The Lithuanian Film Centre coordinates national film production, administers state funds for the development of cinema field: organises film project tenders for state funding, consults applicants, administers partial funding of production and promotion, exercises control over the use and reporting of state funding, represents Lithuania in foreign and international organisations, and organises the work of the Film Council.

The Lithuanian Film Centre takes care of the promotion of cinema culture and purposeful cinema dissemination in the country and abroad, preservation of the Lithuanian film heritage, is responsible for Lithuanian film marketing, promotion of investments and attraction of the private capital, integration of new technologies in the promotion and screening of films, professional training of film creators, raising public awareness, and creation of the Lithuanian film database.