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  Marie Comeau has been appointed as chair of the board of the
  Nova Scotia Film Development Corporation, effective
  immediately, Economic Renewal Minister Robbie Harrison
  announced today.
  Ms. Comeau is a member of the Acadian community in Digby
  County and serves as vice-president of the Conseil Culturel
  Acadien de la Nouvelle Ecosse, director of the Nova Scotia
  Acadian Federation and for the past two years has served on
  the board of the Nova Scotia Film Development Corporation.
  She is also extensively involved in women's issues and says
  she would like to see more women involved in the film
  "The appointment of Digby's Marie Comeau emphasizes the
  provincial nature of the film industry and a commitment to
  represent all areas of the province in a growing sector of
  our economy," Mr. Harrison said.
  The Nova Scotia Film Development Corporation is the
  provincial Crown corporation that invests in film and video
  produced in the province and provides location services to
  out of province producers.
  Contact: Linda Laffin          902-424-6810
           Marie Comeau          902-769-3222
           John Wesley Chisholm  902-424-7177
  trp                      Dec. 15, 1995