WFFC - Services and Financing

WFFC offers film production companies a uniquely beautiful production environment close to the densest archipelago in the world, in a medieval city milieu. In addition to stunning locations and a vast range of services, the city of Turku offers the know-how and resources of an internationally acknowledged film and animation academy. The Arts Academy at Turku University of Applied Sciences collaborates with the film commission and provides productions with trainees of various skillsets.
Our one-stop-shopping principle helps producers meet even the highest requirements of any production.

The WFFC is located in Turku and works within Turku Science Park. The WFFC is a member of the AFCI (The Association of Film Commissioners International).

SERVICES

The WFFC is a service provider for film, television and commercial production companies. We do our very best
to match your every need. Our services include:
• Finding studio and production facilities
• Helping with transportation, catering and accommodation
• Location scouting and shooting permits
• Information and recruiting of local film professionals and assistants
• Information on local production companies and facilities
• Information on renting production equipment

FINANCING

International co-productions with a Finnish co-producer can apply for financial support from The Finnish Film Foundation, AVEK - The Promotion Centre for Audio-visual Culture and regional film funds.

For more information please visit: www.ses.fi, www.kopiosto.fi/avek

For West Finland Film Commission funding, please contact: teija.raninen(at)turku.fi.