Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI) announced two newly approved productions through the Nova Scotia Film and Television Production Incentive Fund today, July 19.
Hinchinbrook, a documentary produced by Horse Sense Films Inc., has been approved for a funding commitment of $145,468 based on eligible Nova Scotia expenditure of $469,250.
Trailer Park Boys Season 11, a television series produced by Sunnyvale Productions 11 Inc., has been approved for a funding commitment of $1,418,003 based on eligible Nova Scotia expenditure of $4,574,205.
To read an interview on the Hinchinbrook documentary, go to www.nsbi.ca/articles .
As funding commitments are approved details will be available on the NSBI website at www.nsbi.ca/filmfunding .
— 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 a commitment letter which can be used for bank financing. When the applicant enters the official incentive agreement, the agreement can also be used for the financing process
— once a 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
To learn more about the application process, eligible costs and guidelines, go to Nova Scotia Film and Television Production Incentive Fund at www.nsbi.ca .