National Film Institute

The beauty of film is that it is part of everything in life. We can work with all institutions within the country to bring their stories to the whole population.
Newly Renovate National Film Insitute Office
Newly Renovated National Film Institute office after 10 years

National Film Institute is responsible for:

• Creatng awareness of the richness of Papua
New Guinea culture through film;

• Encouraging the making of Papua New
Guinea documentary films;

• Producing films with Papua New Guinean
content and perspective;

• Developing film as a tool for purposes of
cultural educaton;

• Promo?ng Papua New Guinea Arts and Culture
locally and abroad through film;

• Helping to establish a commercial film
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New set of Apple Mac Desktop for Film editing
After and almost ten years we finally have our brand new Apple Mac Desktop and new mic set system to record and shoot film.

Our Mission

The Overall mission of the National Film Institute is to produce films documenting PNG’s rich and diverse cultural heritage, and to actively engage in fostering the growth of a Melanesian Film and Culture Industry.

Our Vision

Making Papua New Guinea a Beautiful country by preserving our cultural heritage to retain our identity, whilst educating the masses well enough to end corruption, uphold Human Rights and becoming self-reliant.

What we do here in NFI?

  • Documentary Filmmaking
  • News Coverage
  • Camera Work
  • Video Editing
  • Digitizing
  • Sound recording
  • DVD Burning – Authoring/Duplication
  • PNG Filmmaking Visa Work


The mission of the PNG Film & Television Archives is to collect, digitize, restore and preserve  Papua New Guinea’s moving images for posterity. In the Vault we have PNG’s National Heritage Collection. The oldest film is from the 1900’s and the most recent one.



The Beauty of Film is that it is part of everything in Life. We can work with all Institutions Within the country to bring their Stories to the whole population.

- National Film Institute

Want to know about our work or
talk about a project? Contact us below!

Contact us

+675 532 2897
+675 323 5111

Goroka, Eastern Highland, Papua New Guinea