REPUBLIC OF TURKEY MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND TOURISM GENERAL DIRECTORATE OF CINEMA

Supports to the Cinema Industry

Support given to the Cinema Sector

Directorate General of Cinema has supported 379 feature films by 108.834.646 Turkish Liras (TL) since 2005. As a result, the number of new productions has increased: The number of Turkish films which was 27 in 2005 increased to 139 in 2015, reaching a record level.

31 of the 139 Turkish films released in 2015 were supported by our Ministry.

The increase in the number of new productions by the support of our Ministry and the increase in the production of qualified films which receive awards in international film festivals, indicate that Turkish Cinema takes firm steps to become a global brand. 

2005-2015 Support Given to Feature Films (TL)


The Directorate General of Cinema supports the projects for production of documentary films, short films and animation films, for research-development and script-dialogue writing.

199 projects were supported by 4.417.000 TL in 2015.


2005-2015 Support Given to  Animations, Documentary, Short Films, Scripts  (TL)