About Us
  • Our Vision

    We are committed to mobilize local creative talent to develop Sri Lanka's cinema industry to be in par with world standards.

  • Our Mission

    To take all measures to protect, safeguard, develop & promote the Sri Lankan cinema as well as the national film industry as an integral part of social, economic and cultural life of our country.

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Madame Sirimavo Ratwatte Dias Bandaranaike who founded The State Film Corporation of Sri Lanka for the development of the Sri Lanka film industry by a special act of parliament on 21 January 1972 during her term of office as Prime Minister of the Republic of Sri Lanka from 1970 to 1977

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ACT

PARLIAMENT OF CEYLON 2 ND SESSION 1971 - 72

STATE FILM CORPORATION ACT, NO 47 OF 1971 AMENDED BY ACT NO 45 OF 1980

Mahinda Rajapaksa

A Cinema, which can make Sri Lanka, the wonder of Asia and World!

"Cinema artistes, technicians, producers and the industry will be given technical and professional assistance to create artistically and culturally high valued cinematic creations which can promote Sri Lanka to the world and enrich the lives of our own people with high mental and spiritual qualities thus create a society of people who are intelligent, discerning and progressive looking"

'Mahinda Chinthana'
His Excellency Mahinda Rajapaksa
President of Sri Lanka

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Minister's Message

We have the will and the strength to revive the film Industry in Sri Lanka. Let's face the challenges with determination and courage.

Let's face the challenges with determination and courage.

Dr. Keheliya Rambukwella
Minister of Mass Media and Information

Dr. Charitha Herath
Secretary of Mass Media and Information






Mr. Jayantha Dharmadasa
Chairman National Film Corporation of Sri Lanka

OBJECTIVES
  • Improve the infrastructure of film production
  • Modernize and upgrade the cinema theaters to uplift the cinema industry
  • Promote the development of film importation and distribution process to safeguard the cinema industry
  • Modernize the studio facilities to provide better services.
  • Create new spaces to promote cinematographic culture
BOARD OF DIRECTORS

MR. JAYANTHA DHARMADASA

CHAIRMAN
NATIONAL FILM CORPORATION OF SRI LANKA 303, BAUDDHALOKA MAWATHA COLOMBO 07

MR. H.A. RANASINGHE

WORKING DIRECTOR

NATIONAL FILM CORPORATION OF SRI LANKA

COLOMBO -07.

PROF.ARIYARATHNA ATHUGALA

DIRECTOR GENERAL OF GOVERNMENT INFORMATION,

DEPARTMENT OF GOVERNMENT INFORMATION,

NO:163, KIRULAPONE AVENUE, POLHENGODA, COLOMBO-05.

MR.SAMANTHA WALIWERIYA

DIRECTOR GENERAL ,

SRI LANKA BROADCASTING COR.,

COLOMBO -07.

MR. WIJITH KANUGALA

DIRECTOR
DEPARTMENT OF CULTURAL AFFAIRS
SETHSIRIPAYA, BATTARAMULLA

PROF. ROLAND ABEYPALA

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY,

FACULTY OF EDUCATION,

UNIVERSITY OF COLOMBO,

COLOMBO-03.

DR. PRANEETH ABEYSUNDARA

HEAD,

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY & ANTHOROPOLOGY,

UNIVERSITY OF SRI JAYAWARDENEPURA, GANGODAWILA, NUGEGODA.

MR. TISSA LIYANASURIYA

SENIOR FILM DIRECTOR

MR. V. VAMADEVAN

SENIOR CINEMATOGRAPHER

MS. J. C. WALIGAMAGE

ADDITIONAL DIRECTOR GENERAL DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC FINANCE,

GENERAL TREASURY,

COLOMBO 01.

MS. WATHSALA WICKRAMAARACHCHIATTORNEY - AT - LAW

SECRETARY TO THE BOARD

NATIONAL FILM CORPORATION,

303, BAUDDHALOKA MAWATHA, COLOMBO 07.