MFG Medien- und Filmgesellschaft is an institution of the State of Baden-Württemberg and Südwestrundfunk broadcaster. The aim of MFG is to promote film culture and the film industry and to promote the media and creative industry.
MFG operates as a state-wide centre of excellence. It is a public promoter of culture and economic development and provides targeted support measures to the industry, when required. The ‘film promotion’ sector focuses on project funding, whereas the ‘creative’ sector focuses on networking and mediation for the media and creative industry.
MFG works with its shareholders to provide supervision and advice for projects relating to digital culture, media competence, open source and online state projects and university cooperation agreements.