Productions

Nova Scotia has a long history of producing critically acclaimed and award-winning feature films, television series, documentaries and animation.

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.

Nova Scotia is home to world-class crews, talented cast, experienced production partners, and state of the art post-production facilities. Visit Nova Scotia to see why these award-winning, highly skilled and professional technicians are in demand across the country and around the world. Explore Screen Nova Scotia’s online membership directory HERE for contact information, credits, and other details. We’re also happy to provide information on potential production partners, service providers, and unions and guilds, to help you quickly become familiar with the logistics of Nova Scotia’s screen industry.

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.

 

Epix; TV Series

Chapelwaite

Upcoming

Production Company: Epix Productions
Nova Scotia Production Company: Magic Rock Productions
Showrunners: Jason and Peter Filardi
Filming in: Nova Scotia
Staring: Adrien Brody, Emily Hampshire
Read more: Deadline

Entertainment One ; TV Series

Feudal

Upcoming

Production Companies: eOne, Six Eleven Media
Broadcaster: CBC
Showrunner: Sherri Elwood
Filming in: Nova Scotia

Feudal is a new one-hour dramedy series that tells the story of a dysfunctional clan of half-siblings battling for control of the family business, The Moonshine, a ramshackle summer resort on the South Shore of Nova Scotia. It’s an epic tale of lust, legacy and lobster, set against the backdrop of financial hardship, insane tourists, small town intrigue and a long-buried secret that threatens to annihilate the family once and for all.

Rebel Road Films; Feature Film

Wildhood

In Production

Director/Writer: Bretten Hannam
Producer: Gharrett Paon (Rebel Road Films)
Shooting in: Nova Scotia

Prometheus Entertainment ; TV Series

The Curse of Oak Island, Season 8

In Production

Broadcaster: History Channel
Production Company: Prometheus Entertainment
NS Service Production Company: Tell Tale Entertainment

Picture Plant ; Feature Film

Dawn, Her Dad & the Tractor

Upcoming

Director/Writer: Shelley Thompson
Producer: Terry Greenlaw (Picture Plant)
Filming in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia
Starring: Rob Well, Amy Groening

Fox / Hulu; Feature Film

Books of Blood

Wrapped

Production Companies: Fox / Hulu
Nova Scotia Production Company: Magic Rock Productions
Director: Brannon Braga
Filming in: Dartmouth, Windsor
Read more: Deadline, Hollywood Reporter

IoM Media; TV Series

This Hour Has 22 Minutes, Season 27

Wrapped

Production Company: IoM Media
Broadcaster: CBC
PM: Siobhan Kennedy-Cameron
Filming in: Halifax, Dartmouth

Universal / Amblin Partners; Feature Film

The Good House

Wrapped

Starring: Kevin Kline and Sigourney Weaver
Directed by: Maya Forbes (The Polka King) and Emmy winner Wally Wolodarsky (Seeing Other People).
Produced by: Amblin Partners
Producers: The Irishman producers Jane Rosenthal and Berry Welsh will produce the pic, along with Oscar nominee Aaron Ryder (Arrival) of FilmNation Entertainment.
Nova Scotia Producer: Ginny Duzak
Filming in: Dartmouth, Chester
Read more: Hollywood Reporter, Deadline, Variety

DHX Media; TV Series

Diggstown, Season 2

Wrapped

Production Company: WaterStar Entertainment (Karen Wentzell)
Showrunner: Floyd Kane
Broadcaster: CBC
PM: Elizabeth Guilford
Read more HERE.

Sony Pictures Entertainment; MOW

Untitled Chris Watts Story

Wrapped

Broadcaster: Lifetime / A&E Networks
Production Company: Sony Pictures Entertainment
NS Service Production Company: Magic Rock Productions

Sony Pictures Entertainment ; MOW

Captive

Wrapped

Broadcaster: Lifetime / A&E Networks
Production Company: Sony Pictures Entertainment
NS Service Production Company: Magic Rock Productions
Read more in Deadline: NXIVM Sex Cult Movie Set At Lifetime With Catherine Oxenberg Producing; Peter Facinelli & Andrea Roth To Star

Netflix; TV Series

Locke and Key

Wrapped

A Netflix Original Series (10 x 1 hour)
Synopsis: After their father’s gruesome murder, three siblings move into a house with magical keys that grant them powers. Adapted from the comics by Joe Hill.