The Commission as a body created by Kenya government to develop and promote the equitable growth of the Kenyan film industry. The Commission facilitates funding opportunities to the development, production and marketing of Kenyan film content, as well as for the development of Kenyan talent and production businesses.

Access to funding is one of the challenges that have been highlighted by the film industry stakeholders as needing both long and short term solutions. The commission has the mandate to facilitate funding of film projects and would like to explore the establishment and implementation of a film fund.