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Film in Nova Scotia: We’re Open for Business!
Nova Scotia has been an in-demand location for regional and international filmmakers for decades. Our province has it all: unique locations, financial incentives, world-class crews, talented cast, and experienced production partners.
Nova Scotia’s Screen Industry: We Mean Business
Nova Scotia’s screen industry works for everyone – contributing over $180 million to Nova Scotia’s economy and generating economic spin-offs that benefit a diverse group of Nova Scotians and local businesses across the province.
In March 2022 the provincial government announced an investment of $8 million toward a soundstage that will increase the industry’s capacity, create more jobs and allow productions to continue year-round.
The deadline for applications is June 20th, 2022
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The deadline for applications is May 13, 2022
The government is investing $23 million to help Nova Scotia’s film industry grow sustainably and generate economic activity year-round.
Booming Nova Scotia film industry gets major funding boost
In the midst of the global pandemic, the comparatively low number of COVID-19 cases in Nova Scotia is helping attract film production to the province.
Screen Nova Scotia hosted its sixth annual awards gala on Friday, December 4th. Due to COVID-19, the event was held virtually, with all video packages available for viewing on Screen Nova Scotia’s Vimeo page (
The government is continuing the Nova Scotia Film and Television Production Incentive Fund for another five years, until 2025-26.
Nova Scotia is open for business