activity

Financial Institution

Film Commission

Film Fund

Description

In 1994 within the framework of preparation for World and Russian cinematography’s 100-anniversary celebration Committee of the Russian Federation for Cinematography triggered the setting-up of the Federal Fund for Social and Economic Support to National Cinematography. On January 16, 1995 Government of the Russian Federation issued a decree No. 44 on the setting-up the Fund and determined its main tasks as follows: · To promote social-economic programs in the area if national cinematography; · To provide financial support to national film production and distribution as well as cinema workers; · To raise international and foreign funds for Russian film production and distribution. The Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation dd. December 31, 2009 under No. 2115 “About the Federal Fund for Social and Economic Support to National Cinematography” confirmed new version of the Fund’s Charter, which extended its scope of functions enormously.