Mission, Vision, and Values

The National Film and Video Foundation is an agency of the Department of Sports, Arts and Culture that was created to ensure the equitable growth of South Africa's film and video industry.


Mission

To collaborate with all stakeholders to enable the development and promotion of a transformed and thriving audiovisual industry. 


Vision

To be a world-class development and funding agency committed to nurturing, promoting and protecting South Africa’s film and television industry. We harness the strength of South Africa’s diversity to transform our sector and deliver a flourishing audio-visual economy to the benefit of all. 

 

Values

Integrity, Respect, Equitable, Innovation, Collaborative, Service Centric and Professionalism

 

Objectives

 

      Increase the number of South African films and Previously Disadvantaged Individuals (PDIs) producing them

      Increase audience access to South African films

      Increase the number of people trained in the industry, particularly in areas of scarce skills

      Promote the South African Film Industry locally and internationally

      Promote social cohesion and the expression of the nation's stories through film

The National Film and Video Foundation is an agency of the Department of Sports, Arts and Culture that was created to ensure the equitable growth of South Africa's film and video industry.




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