Nova Scotia Business Inc. announced two newly approved productions through the Nova Scotia Film and Television Production Incentive Fund today, March 8.
The documentary Body Language Decoded, produced by Body Language Films Inc., has received a funding commitment of $134,421.
The television pilot Mi’kmaw Customary Law Circle, produced by Houston Productions Inc., has received a funding commitment of $15,492.
More information on the incentive fund can be found 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 and 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 .