Make your next film in Nova Scotia – we’re open for business! Productions filming in Nova Scotia are eligible for funding from the Nova Scotia Film & Television Production Incentive Fund, administered by Nova Scotia Business Inc.
Health & Safety Guidelines for the NS screen industry can be found HERE. To view a full list of productions filmed in Nova Scotia, please click HERE. For a list of NSBI funded projects for 2019, click HERE.
For an up-to-date list of productions that are currently shooting in Nova Scotia, please see the list below.
Writer / Director: Stephanie Clattenburg
Producers: Marc Tetreault & Jason Levangie, Shut Up & Colour Pictures
Shoot dates: May – June 2019
Synopsis: 17-year-old Carly initiates a furtive relationship with her best friend’s dad Wayne. When he attempts to end the affair, Carly reveals their secret, causing Wayne’s world to implode and changing her life forever.
Producer: Nancy Urich, Cut / Off / Tail
Director: Seth Smith
Writer: Darcy Spidle
Tout Simplement Country is a music variety series that features Canada’s best French Country music recording artists. The series is hosted by country music star Guylaine Tanguay and filmed at Alderney Landing in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. More info HERE.
Producers: Ocean Entertainment
Broadcaster: Discovery Canada
Synopsis: Bad Chad Customs chronicles this master builder and his tight-knit team who turn metal from the junkyards into award-winning cars. Read more HERE.
Rich Francis has one goal in life: to reinvent Aboriginal cuisine. In WILD GAME, we join Rich as he visits First Nations communities across Canada to hunt for and gather the best ingredients nature has to offer. The end result? Imaginative, improvised indigenous cooking that combines traditional practices with modern methods – storytelling for a new age through the lens of First Nations cuisine.
Producer: Ocean Entertainment
Format: 10 x 1 hour series
Shoot dates: May – August 2019
Synopsis: The great outdoors aren’t always so great. In fact, the woods are filled with mysteries that sometimes cannot be explained. These are the true accounts of people who ventured deep into the forest only to come screaming out with stories that defy reality.
Producer: David Macleod, Two East Productions / Cineflix
Writer: Michael Amos
PM: Ginny Duzak
Broadcaster: Super Channel (Canada) / WGN (America) / Hulu (America)
Starring: Ryan Robbins (Arrow, The Killing), Alex Paxton-Beesley (The Strain)
Filming: May – July 2018 in Nova Scotia (various locations)
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Production Company: RT Features and A24
Producers: Mike Volpe & Georgina Neville, Topsail Entertainment
Director: Robert Eggers
PM: Shauna Hatt
Filming: April – May 2018 in Yarmouth and Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
Starring: Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson
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