Formulate and implement policies and programs to upgrade the craft of filmmaking.
Encourage the production of films for commercial purposes intended for public entertainment that seek to enhance the quality of life, examine the human and social condition and contribute to the nobility and dignity of the human spirit.
Maximize the country's comparitive advantage as a location site for international movie and television making to generate income, promote tourism and enhance the image of the country abroad.
Republic Act No. 9167 - An act creating the Film Development Council of the Philippines, defining its powers and functions, appropriating funds therefor, and for other purposes.