The Ticino Film Commission (TFC) was founded in 2014 thanks to substantial public funding assured by the regional economic policy departments of the Republic and the Canton of Ticino. It is a non-profit organisation and committed solely to ensuring added value for all participants and for the cantonal territory as a whole.
Operational from 2014, it includes among its main objectives the promotion of the territory as a location for filming and any form of audio-visual production, attracting national and international productions, at the same time supporting the local audio-visual industry and contributing to the creation of new work opportunities for those in the local sector.
The Ticino Film Commission – Southern Switzerland Ticino Film Commission Sagl – is a non-profit company constituted under Swiss law, created and run by the Fondazione Ticino Film Commission.
The operational staff is composed by:
- Nicola Pini, Chairman, Management Board
- Nadia Dresti, Director
- Lisa Barzaghi, Operative and Event Manager
- Eva Ruffini, Commmunication Manager