News release

Film Productions Announced

Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI) announced three newly approved productions through the Nova Scotia Film and Television Production Incentive Fund today, Feb 11.

Comedy feature film, The Tufts, produced by The Tufts Productions Inc., has been approved for a funding commitment of $35,473 based on eligible Nova Scotia expenditure of $122,322.

Documentary, Isle Madame, produced by Tell Tale Media Inc., has been approved for a funding commitment of $147,870 based on eligible Nova Scotia expenditure of $477,000.

Documentary TV Series, Slainte Season 3, produced by Slainte 3 Productions Limited, has been approved for a funding commitment of $227,200 based on eligible Nova Scotia expenditure of $710,000.

More details about productions approved for incentives through the Nova Scotia Film and Television Production Incentive Fund are available on the NSBI website at http://www.nsbi.ca/filmfunding .

Quick Facts:

  • the fund applies to eligible costs such as labour, goods or services purchased from a Nova Scotia-based supplier
  • when an application is approved, NSBI issues an incentive agreement which can be used for the financing process
  • when the production is approved for a funding commitment, the funds are placed in reserve
  • when the production is complete the applicant submits a final claim to NSBI for processing and disbursement
  • all applications and claims are processed and approved by NSBI

Additional Resources:

For more about the application process for the Nova Scotia Film and Television Production Incentive Fund, eligible costs and guidelines, go to http://www.nsbi.ca

For more information on Tell Tale Productions Inc., see: http://www.telltale.tv/

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