One third of the Nordisk Film & TV Fond´s budget is contributed by The Nordic Council of Ministers, one third by the five Nordic Film Institutes and one third by the sixteen other Financing Partners of the Fund. The financial contribution is subject to the renewable five-year Agreement between The Nordic Council of Ministers and the Fund´s Parties.
The parties are Danish Film Institute, DR, TV2 Denmark, Finnish Film Foundation, Yle, MTV Oy, Icelandic Film Centre, RUV, Sýn hf, Síminn, Norwegian Film Institute, NRK, TV2 Norway, Discovery Networks Norway, VGTV, Swedish Film Institute, SVT, TV 4, Discovery Networks Sweden, C More and NENT Group.
The Board is appointed by the Nordic Council of Ministers. It includes representatives of the Fund’s Parties, is composed of individuals who have insight into Nordisk Film & TV Fond's areas of work. At least two of the board members must have special expertise in the film industry, and at least two must have particular expertise in the television sector.
The Board consists of five members, one from each Nordic country, and their personal deputy board members. This is Nordisk Film & TV Fond's Board for the period 2020-2022:
Board of Directors
Lasse Saarinen (Chairperson)Finland
Ane Mandrup PedersenDenmark
Deputy Board Members
Rasmus Børja ØyenNorway
Statutes and Agreements
Nordisk Film & TV Fond operates according to its Statutes, laid down by The Nordic Council of Ministers in consultation with the Parties.