Sudbury is becoming a film
production hotspot and the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund (NOHFC) is part of the
Montefiore Films received
$644,058 from NOHFC for its latest production, Cas & Dylan, a Jason
Priestley-directed feature film production that's now creating about 50 jobs
for local residents working as extras, crew and production staff.
Over the last two years,
NOHFC has dumped almost $5 million into Sudbury for film and television
Shooting Star Media
received $880,366 for its film, Split Decision; First Generation Films pocketed
$470,000 for The Lesser Blessed; Black Walk Corp. grabbed $1 million for its
television production of Dark Rising, Savage Tales of Summer Vale; Film Works
International garnered $966,948 for its film, the Riverbank; and Vortex Words +
Pictures received $1 million for The Truth.