` Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) `

Functions and Powers


1.   To establish and implement a Cinema Evaluation System

2.   To develop and implement an incentive reward system for producers based on merit to encourage the production of quality films

3.   To establish, organize, operate and maintain local and international film festivals, exhibitions and similar activities

4.   Institutionalize a One-Stop-Shop System for Foreign Film / Television Production

5.   To encourage and undertake activities that will promote the growth and development of the local film industry; promote its participation in both domestic and foreign markets; develop and promote programs to enhance the skills and expertise of Filipino talents necessary for quality film production

6.   To acquire, manage and hold such real and personal properties as maybe necessary to carry out the purposes and objectives of RA 9167 to invest funds and other assets in such activities or undertakings that shall directly and indirectly promote the development of the film industry

7.   To ensure the establishment of a film archive

8.   To prescribe the procedures for the exercise of its powers and functions as well as the performance of its duties and responsibilities


Film Development Council of the Philippines